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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.
Delayed Data
As of Jun 26
 -0.40 / -0.43%
Today’s Change
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Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VRSN through the 124.17% 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 2017, these large investors purchased a net $2.0 million shares.
Mutual fund holders67.79%
Other institutional56.39%
Individual stakeholders17.90%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

3/31/2017D. E. SHAW & CO. LP  Bought 857.4 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
3/31/2017WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT CO. LLP  Bought 852.4 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
3/31/2017GOLDMAN SACHS ASSET MANAGEMENT L...  Bought 724.5 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc

Top 10 Owners of Verisign Inc

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.13.09%13,283,4531,197,636,122-1,033,474-7.22%
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investm...12.76%12,952,7451,167,819,48900.00%
Capital Research & Management Co....12.63%12,815,6401,155,458,102+26,301+0.21%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.8.37%8,489,961765,454,884+58,352+0.69%
BlackRock Fund Advisors4.93%5,003,044451,074,447+363,104+7.83%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.09%4,149,399374,109,814+326+0.01%
D. E. Shaw & Co. LP4.09%4,145,690373,775,410+857,425+26.08%
Renaissance Technologies LLC4.05%4,104,376370,050,540-159,000-3.73%
Wellington Management Co. LLP3.75%3,807,534343,287,265+852,438+28.85%
Principal Global Investors LLC3.23%3,281,792295,886,367-2,886-0.09%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Verisign Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
American Funds American Balanced ...5.42%5,500,000495,880,000+5,500,000--
T Rowe Price Mid Cap Growth Fund3.45%3,500,000315,560,000+3,500,000--
American Funds New Perspective Fu...3.22%3,269,844294,809,135+3,269,844--
American Funds Insurance Series -...3.15%3,200,000288,512,000+3,200,000--
T Rowe Price Growth Stock Fund2.95%2,989,080269,495,453+2,989,080--
Principal Investors - Mid Cap Fun...2.34%2,373,200213,967,712+2,373,200--
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund2.10%2,127,676191,831,268+20,020+0.95%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...2.04%2,071,845186,797,545+118,217+6.05%
Hartford Mid Cap Fund1.82%1,848,363166,648,408+30,298+1.67%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.43%1,447,402130,497,764+80,475+5.89%