VIVUS Inc (NASDAQ:VVUS)

4.16
Data as of Sep 19
 -0.20 / -4.59%
Today’s Change
3.32
Today|||52-Week Range
11.64
-54.19%
Year-to-Date
Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VVUS through the 73.31% 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 June 2014, these large investors purchased a net $6.2 million shares.
Other institutional52.81%
Mutual fund holders20.51%
Individual stakeholders13.51%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

Latest Institutional Activity

6/30/2014NORTH TIDE CAPITAL LLC  Bought 9.0 Million shares of VIVUS Inc
6/30/2014NEW JERSEY DIVISION OF INVESTMEN...  Bought 1.5 Million shares of VIVUS Inc
6/30/2014TAHITHROMOS LLC  Bought 627.1 Thousand shares of VIVUS Inc

Top 10 Owners of VIVUS Inc

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
First Manhattan Co.8.94%9,243,65339,655,271-161,791-1.72%
North Tide Capital LLC8.70%9,000,00038,610,000+9,000,000--
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.7.23%7,478,77132,083,928+588,999+8.55%
BlackRock Fund Advisors7.21%7,460,99832,007,681+485,760+6.96%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.5.40%5,591,02923,985,514+4,505+0.08%
Tahithromos LLC4.76%4,924,55021,126,320+627,079+14.59%
Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LL...4.36%4,510,99119,352,151+265,691+6.26%
Meditor Capital Management Ltd.3.07%3,178,61613,636,26300.00%
Sarissa Capital Management LP2.49%2,573,94311,042,21500.00%
New Jersey Division of Investment1.57%1,620,0006,949,800+1,480,000+1,057.14%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding VIVUS Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF5.61%5,805,21524,904,372+320,407+5.84%
Vanguard Small Cap Index Fund1.47%1,521,9316,529,084+2,534+0.17%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.35%1,399,2546,002,800+4,278+0.31%
iShares Russell 2000 ETF1.24%1,283,1005,504,499+5,168+0.40%
iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF1.17%1,210,4705,192,916+28,550+2.42%
iShares US Pharmaceuticals ETF1.03%1,065,8894,572,664-30,767-2.81%
Vanguard Small Cap Growth Index F...1.02%1,052,5154,515,289-4,966-0.47%
Vanguard Extended Market Index Fu...0.94%973,8714,177,907+8,640+0.90%
iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF0.60%618,6502,654,009+19,521+3.26%
Stichting Pensioenfonds ABP (Glob...0.59%607,0262,604,142+24,811+4.26%

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