VIVUS Inc (NASDAQ:VVUS)

3.29
Data as of 12:37pm ET
 +0.09 / +2.81%
Today’s Change
2.92
Today|||52-Week Range
9.80
-63.77%
Year-to-Date
Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VVUS through the 65.68% of the outstanding shares that they control. This interest is also higher than at almost any other company in the Pharmaceuticals: Other industry.
Other institutional47.18%
Mutual fund holders18.49%
Individual stakeholders13.48%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

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

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
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%
Sarissa Capital Management LP2.48%2,573,9438,622,70900.00%
New Jersey Division of Investment1.56%1,620,0005,427,00000.00%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.1.03%1,064,2603,565,271-104,145-8.91%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding VIVUS Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF3.70%3,840,66412,866,224+80,202+2.13%
Vanguard Small Cap Index Fund1.47%1,521,9315,098,469+2,534+0.17%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.36%1,407,0284,713,544+7,774+0.56%
iShares Russell 2000 ETF1.30%1,347,5484,514,286+14,592+1.09%
iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF1.28%1,328,8974,451,805+66,759+5.29%
iShares US Pharmaceuticals ETF1.22%1,266,0744,241,348-144,818-10.26%
Vanguard Small Cap Growth Index F...1.00%1,031,7313,456,299+845+0.08%
Vanguard Extended Market Index Fu...0.95%980,7833,285,623+2,592+0.26%
iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF0.63%655,5232,196,002+26,028+4.13%
Government Pension Fund - Global ...0.59%606,6662,032,331+375,874+162.86%

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