LGND Insider Trading

Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.40%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $206,900.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $1,803,364.40

Ligand Pharmaceuticals Insider Trading History Chart

This chart shows the insider buying and selling history at Ligand Pharmaceuticals by year and by quarter.

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Ligand Pharmaceuticals Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $72.07
Price Change: Price Increase of +0.39 (0.54%)
As of 02/7/2023 04:25 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
12/16/2022John L. HigginsDirectorSell10,000$61.87$618,700.00422,984View SEC Filing Icon  
11/17/2022John L. HigginsCEOSell10,000$78.32$783,200.00416,731View SEC Filing Icon  
11/9/2022Octavio EspinozaCFOSell1,696$75.64$128,285.448,857View SEC Filing Icon  
9/15/2022John L. HigginsCEOSell2,000$90.00$180,000.00367,180View SEC Filing Icon  
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  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Ligand Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:LGND)

87.16% 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

This chart shows the instiutional buying and selling at LGND by year and by quarter.

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Ligand Pharmaceuticals Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
2/7/2023Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd.2,377$0.16M0.0%+6.7%0.014%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/7/2023Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.3,562$0.24M0.0%N/A0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/6/2023Pacer Advisors Inc.112,105$7.49M0.0%N/A0.664%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/3/2023Fisher Asset Management LLC39,658$2.65M0.0%+40.2%0.235%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/2/2023SG Americas Securities LLC37,838$2.53M0.0%N/A0.224%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/2/2023Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP65,372$4.37M0.5%-23.9%0.387%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/2/2023Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS106,752$7.13M0.1%-15.1%0.632%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/2/2023ProShare Advisors LLC3,811$0.26M0.0%+8.1%0.023%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/2/2023Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC62,327$4.16M1.2%+4.6%0.369%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/1/2023Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank 1,835$0.12M0.0%-21.3%0.011%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/27/2023Rice Hall James & Associates LLC285,634$19.08M1.1%-3.7%1.691%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/26/2023Comerica Bank9,587$0.68M0.0%-21.8%0.057%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/26/2023Stephens Investment Management Group LLC454,416$30.71M0.6%+0.6%2.690%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/26/2023Strs Ohio11,000$0.73M0.0%+46.7%0.065%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/26/2023Calamos Advisors LLC15,922$1.06M0.0%N/A0.094%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/23/2023Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC28,982$1.94M0.0%+987.1%0.172%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/20/2023Chicago Capital LLC319,054$21.31M1.2%-30.5%1.889%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/18/2023Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC483,347$32.29M2.5%-1.6%2.861%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/18/2023Maryland State Retirement & Pension System6,631$0.44M0.0%N/A0.039%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/17/2023AMI Asset Management Corp20,877$1.40M0.1%-26.3%0.124%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/10/2023Woodstock Corp55,014$3.68M0.5%-10.8%0.326%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/9/2023Yousif Capital Management LLC10,313$0.69M0.0%-24.6%0.061%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
12/8/2022Bank of New York Mellon Corp162,545$14M0.0%-1.3%0.962%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/22/2022Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky5,489$0.47M0.0%N/A0.032%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/21/2022California State Teachers Retirement System20,481$1.76M0.0%-1.3%0.121%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022BNP Paribas Arbitrage SNC16,874$1.45M0.0%+294.2%0.100%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022State Street Corp951,318$81.92M0.0%-12.2%5.631%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Two Sigma Investments LP3,876$0.33M0.0%-80.6%0.023%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Trexquant Investment LP15,734$1.36M0.0%+236.6%0.093%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Vanguard Group Inc.1,793,414$154.43M0.0%+1.1%10.616%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD8,277$0.71M0.0%+18.4%0.049%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Engineers Gate Manager LP2,537$0.22M0.0%N/A0.015%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022First Trust Advisors LP10,999$0.95M0.0%-20.5%0.065%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Bank of New York Mellon Corp162,545$14M0.0%-1.3%0.962%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022BlackRock Inc.2,665,618$229.54M0.0%-1.5%15.782%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Macquarie Group Ltd.793,621$68.35M0.1%+1.2%4.698%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Royal Bank of Canada2,114$0.18M0.0%+12.4%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Point72 Hong Kong Ltd680$59K0.0%N/A0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC9,922$0.85M0.0%-44.2%0.059%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Guggenheim Capital LLC5,861$0.51M0.0%+115.8%0.035%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Renaissance Technologies LLC16,700$1.44M0.0%-7.2%0.099%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Lazard Asset Management LLC7,269$0.63M0.0%+720.4%0.043%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Ergoteles LLC5,995$0.52M0.0%N/A0.035%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Nuveen Asset Management LLC51,898$4.47M0.0%-2.7%0.307%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Metropolitan Life Insurance Co NY868$75K0.0%-12.9%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Hsbc Holdings PLC2,532$0.23M0.0%-30.3%0.015%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022E Fund Management Co. Ltd.2,503$0.22M0.0%-22.3%0.015%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022Envestnet Asset Management Inc.30,189$2.60M0.0%+13.4%0.179%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022Stonepine Capital Management LLC99,562$8.57M3.9%-0.7%0.590%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022ExodusPoint Capital Management LP5,642$0.49M0.0%N/A0.033%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022Dimensional Fund Advisors LP449,118$38.67M0.0%+1.4%2.661%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022Tower Research Capital LLC TRC 3,492$0.30M0.0%-37.7%0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022UBS Group AG360$31K0.0%-46.3%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/9/2022Amalgamated Bank7,200$0.62M0.0%-2.9%0.043%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/9/2022Jackson Creek Investment Advisors LLC9,625$0.83M0.4%N/A0.057%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2022Advisors Asset Management Inc.7,528$0.65M0.0%-4.8%0.045%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2022Spouting Rock Asset Management LLC2,646$0.23M0.2%N/A0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2022Fisher Asset Management LLC28,290$2.44M0.0%+280.7%0.168%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2022State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System3,990$0.34M0.0%-30.4%0.024%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2022Mutual of America Capital Management LLC3,191$0.28M0.0%+12.7%0.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2022Impax Asset Management Group plc234,320$20.18M0.1%+27.1%1.388%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/7/2022Stephens Investment Management Group LLC451,738$38.90M0.7%-0.4%2.676%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/7/2022Investment Management of Virginia LLC28,674$2.47M0.5%+2.5%0.170%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/4/2022Yousif Capital Management LLC13,673$1.18M0.0%-5.6%0.081%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/4/2022Prudential Financial Inc.16,321$1.41M0.0%-4.7%0.097%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/4/2022First Republic Investment Management Inc.3,777$0.33M0.0%+6.5%0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/3/2022Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS125,692$10.82M0.2%-43.0%0.744%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/3/2022Teacher Retirement System of Texas5,528$0.48M0.0%+107.7%0.033%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/3/2022Barclays PLC27,773$2.39M0.0%+393.7%0.165%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2022Rockefeller Capital Management L.P.572$49K0.0%+155.4%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2022DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale10,000$0.85M0.0%+120.3%0.059%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2022Victory Capital Management Inc.27,345$2.35M0.0%-10.7%0.162%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2022Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund5,326$0.46M0.0%-3.8%0.032%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/1/2022Rice Hall James & Associates LLC296,678$25.55M1.5%-11.3%1.757%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/1/2022Great West Life Assurance Co. Can20,570$1.77M0.0%N/A0.122%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/1/2022Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd.2,227$0.19M0.0%+7.2%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/31/2022Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC59,584$5.13M1.5%+28.0%0.353%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/31/2022Welch & Forbes LLC3,150$0.27M0.0%-19.7%0.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/28/2022State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D23,336$2.01M0.0%N/A0.138%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/28/2022Comerica Bank12,267$1.07M0.0%-14.4%0.073%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/26/2022Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC2,666$0.23M0.0%+37.3%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/25/2022Texas Permanent School Fund11,539$0.99M0.0%-5.3%0.068%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/25/2022Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.2,325$0.20M0.0%N/A0.014%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/24/2022AMI Asset Management Corp28,319$2.44M0.2%-32.3%0.168%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/20/2022State of Alaska Department of Revenue11,105$0.96M0.0%-12.9%0.066%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/19/2022Louisiana State Employees Retirement System7,700$0.66M0.0%N/A0.046%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/19/2022Nordea Investment Management AB69,940$6.10M0.0%-0.3%0.414%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/17/2022Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC491,107$42.29M3.4%-1.0%2.909%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/17/2022BTC Capital Management Inc.2,690$0.23M0.0%+19.1%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/14/2022Chicago Capital LLC459,315$39.55M2.3%+2.4%2.721%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/11/2022Woodstock Corp61,694$5.31M0.8%-3.5%0.365%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/22/2022Legal & General Group Plc48,495$4.33M0.0%+4.1%0.287%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/19/2022Walleye Capital LLC4,811$0.43M0.0%N/A0.029%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/18/2022Goldman Sachs Group Inc.43,546$3.89M0.0%-19.1%0.258%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2022Nomura Holdings Inc.6,268$0.57M0.0%+166.7%0.037%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2022First Republic Investment Management Inc.3,548$0.32M0.0%-4.0%0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2022Thrivent Financial for Lutherans16,566$1.48M0.0%+21.8%0.098%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2022Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD6,993$0.62M0.0%-14.0%0.041%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2022Prudential Financial Inc.17,126$1.53M0.0%-1.5%0.101%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/15/2022AQR Capital Management LLC17,613$1.53M0.0%+130.2%0.104%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
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Ligand Pharmaceuticals logo
Ligand Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company, which engages in the development and acquisition of technologies that help pharmaceutical companies to discover and develop medicines. Its products include evomela, IV voriconazole, duavee, viviant/conbriza, nexterone, and noxafil-IV. The company was founded by Ronald M. Evans in 1987 and is headquartered in Emeryville, CA.
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Today's Range

Now: $72.07
Low: $70.81
High: $72.81

50 Day Range

MA: $68.20
Low: $62.15
High: $76.61

52 Week Range

Now: $72.07
Low: $57.77
High: $128.51

Volume

54,420 shs

Average Volume

104,337 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.22 billion

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.07

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

Ligand Pharmaceuticals' top insider investors include:
  1. John L Higgins (Director)
  2. John L Higgins (CEO)
  3. Matthew W Foehr (COO)
  4. Todd C Davis (Director)
  5. Octavio Espinoza (CFO)
  6. 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. Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC — 2.86%
  2. Stephens Investment Management Group LLC — 2.69%
  3. Chicago Capital LLC — 1.89%
  4. Rice Hall James & Associates LLC — 1.69%
  5. Pacer Advisors Inc. — 0.66%
  6. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS — 0.63%
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. Chicago Capital LLC
  2. Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP
  3. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS
  4. Rice Hall James & Associates LLC
  5. Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC
  6. AMI Asset Management Corp
  7. Woodstock Corp
  8. Yousif Capital Management LLC
During the previous year, company insiders that have sold Ligand Pharmaceuticals company stock include:
  1. John L Higgins (Director)
  2. John L Higgins (CEO)
  3. Matthew W Foehr (COO)
  4. 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. Pacer Advisors Inc.
  2. SG Americas Securities LLC
  3. Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC
  4. Calamos Advisors LLC
  5. Fisher Asset Management LLC
  6. Maryland State Retirement & Pension System
  7. Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.
  8. Strs Ohio