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Shares Owned by Institutions Analysis
Shares Owned by Institutions show percentage of the outstanding shares of stock issued by a company that are currently owned by other institutions such as asset management firms, hedge funds, or investment banks. Many investors like investing in companies with large percentage of the firm owned by institutions because they believe that larger firms such as banks, pension funds, and mutual funds, will invest when they think that good things are going to happen.
The weighted average number of shares or units issued and outstanding that are used by the company to calculate Earnings per Basic Share; determined based on the timing of issuance of shares or units in the period.
Weighted Average Shares
About Shares Owned by Institutions
Since Institution investors conduct a lot of independent research they tend to be more involved and usually more knowledgeable about entities they invest as compared to amateur investors.
Based on latest financial disclosure 86% of Best Buy Co are shares owned by institutions. This is much higher than that of the Consumer Cyclical sector, and significantly higher than that of Specialty Retail industry, The Shares Owned by Institutions for all stocks is over 1000% lower than the firm.
Best Buy Shares Owned by Institutions Comparison
Shares Owned by Institutions
Best Buy Comparables
Best Buy is currently under evaluation in shares owned by institutions category among related companies.