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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 4:00pm ET
 +1.54 / +1.94%
Today’s Change
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Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VRSN through the 125.90% 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 June 2016, these large investors purchased a net $107.2 thousand shares.
Mutual fund holders68.32%
Other institutional57.58%
Individual stakeholders16.91%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2016FIRST QUADRANT LP  Bought 154.6 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
9/30/2016ACADIAN ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC  Bought 39.2 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
9/30/2016NEW MEXICO EDUCATIONAL RETIREMEN...  Bought 8.3 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc

Top 10 Owners of Verisign Inc

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.16.26%17,359,4291,358,201,725-719,070-3.98%
Capital Research & Management Co....12.98%13,854,3741,083,966,222+3,761+0.03%
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investm...12.13%12,952,7451,013,422,769-32,255-0.25%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.7.85%8,376,777655,399,032+65,235+0.78%
BlackRock Fund Advisors5.13%5,477,642428,570,710+716,810+15.06%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.05%4,319,761337,978,101-182,945-4.06%
Renaissance Technologies LLC3.82%4,081,176319,311,210-83,124-2.00%
Capital Research & Management Co....3.52%3,756,033293,872,022-49,504-1.30%
D. E. Shaw & Co. LP3.17%3,379,123264,382,584-150,644-4.27%
Columbia Management Investment Ad...3.05%3,257,604254,874,937+106,799+3.39%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Verisign Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
American Funds New Perspective Fu...5.29%5,646,744441,801,25100.00%
American Funds American Balanced ...4.68%5,000,000391,200,00000.00%
T Rowe Price Mid Cap Growth Fund4.22%4,500,000352,080,000-500,000-10.00%
T Rowe Price Growth Stock Fund4.02%4,287,296335,438,039-311,184-6.77%
American Funds Insurance Series -...2.81%3,000,000234,720,00000.00%
American Funds Growth Fund of Ame...2.53%2,699,132211,180,08800.00%
Principal Investors - Mid Cap Fun...2.17%2,318,252181,380,036-12,800-0.55%
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund1.93%2,063,474161,446,206-9,524-0.46%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.77%1,884,263147,424,737+41,140+2.23%
JPMorgan Large Cap Growth Fund1.28%1,367,100106,961,90400.00%