Verisign Inc (NASDAQ:VRSN)

Verisign is paying a $3 cash dividend to shareholders. Verisign began trading ex-dividend on 12/16. The adjusted closing price for 12/15 is $34.01.
138.68
Delayed Data
As of Jun 22
 -1.64 / -1.17%
Today’s Change
92.13
Today|||52-Week Range
145.57
+21.18%
Year-to-Date
Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VRSN through the 95.39% of the outstanding shares that they control. This interest is also higher than at almost any other company in the Internet Software/Services industry. Last, during the quarter ended March 2018, these large investors purchased a net $5.1 million shares.
Other institutional48.48%
Mutual fund holders46.91%
Individual stakeholders14.85%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

Latest Institutional Activity

3/31/2018AMERICAN CENTURY INVESTMENT MANA...  Bought 751.5 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
3/31/2018THREE BAYS CAPITAL LP  Bought 379.6 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
3/31/2018HENDERSON GLOBAL INVESTORS LTD.  Bought 369.1 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc

Top 10 Owners of Verisign Inc

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investm...10.52%12,952,7451,689,556,05800.00%
Capital Research & Management Co....8.91%10,962,4081,429,936,500-1,287,292-10.51%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.6.81%8,381,5981,093,295,643-76,375-0.90%
Renaissance Technologies LLC5.63%6,926,876903,541,705+100,822+1.48%
Wellington Management Co. LLP5.28%6,497,356847,515,117-149,170-2.24%
BlackRock Fund Advisors4.49%5,526,877720,925,836-272,708-4.70%
D. E. Shaw & Co. LP3.41%4,198,158547,607,730-209,063-4.74%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.3.00%3,692,196481,610,046-262,573-6.64%
Principal Global Investors LLC2.75%3,384,576441,484,093-51,786-1.51%
Columbia Management Investment Ad...2.63%3,239,018422,497,508+321,595+11.02%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Verisign Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
American Funds American Balanced ...3.49%4,300,000560,892,000-1,000,000-18.87%
American Funds Insurance Series -...2.55%3,140,000409,581,60000.00%
Principal Investors - Mid Cap Fun...1.87%2,304,731300,629,112-17,283-0.74%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.68%2,061,786268,939,366+10,146+0.49%
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund1.61%1,986,760259,152,974+7,418+0.37%
American Funds New Perspective Fu...1.59%1,959,944255,655,095-1,309,900-40.06%
Hartford Mid Cap Fund1.54%1,900,314247,876,958+20,167+1.07%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.40%1,717,978224,093,050+229,208+15.40%
First Trust Dow Jones Internet In...1.33%1,640,821214,028,691+9,079+0.56%
Vanguard Windsor I Fund1.30%1,595,802208,156,413+3,560+0.22%