Vanguard Group Inc lifted its position in shares of VirnetX Holding Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:VHC) by 3.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 2,429,980 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 88,016 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Group Inc’s holdings in VirnetX were worth $11,299,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Several other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of VirnetX by 3.8% during the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 2,429,980 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $11,299,000 after buying an additional 88,016 shares during the last quarter. Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new position in shares of VirnetX during the 3rd quarter worth $144,000. Fifth Third Bancorp raised its stake in shares of VirnetX by 42.9% during the 3rd quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp now owns 50,000 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $233,000 after buying an additional 15,000 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in shares of VirnetX by 10.7% during the 3rd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 3,796,843 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $17,656,000 after buying an additional 366,176 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of VirnetX by 45.0% during the 2nd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 285,902 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $973,000 after buying an additional 88,717 shares during the last quarter.
In related news, CEO Kendall Larsen sold 75,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, January 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $4.28, for a total value of $321,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 6,404,710 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $27,412,158.80. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, insider Robert D. Short III sold 35,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, January 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $5.41, for a total transaction of $189,350.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 115,866 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $626,835.06. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 260,000 shares of company stock valued at $1,277,600 in the last three months.
Shares of VHC stock opened at $4.75 on Wednesday. VirnetX Holding Co. has a twelve month low of $2.10 and a twelve month high of $6.44.
VirnetX (NYSEAMERICAN:VHC) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 8th. The technology company reported ($0.08) earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $0.01 million for the quarter.
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VirnetX Holding Corporation, through its subsidiary VirnetX, Inc, operates as an Internet security software and technology company in the United States and internationally. The company develops software and technology solutions, including secure domain name registry and GABRIEL Connection Technology that are designed to secure real-time communications over the Internet, as well as enable organizations and individuals to establish communities of secure, registered users, and transmit information between various devices, networks, and operating systems.
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