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LGND Insider Trading (Ligand Pharmaceuticals)

Insider Ownership Percentage: 9.70%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $0.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $28,391,770.34

Ligand Pharmaceuticals Insider Trading History Chart

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Ligand Pharmaceuticals Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $131.74
Price Change: Price Increase of +3.17 (2.47%)
As of 10/19/2021 02:21 PM ET

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Ligand Pharmaceuticals Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
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  
5/14/2019Jason AryehDirectorBuy250$112.51$28,127.5059,368View SEC Filing Icon  
5/14/2019John L HigginsCEOBuy2,500$113.50$283,750.0028,042View SEC Filing Icon  
3/13/2019Jason AryehDirectorBuy202$112.51$22,727.0259,118View SEC Filing Icon  
3/13/2019John L HigginsCEOBuy2,500$114.29$285,725.00141,399View SEC Filing Icon  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Ligand Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:LGND)

95.96% 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
10/12/2021Louisiana State Employees Retirement System8,000$1.12M0.0%+86.0%0.048%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/7/2021State of Alaska Department of Revenue12,168$1.70M0.0%+370.5%0.073%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/5/2021Woodstock Corp68,666$9.57M1.1%-0.2%0.412%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
9/3/2021Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC53,485$7.02M0.0%-6.2%0.321%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/26/2021Ashford Capital Management Inc.3,040$0.40M0.0%-6.2%0.018%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/26/2021Comerica Bank40,750$4.17M0.0%-3.4%0.244%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2021Orchard Capital Managment LLC67,296$8.83M2.6%+14.2%0.404%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2021Metropolitan Life Insurance Co NY6,851$0.90M0.0%+97,771.4%0.041%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2021MetLife Investment Management LLC13,885$1.82M0.0%-1.8%0.083%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2021Northeast Financial Consultants Inc1,876$0.25M0.0%N/A0.011%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2021Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD9,366$1.23M0.0%-8.6%0.056%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2021Prudential Financial Inc.11,957$1.57M0.0%-52.8%0.072%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2021Atom Investors LP13,689$1.80M0.2%-16.2%0.082%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2021Boothbay Fund Management LLC27,400$3.60M0.1%+174.0%0.164%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021AQR Capital Management LLC12,934$1.70M0.0%+136.4%0.078%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Bank of America Corp DE81,986$10.76M0.0%+6.7%0.492%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Amalgamated Bank12,131$1.59M0.0%+452.9%0.073%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021M&G Investment Management Ltd.13,433$1.76M0.0%N/A0.081%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC5,814$0.76M0.0%-70.0%0.035%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Dark Forest Capital Management LP390$51K0.0%N/A0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021California State Teachers Retirement System20,793$2.73M0.0%-4.4%0.125%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021First Trust Advisors LP32,126$4.22M0.0%N/A0.193%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Royal Bank of Canada22,146$2.91M0.0%+9.5%0.133%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Credit Suisse AG24,392$3.20M0.0%-96.6%0.146%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Kennedy Capital Management Inc.11,862$1.56M0.0%-20.6%0.071%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.137,173$18M0.0%+5.9%0.823%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Federated Hermes Inc.65,377$8.58M0.0%+402.9%0.392%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021M&T Bank Corp2,750$0.36M0.0%+56.3%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Macquarie Group Ltd.593,698$77.89M0.1%+22.6%3.560%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC608$80K0.0%+158.7%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021Northern Trust Corp285,505$37.46M0.0%+21.5%1.712%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021Cim Investment Management Inc.2,155$0.28M0.1%N/A0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021Murchinson Ltd.54,802$7.19M2.6%N/A0.329%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021OLD Mission Capital LLC10,807$1.42M0.0%N/A0.065%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021LPL Financial LLC2,767$0.36M0.0%+3.5%0.017%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021Franklin Resources Inc.1,558$0.20M0.0%+6.9%0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021Geode Capital Management LLC277,560$36.41M0.0%+5.6%1.664%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021Vanguard Group Inc.1,524,155$199.95M0.0%+0.4%9.139%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021ProShare Advisors LLC8,161$1.07M0.0%+9.8%0.049%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Wasatch Advisors Inc.214,467$28.14M0.1%+0.2%1.286%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021William Blair Investment Management LLC1,246,452$163.52M0.5%-3.5%7.474%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Penserra Capital Management LLC380$49K0.0%-97.7%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Dimensional Fund Advisors LP409,377$53.71M0.0%+13.0%2.455%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021SG Americas Securities LLC6,718$0.88M0.0%+38.7%0.040%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Legal & General Group Plc26,732$3.51M0.0%-13.8%0.160%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.57,027$7.48M0.0%+25.6%0.342%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Blair William & Co. IL14,630$1.92M0.0%-49.5%0.088%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Ergoteles LLC2,394$0.31M0.0%-35.6%0.014%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Xponance Inc.2,552$0.34M0.0%+39.8%0.015%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Court Place Advisors LLC15,848$2.08M0.6%-0.6%0.095%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2021Baird Financial Group Inc.3,796$0.50M0.0%-18.5%0.023%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Virtus ETF Advisers LLC4,057$0.53M0.2%-34.0%0.024%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021abrdn plc405,776$53.23M0.1%+132.6%2.433%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Isthmus Partners LLC13,449$1.76M0.3%+2.4%0.081%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Investment Management of Virginia LLC41,600$5.46M1.1%-5.5%0.249%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Principal Financial Group Inc.109,798$14.41M0.0%+8.7%0.658%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Edgestream Partners L.P.42,778$5.61M0.3%N/A0.257%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System6,478$0.85M0.0%+18.9%0.039%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Securian Asset Management Inc1,503$0.20M0.0%-6.2%0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Rafferty Asset Management LLC21,101$2.77M0.0%+4.4%0.127%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/9/2021Stephens Investment Management Group LLC363,393$47.67M0.7%-2.0%2.179%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/9/2021O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC3,729$0.49M0.0%+7.2%0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/9/2021Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP98,388$12.91M1.1%-3.4%0.590%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/9/2021Meeder Asset Management Inc.210$27K0.0%+78.0%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/6/2021Mutual of America Capital Management LLC14,638$1.92M0.0%-1.3%0.088%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/6/2021Sei Investments Co.4,897$0.64M0.0%-21.9%0.029%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/6/2021Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd.1,877$0.25M0.0%-44.4%0.011%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/6/2021Swiss National Bank36,600$4.80M0.0%-0.5%0.220%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/5/2021Rhumbline Advisers50,622$6.64M0.0%+11.2%0.304%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/5/2021Impax Asset Management Group plc79,320$10.41M0.0%-6.0%0.476%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/5/2021Los Angeles Capital Management LLC2,151$0.28M0.0%-4.4%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/5/2021Teacher Retirement System of Texas2,137$0.28M0.0%+17.2%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/5/2021WCM Investment Management LLC29,921$3.93M0.0%+3.8%0.180%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/4/2021Envestnet Asset Management Inc.15,118$1.98M0.0%+48.7%0.091%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/4/2021CX Institutional3,576$0.47M0.0%N/A0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/3/2021MESIROW FINANCIAL INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Equity & Fixed Income18,245$2.39M0.3%+30.5%0.110%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/3/2021Handelsbanken Fonder AB2,558$0.34M0.0%+8.5%0.015%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/3/2021Victory Capital Management Inc.34,794$4.57M0.0%-10.0%0.209%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/2/2021Arizona State Retirement System4,516$0.59M0.0%-3.5%0.027%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/2/2021Advisor Group Holdings Inc.1,340$0.18M0.0%-25.4%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/2/2021Redwood Investments LLC48,250$6.33M0.5%-0.5%0.290%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/1/2021Dupont Capital Management Corp3,556$0.47M0.0%+21.8%0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/1/2021Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC2,700$0.35M0.1%-6.9%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/31/2021Rice Hall James & Associates LLC378,726$49.69M1.8%-11.9%2.275%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/31/2021Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC440,802$57.83M0.8%-11.1%2.647%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/31/2021Fisher Asset Management LLC6,243$0.82M0.0%+3.7%0.037%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/31/2021State of Michigan Retirement System4,220$0.55M0.0%-31.0%0.025%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/31/2021Chicago Capital LLC458,955$60.21M2.4%+2.3%2.756%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/31/2021Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC594,380$77.98M4.2%+10.7%3.570%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/30/2021Alliancebernstein L.P.41,902$5.50M0.0%-6.6%0.252%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/30/2021Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS336,197$44.11M0.7%-16.9%2.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/23/2021Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund5,664$0.74M0.0%+5.8%0.034%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/13/2021New Mexico Educational Retirement Board3,400$0.45M0.0%+21.4%0.020%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/24/2021Principal Financial Group Inc.101,009$15.40M0.0%+14.1%0.607%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/19/2021Squarepoint Ops LLC4,589$0.70M0.0%+26.8%0.028%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/18/2021Voloridge Investment Management LLC83,080$12.67M0.1%+247.8%0.499%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/18/2021Eaton Vance Management5,050$0.77M0.0%-98.5%0.030%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/18/2021Cornerstone Capital Inc.14,763$2.25M0.3%-39.9%0.089%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/18/2021State of Wisconsin Investment Board19,400$2.96M0.0%-5.4%0.117%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/18/2021Tudor Investment Corp Et Al3,333$0.51M0.0%-76.4%0.020%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 San Diego, CA.
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Today's Range

Now: $131.74
Low: $129.41
High: $131.75

50 Day Range

MA: $127.47
Low: $102.33
High: $144.73

52 Week Range

Now: $131.74
Low: $78.26
High: $219.75

Volume

1,524 shs

Average Volume

313,155 shs

Market Capitalization

$2.20 billion

P/E Ratio

47.56

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.14

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)

Who are the major institutional investors of Ligand Pharmaceuticals?

Ligand Pharmaceuticals' top institutional investors include:
  1. Woodstock Corp — 0.41%
  2. State of Alaska Department of Revenue — 0.07%
  3. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System — 0.05%

Which institutional investors are selling Ligand Pharmaceuticals stock?

In the previous quarter, LGND stock was sold by these institutional investors:
  1. Woodstock Corp
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)
  4. Charles S Berkman (SVP)

Which institutional investors are buying Ligand Pharmaceuticals stock?

During the previous quarter, LGND stock was acquired by institutional investors including:
  1. State of Alaska Department of Revenue
  2. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System
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According to Bloomberg NEF, changing the world to "All Green Energy" could cost about $173 trillion. And without this rare metal, going green would be IMPOSSIBLE. That's why there's a literal "gold rush" to find it. (HINT: It's not electric vehicles, nuclear power, or wind energy).
Show Me How This Industry Could Explode!