Data as of Dec 22
 -0.28 / -8.43%
Today’s Change
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Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VVUS through the 68.58% of the outstanding shares that they control. This interest is also higher than at almost any other company in the Pharmaceuticals: Other industry.
Other institutional50.18%
Mutual fund holders18.41%
Individual stakeholders13.48%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2014NORTH TIDE CAPITAL LLC  Bought 1.0 Million shares of VIVUS Inc
9/30/2014CQS (UK) LLP  Bought 504.0 Thousand shares of VIVUS Inc
9/30/2014BLACKROCK FUND ADVISORS  Bought 489.2 Thousand shares of VIVUS Inc

Top 10 Owners of VIVUS Inc

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
North Tide Capital LLC9.65%10,000,00033,500,000+1,000,000+11.11%
First Manhattan Co.8.90%9,222,85330,896,558-20,800-0.23%
BlackRock Fund Advisors7.67%7,950,19326,633,147+489,195+6.56%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.5.22%5,411,16518,127,403-179,864-3.22%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.5.10%5,282,12117,695,105-2,196,650-29.37%
Tahithromos LLC4.75%4,924,55016,497,24300.00%
Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LL...4.30%4,460,70114,943,348-50,290-1.11%
Meditor Capital Management Ltd.2.86%2,965,6169,934,814-213,000-6.70%
Sarissa Capital Management LP2.48%2,573,9438,622,70900.00%
New Jersey Division of Investment1.56%1,620,0005,427,00000.00%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding VIVUS Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF3.70%3,840,66412,866,224+80,202+2.13%
Vanguard Small Cap Index Fund1.49%1,549,2225,189,894+8,716+0.57%
iShares Russell 2000 ETF1.39%1,441,4844,828,971+93,936+6.97%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.37%1,416,8724,746,521+4,140+0.29%
iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF1.29%1,335,6904,474,562+6,793+0.51%
iShares US Pharmaceuticals ETF1.03%1,071,9963,591,187-194,078-15.33%
Vanguard Small Cap Growth Index F...0.98%1,020,4173,418,397-11,314-1.10%
Vanguard Extended Market Index Fu...0.95%982,0793,289,965+1,296+0.13%
iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF0.64%659,1382,208,112+3,615+0.55%
Government Pension Fund - Global ...0.59%606,6662,032,331+375,874+162.86%

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