Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ)

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Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VZ through the 63.98% of the outstanding shares that they control. This interest is also higher than at almost any other company in the Major Telecommunications industry. Last, during the quarter ended September 2014, these large investors purchased a net $21.5 million shares.
Mutual fund holders34.37%
Other institutional29.61%
Individual stakeholders0.21%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2014BLACKROCK FUND ADVISORS  Bought 8.6 Million shares of Verizon
9/30/2014FRANKLIN ADVISERS, INC.  Bought 7.9 Million shares of Verizon
9/30/2014ORBIS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LTD.  Bought 6.8 Million shares of Verizon

Top 10 Owners of Verizon

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
The Vanguard Group, Inc.5.23%216,838,71810,969,870,744+5,128,431+2.42%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.08%169,281,1308,563,932,367+2,478,801+1.49%
BlackRock Fund Advisors3.97%164,654,8848,329,890,582+8,563,593+5.49%
Capital Research & Management Co....3.91%162,299,4418,210,728,720+1,085,499+0.67%
Capital Research & Management Co....1.91%79,157,3924,004,572,461-4,576,965-5.47%
Wellington Management Co. LLP1.85%76,602,3943,875,315,112-1,433,826-1.84%
Fidelity Management & Research Co...1.81%74,991,3223,793,810,980-16,061,014-17.64%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.1.30%53,817,2052,722,612,401-2,008,895-3.60%
Massachusetts Financial Services ...0.87%36,233,2751,833,041,382-1,214,403-3.24%
JPMorgan Investment Management, I...0.85%35,158,5411,778,670,589-5,200,986-12.89%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Verizon

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.63%67,821,3583,431,082,501+1,927,802+2.93%
American Funds Capital Income Bui...1.30%53,982,2842,730,963,748+2,200,000+4.25%
American Funds Investment Company...1.17%48,402,7982,448,697,551+205,000+0.43%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF1.08%44,730,8562,262,934,005+1,049,672+2.40%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.02%42,506,0002,150,378,540-99,994-0.23%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund1.00%41,603,8492,104,738,721+369,286+0.90%
American Funds Washington Mutual ...0.90%37,223,1931,883,121,334+159,900+0.43%
American Funds Income Fund of Ame...0.81%33,550,0561,697,297,333-2,031,280-5.71%
American Funds Capital World Grow...0.72%29,917,3391,513,518,18000.00%
Vanguard Wellington Fund0.70%29,204,2701,477,444,01900.00%

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