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.
56.81
Data as of Jan 23
 +0.61 / +1.09%
Today’s Change
46.45
Today|||52-Week Range
62.48
-0.33%
Year-to-Date
Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VRSN through the 116.22% of the outstanding shares that they control. This interest is also higher than at almost any other company in the Internet Software/Services industry.
Mutual fund holders60.04%
Other institutional56.18%
Individual stakeholders14.68%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

Latest Institutional Activity

12/31/2014ACADIAN ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC  Bought 362.2 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
10/31/2014T. ROWE PRICE ASSOCIATES, INC.  Bought 93.2 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
12/31/2014BC INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT CORP.  Bought 76.5 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc

Top 10 Owners of Verisign Inc

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
Capital Research & Management Co....13.24%16,027,044913,541,508+800,000+5.25%
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investm...10.72%12,985,000740,145,00000.00%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.10.26%12,421,020707,998,140+93,181+0.76%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.7.31%8,856,447504,817,479-303,566-3.31%
Capital Research & Management Co....5.27%6,380,400363,682,80000.00%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.54%5,500,565313,532,205-315,835-5.43%
BlackRock Fund Advisors3.98%4,821,190274,807,830-761,473-13.64%
Renaissance Technologies LLC3.66%4,432,976252,679,632-148,100-3.23%
Capital Guardian Trust Co.3.39%4,103,575233,903,775-358,670-8.04%
D. E. Shaw & Co. LP2.85%3,453,880196,871,160-337,386-8.90%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Verisign Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
American Funds New Perspective Fu...6.67%8,077,444460,414,30800.00%
American Funds American Balanced ...4.46%5,400,000307,800,000+400,000+8.00%
T Rowe Price Mid Cap Growth Fund4.13%5,000,000285,000,00000.00%
American Funds Growth Fund of Ame...3.92%4,745,000270,465,00000.00%
American Funds Insurance Series -...2.21%2,675,000152,475,000+400,000+17.58%
Principal Investors - Mid Cap Fun...1.93%2,338,592133,299,744+61,373+2.70%
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund1.79%2,161,272123,192,504-31,505-1.44%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.71%2,070,671118,028,247-38,746-1.84%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF1.09%1,319,75675,226,092+102,642+8.43%
T Rowe Price Science & Technology...1.00%1,213,80069,186,600+108,300+9.80%

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