2.87
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 +0.10 / +3.61%
Today’s Change
2.41
Today|||52-Week Range
6.40
-0.35%
Year-to-Date
Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VVUS through the 71.76% of the outstanding shares that they control. This interest is also higher than at almost any other company in the Pharmaceuticals: Other industry. Last, during the quarter ended December 2014, these large investors purchased a net $1.9 million shares.
Other institutional50.75%
Individual stakeholders25.69%
Mutual fund holders21.01%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

Latest Institutional Activity

12/31/2014SSGA FUNDS MANAGEMENT, INC.  Bought 2.2 Million shares of VIVUS Inc
12/31/2014BLACKROCK FUND ADVISORS  Bought 1.3 Million shares of VIVUS Inc
1/08/2015NORTH TIDE CAPITAL LLC  Bought 1.2 Million shares of VIVUS Inc

Top 10 Owners of VIVUS Inc

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
North Tide Capital LLC12.06%12,500,00032,750,000+1,195,200+10.57%
BlackRock Fund Advisors8.90%9,226,22224,172,702+1,276,029+16.05%
First Manhattan Co.7.72%7,998,50320,956,078-1,224,350-13.28%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.7.21%7,475,75719,586,483+2,193,636+41.53%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.5.41%5,611,54014,702,235+200,375+3.70%
Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LL...4.41%4,571,38511,977,029+110,684+2.48%
Tahithromos LLC3.37%3,492,4579,150,237-1,432,093-29.08%
Meditor Capital Management Ltd.2.86%2,965,6167,769,91400.00%
Sarissa Capital Management LP2.48%2,573,9436,743,73100.00%
New Jersey Division of Investment1.54%1,600,0004,192,000-20,000-1.23%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding VIVUS Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF6.21%6,432,92116,854,253+563,446+9.60%
Vanguard Small Cap Index Fund1.50%1,557,6194,080,962+20,047+1.30%
iShares Russell 2000 ETF1.47%1,522,6363,989,306-17,021-1.11%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.47%1,522,5843,989,170+76,004+5.25%
iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF1.20%1,247,1283,267,475+18,287+1.49%
iShares US Pharmaceuticals ETF1.12%1,157,4703,032,571-1,000,637-46.37%
Vanguard Small Cap Growth Index F...0.99%1,026,5482,689,556+15,010+1.48%
Vanguard Extended Market Index Fu...0.97%1,005,4072,634,166+15,120+1.53%
iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF0.65%671,4291,759,144-10,845-1.59%
Government Pension Fund - Global ...0.59%606,6661,589,465+375,874+162.86%

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