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 holders
Largest Quarterly Institutional Transactions
Latest Institutional Activity
BLACKROCK FUND ADVISORS Bought 8.6 Million shares of Verizon
FRANKLIN ADVISERS, INC. Bought 7.9 Million shares of Verizon
ORBIS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LTD. Bought 6.8 Million shares of Verizon