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LGND Insider Trading (Ligand Pharmaceuticals)

Insider Ownership Percentage: 9.70%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $206,900.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $3,363,464.96

Ligand Pharmaceuticals Insider Trading History Chart

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Ligand Pharmaceuticals Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $91.06
Price Change: Price Increase of +4.33 (4.99%)
As of 05/17/2022 01:31 PM ET

This chart shows the closing price history over time for LGND up to the past year.

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Ligand Pharmaceuticals Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
5/13/2022Matthew W. FoehrCOOBuy2,500$82.76$206,900.00173,354View SEC Filing Icon  
2/28/2022John W KozarichDirectorSell908$102.62$93,178.96View SEC Filing Icon  
11/12/2021John L. HigginsCEOSell3,000$160.50$481,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/11/2021Matthew W. FoehrCOOSell11,160$163.02$1,819,303.20View SEC Filing Icon  
8/4/2021Matthew W. FoehrCOOSell8,840$109.67$969,482.80173,195View SEC Filing Icon  
2/10/2021Todd C DavisDirectorSell5,083$213.14$1,083,390.6247,678View SEC Filing Icon  
2/4/2021Charles S BerkmanSVPSell18,097$178.50$3,230,314.5047,003View SEC Filing Icon  
2/4/2021Matthew W. FoehrCOOSell44,547$176.86$7,878,582.42167,198View SEC Filing Icon  
1/27/2021John L. HigginsCEOSell40,000$182.00$7,280,000.00285,310View SEC Filing Icon  
1/25/2021John L. HigginsCEOSell50,000$159.00$7,950,000.00285,310View SEC Filing Icon  
8/24/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOSell78$110.89$8,649.42155,413View SEC Filing Icon  
8/21/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOSell7,225$112.88$815,558.00155,413View SEC Filing Icon  
6/4/2020Charles S BerkmanSVPSell11,146$118.59$1,321,804.1440,877View SEC Filing Icon  
2/27/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOBuy7,225$14.47$104,545.75160,968View SEC Filing Icon  
2/27/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOBuy1,706$21.92$37,395.52155,449View SEC Filing Icon  
2/27/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOSell7,225$110.00$794,750.00160,968View SEC Filing Icon  
2/15/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOSell869$97.23$84,492.87155,360View SEC Filing Icon  
2/15/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOSell447$97.23$43,461.81154,913View SEC Filing Icon  
2/15/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOSell1,170$97.23$113,759.10153,743View SEC Filing Icon  
2/14/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOBuy7,225$14.47$104,545.75163,454View SEC Filing Icon  
2/14/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOSell7,225$95.84$692,444.00148,833View SEC Filing Icon  
2/13/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOBuy496$21.92$10,872.32148,833View SEC Filing Icon  
2/13/2020Matthew W. FoehrCOOBuy7,396$0.00$0.00156,229View SEC Filing Icon  
9/3/2019Jason AryehDirectorBuy750$87.01$65,257.5067,203View SEC Filing Icon  
8/5/2019Jason AryehDirectorBuy746$90.01$67,147.4666,453View SEC Filing Icon  
8/2/2019Sunil PatelDirectorBuy1,000$95.98$95,980.0026,359View SEC Filing Icon  
7/31/2019Jason AryehDirectorBuy4,004$99.22$397,276.8861,953View SEC Filing Icon  
7/31/2019John L. HigginsCEOBuy1,850$95.45$176,582.50146,749View SEC Filing Icon  
7/29/2019Jason AryehDirectorBuy250$106.01$26,502.5061,953View SEC Filing Icon  
6/11/2019Jason AryehDirectorBuy250$107.01$26,752.5061,703View SEC Filing Icon  
5/31/2019Jason AryehDirectorBuy1,000$109.51$109,510.0059,868View SEC Filing Icon  
5/29/2019Jason AryehDirectorBuy250$111.01$27,752.5059,868View SEC Filing Icon  
5/20/2019Jason AryehDirectorBuy250$112.01$28,002.5059,618View SEC Filing Icon  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Ligand Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:LGND)

96.61% of Ligand Pharmaceuticals stock is owned by institutions. Institutional ownership can be a sign of analyst confidence in the fundamentals of the stock.

Institutional Buying and Selling by Quarter

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Ligand Pharmaceuticals Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
5/17/2022Eaton Vance Management5,686$0.64M0.0%-5.8%0.034%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/17/2022First Republic Investment Management Inc.3,696$0.42M0.0%-25.8%0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022California State Teachers Retirement System20,604$2.32M0.0%-7.6%0.122%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022Goldman Sachs Group Inc.53,859$6.06M0.0%-38.7%0.319%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022State Street Corp1,091,793$122.82M0.0%-90.6%6.475%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022Orchard Capital Managment LLC73,596$8.28M2.4%+7.3%0.436%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022Invesco Ltd.194,566$21.89M0.0%-6.9%1.154%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022UBS Group AG31,284$3.52M0.0%+16.4%0.186%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022Granahan Investment Management LLC9,063$1.02M0.0%-86.9%0.054%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022Hsbc Holdings PLC4,034$0.46M0.0%+207.0%0.024%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Northern Trust Corp202,214$22.75M0.0%-14.4%1.199%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.154,481$17.38M0.0%+0.8%0.916%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Edgestream Partners L.P.17,718$1.99M0.2%-33.1%0.105%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Lazard Asset Management LLC886$99K0.0%-100.0%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022First Trust Advisors LP7,949$0.89M0.0%+86.2%0.047%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Prudential Financial Inc.17,395$1.96M0.0%-1.6%0.103%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Federated Hermes Inc.6,847$0.77M0.0%-25.5%0.041%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022American International Group Inc.8,765$0.99M0.0%-5.7%0.052%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Vanguard Group Inc.1,727,638$194.34M0.0%+0.6%10.247%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Sei Investments Co.2,616$0.30M0.0%-80.3%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Blair William & Co. IL12,303$1.38M0.0%-18.1%0.073%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Dimensional Fund Advisors LP378,118$42.54M0.0%+1.5%2.243%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022Yousif Capital Management LLC15,834$1.78M0.0%+1.4%0.094%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022BlackRock Inc.2,733,307$307.47M0.0%-45.5%16.211%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022Rhumbline Advisers46,027$5.18M0.0%+2.3%0.273%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022Metropolitan Life Insurance Co NY996$0.11M0.0%-75.4%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022MetLife Investment Management LLC8,617$0.97M0.0%+54.9%0.051%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022Northeast Financial Consultants Inc2,755$0.31M0.0%+46.9%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022E Fund Management Co. Ltd.2,399$0.27M0.0%N/A0.014%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022Investment Management of Virginia LLC37,246$4.19M0.7%-16.8%0.221%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022Bank of New York Mellon Corp184,068$20.71M0.0%-73.4%1.092%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022William Blair Investment Management LLC914,099$102.83M0.3%-34.7%5.421%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022State of Tennessee Treasury Department11,057$1.24M0.0%+18.9%0.066%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022Jupiter Asset Management Ltd.15,914$1.79M0.0%-1.8%0.094%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/10/2022ProShare Advisors LLC5,154$0.58M0.0%-16.5%0.031%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/10/2022PAX Financial Group LLC3,968$0.45M0.1%N/A0.024%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2022GW&K Investment Management LLC34,873$3.92M0.0%+36.7%0.207%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2022Principal Financial Group Inc.122,416$13.77M0.0%-6.5%0.726%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2022Swiss National Bank39,500$4.44M0.0%+7.6%0.234%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2022Teacher Retirement System of Texas3,433$0.39M0.0%+4.8%0.020%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2022Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd.1,505$0.17M0.0%+11.6%0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2022Qube Research & Technologies Ltd7,459$0.84M0.0%N/A0.044%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/6/2022Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP86,834$9.77M1.0%-0.6%0.515%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/6/2022Texas Permanent School Fund11,848$1.33M0.0%-1.7%0.070%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/5/2022Rice Hall James & Associates LLC344,969$38.81M1.6%-0.8%2.046%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/5/2022New York State Common Retirement Fund10,935$1.23M0.0%-1.9%0.065%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2022Advisor Group Holdings Inc.1,341$0.15M0.0%+10.6%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2022Stephens Investment Management Group LLC417,670$46.98M0.7%+1.5%2.477%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2022Stephens Inc. AR1,886$0.21M0.0%-11.0%0.011%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2022Isthmus Partners LLC14,720$1.66M0.3%+7.9%0.087%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2022Victory Capital Management Inc.33,869$3.43M0.0%+27.4%0.201%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2022Envestnet Asset Management Inc.23,528$2.65M0.0%+9.0%0.140%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2022abrdn plc335,003$37.68M0.1%-7.6%1.987%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/2/2022Mutual of America Capital Management LLC2,407$0.27M0.0%+5.4%0.014%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/29/2022SG Americas Securities LLC5,699$0.64M0.0%-33.0%0.034%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/28/2022TownSquare Capital LLC4,299$0.48M0.0%+19.2%0.026%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/28/2022DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale4,540$0.53M0.0%+9.7%0.027%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/27/2022Comerica Bank14,257$1.47M0.0%+1.6%0.085%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/27/2022AMI Asset Management Corp42,551$4.79M0.3%+5.2%0.252%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/25/2022Welch & Forbes LLC3,925$0.44M0.0%N/A0.023%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/21/2022Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund6,262$0.70M0.0%-3.1%0.037%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/21/2022Chicago Capital LLC491,717$55.31M2.4%+12.7%2.918%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/21/2022Inspire Investing LLC6,891$0.78M0.1%N/A0.041%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/21/2022Inspire Advisors LLC4,247$0.48M0.1%N/A0.025%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/21/2022Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank 2,348$0.26M0.0%+9.4%0.014%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/20/2022Harbor Investment Advisory LLC623$70K0.0%+18.2%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/19/2022Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC510,843$57.46M3.4%-1.6%3.031%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/14/2022State of Alaska Department of Revenue11,628$1.31M0.0%-1.7%0.069%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/11/2022Nordea Investment Management AB72,343$8.46M0.0%+1.3%0.429%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/7/2022Woodstock Corp64,050$7.21M0.8%-6.7%0.380%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/9/2022Norges Bank122,456$18.92M0.0%N/A0.727%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/19/2022William Blair Investment Management LLC1,400,341$216.30M0.6%+1.8%8.379%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/18/2022Comerica Bank14,032$1.64M0.0%-7.2%0.084%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/17/2022Goldman Sachs Group Inc.87,876$13.57M0.0%+45.6%0.526%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company 7,654$1.18M0.0%-3.2%0.046%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022California State Teachers Retirement System22,305$3.45M0.0%+2.3%0.133%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022Orchard Capital Managment LLC68,596$10.60M3.1%+1.9%0.410%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC69,329$10.71M0.0%-3.8%0.415%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022State of Tennessee Treasury Department9,300$1.44M0.0%-1.9%0.056%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022Wasatch Advisors Inc.195,197$30.15M0.1%-9.7%1.168%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022Thrivent Financial for Lutherans13,600$2.10M0.0%+0.9%0.081%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Stephens Investment Management Group LLC411,359$63.54M0.8%+0.3%2.461%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Penserra Capital Management LLC7,317$1.13M0.0%+1,825.5%0.044%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Amalgamated Bank7,757$1.20M0.0%-1.7%0.046%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio324$50K0.0%+34.4%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Advisors Asset Management Inc.9,035$1.40M0.0%+27.8%0.054%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Sei Investments Co.13,255$2.04M0.0%-13.3%0.079%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Kennedy Capital Management Inc.10,815$1.67M0.0%-3.4%0.065%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Legal & General Group Plc46,997$7.26M0.0%+3.2%0.281%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC3,116$0.48M0.0%+48.0%0.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Virtus ETF Advisers LLC2,598$0.40M0.2%-30.0%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Squarepoint Ops LLC1,307$0.20M0.0%-70.2%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Point72 Asset Management L.P.54,100$8.36M0.0%N/A0.324%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Rice Hall James & Associates LLC347,699$53.71M1.9%-7.0%2.081%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Impax Asset Management Group plc134,820$20.82M0.1%+35.7%0.807%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Alliancebernstein L.P.25,239$3.90M0.0%-8.3%0.151%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Credit Suisse AG22,784$3.52M0.0%-9.4%0.136%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022LPL Financial LLC3,176$0.49M0.0%+4.7%0.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Goldman Sachs Group Inc.87,876$13.57M0.0%+45.6%0.526%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Nuveen Asset Management LLC55,445$7.71M0.0%-7.1%0.332%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
Data available starting January 2016

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Ligand Pharmaceuticals logo
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on developing or acquiring technologies that help pharmaceutical companies to discover and develop medicines worldwide. Its commercial programs include Kyprolis and Evomela, which are used to treat multiple myeloma; Veklury for the treatment of moderate or severe COVID-19; Teriparatide injection product for osteoporosis; Vaxneuvance for the prevention of invasive disease caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae; and Pneumosil, a pneumococcal conjugate vaccine to help fight against pneumococcal pneumonia among children. The company also offers Rylaze, a recombinant erwinia asparaginase for the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia or lymphoblastic lymphoma in adult and pediatric patients; and Nexterone, a captisol-enabled formulation of amiodarone; and Zulresso, a captisol-enabled formulation of brexanolone for the treatment of postpartum depression. In addition, it provides Noxafil-IV, a captisol-enabled formulation of posaconazole for IV use; Duavee for the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis; Aziyo portfolio of commercial pericardial repair and CanGaroo envelope extracellular matrix products; Exemptia for autoimmune diseases; Vivitra for breast cancer; Bryxta and Zybev for various indications; and Minnebro for the treatment of hypertension. The company's partners and licenses programs, which are in clinical development used for the treatment of cancer, seizure, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, muscle wasting, liver and kidney disease, and other diseases. Further, it sells Captisol materials. The company was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Emeryville, California.
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Today's Range

Now: $91.06
Low: $88.35
High: $91.06

50 Day Range

MA: $102.80
Low: $78.68
High: $120.80

52 Week Range

Now: $91.06
Low: $77.80
High: $169.98

Volume

1,554 shs

Average Volume

163,104 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.54 billion

P/E Ratio

65.99

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.22

Who are the company insiders with the largest holdings of Ligand Pharmaceuticals?

Ligand Pharmaceuticals' top insider investors include:
  1. John L Higgins (CEO)
  2. Matthew W Foehr (COO)
  3. Todd C Davis (Director)
  4. Charles S Berkman (SVP)
  5. John W Kozarich (Director)
Learn More about top insider investors at Ligand Pharmaceuticals.

Who are the major institutional investors of Ligand Pharmaceuticals?

Ligand Pharmaceuticals' top institutional investors include:
  1. BlackRock Inc. — 16.21%
  2. Vanguard Group Inc. — 10.25%
  3. State Street Corp — 6.48%
  4. William Blair Investment Management LLC — 5.42%
  5. Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC — 3.03%
  6. Chicago Capital LLC — 2.92%
Learn More about top institutional investors of Ligand Pharmaceuticals stock.

Which institutional investors are selling Ligand Pharmaceuticals stock?

In the previous quarter, LGND stock was sold by these institutional investors:
  1. Lazard Asset Management LLC
  2. State Street Corp
  3. BlackRock Inc.
  4. Bank of New York Mellon Corp
  5. William Blair Investment Management LLC
  6. Granahan Investment Management LLC
  7. Northern Trust Corp
  8. Goldman Sachs Group Inc.
During the previous year, company insiders that have sold Ligand Pharmaceuticals company stock include:
  1. John L Higgins (CEO)
  2. Matthew W Foehr (COO)
  3. Todd C Davis (Director)
Learn More investors selling Ligand Pharmaceuticals stock.

Which institutional investors are buying Ligand Pharmaceuticals stock?

During the previous quarter, LGND stock was acquired by institutional investors including:
  1. Chicago Capital LLC
  2. Vanguard Group Inc.
  3. GW&K Investment Management LLC
  4. Qube Research & Technologies Ltd
  5. Victory Capital Management Inc.
  6. Inspire Investing LLC
  7. Stephens Investment Management Group LLC
  8. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP
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