Cisco Systems Ownership

CSCO Stock  USD 48.32  0.21  0.44%   
Cisco Systems retains a total of 4.05 Billion outstanding shares. The majority of Cisco Systems outstanding shares are owned by other corporate entities. These outside corporations are usually referred to as non-private investors looking to acquire positions in Cisco Systems to benefit from reduced commissions. Consequently, institutional investors are subject to a different set of regulations than regular investors in Cisco Systems. Please pay attention to any change in the institutional holdings of Cisco Systems as this could imply that something significant has changed or is about to change at the company. Note that regardless of who owns the company, if the true value of the entity is less than the market is willing to pay for it, you may not be able to generate positive returns over time.
 
Shares in Circulation  
First Issued
1987-12-31
Previous Quarter
4.1 B
Current Value
4.1 B
Avarage Shares Outstanding
5.4 B
Quarterly Volatility
1.2 B
 
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Some institutional investors establish a significant position in stocks such as Cisco Systems in order to find ways to drive up its value. Retail investors, on the other hand, need to know that institutional holders can own millions of shares of Cisco Systems, and when they decide to sell, the stock will often sell-off, which may instantly impact shareholders' value. So, traders who get in early or near the beginning of the institutional investor's buying cycle could potentially generate profits.
As of the 20th of April 2024, Dividend Paid And Capex Coverage Ratio is likely to grow to 2.97, while Dividends Paid is likely to drop about 4.7 B. As of the 20th of April 2024, Common Stock Shares Outstanding is likely to drop to about 4 B. In addition to that, Net Income Applicable To Common Shares is likely to drop to about 8.8 B.
Please note, institutional investors have a lot of resources and new technology at their disposal. They can put in a lot of research and financial analysis when reviewing investment options. There are many different types of institutional investors, including banks, hedge funds, insurance companies, and pension plans. One of the main advantages they have over retail investors is the fees paid for trades. As they are buying in large quantities, they can manage their cost more effectively.
  
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Cisco Stock Ownership Analysis

About 78.0% of the company shares are held by institutions such as insurance companies. The book value of Cisco Systems was currently reported as 11.42. The company last dividend was issued on the 3rd of April 2024. Cisco Systems had 2:1 split on the 23rd of March 2000. Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, Japan, and China. Cisco Systems, Inc. was incorporated in 1984 and is headquartered in San Jose, California. Cisco Systems operates under Communication Equipment classification in the United States and is traded on NASDAQ Exchange. It employs 83300 people. For more info on Cisco Systems please contact Charles Robbins at (408) 526-4000 or go to https://www.cisco.com.
Besides selling stocks to institutional investors, Cisco Systems also allocates a substantial amount of its earnings to a pull of share-based compensation to be paid out to its employees, managers, executives, and members of the board of directors. Share-Based compensation (also sometimes called Stock-Based Compensation) is a way of paying different Cisco Systems' stakeholders with equity in the business. It is typically used as a motivation factor for employees to contribute beyond their regular compensation (salary and bonus). It is also used as a tool to align Cisco Systems' strategic interests with those of the company's shareholders. Shares issued to employees are usually subject to a vesting period before they are earned and sold.

Cisco Systems Quarterly Liabilities And Stockholders Equity

101.17 Billion

Cisco Systems Insider Trades History

Less than 1% of Cisco Systems are currently held by insiders. Unlike Cisco Systems' institutional investors, corporate insiders most likely have a limit on the maximum percentage of share ownership. This is done to align insiders' influence against Cisco Systems' private investors even though both sides will benefit from rising prices or experience loss when the share price declines. The good rule to have in mind is that the maximum share ownership percentage of the corporate insiders should not surpass 25%. View all of Cisco Systems' insider trades
 
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Cisco Stock Institutional Investors

Have you ever been surprised when a price of an equity instrument such as Cisco Systems is soaring high without any particular reason? This is usually happening because many institutional investors are aggressively trading Cisco Systems backward and forwards among themselves. Cisco Systems' institutional investor refers to the entity that pools money to purchase Cisco Systems' securities or originate loans. Institutional investors include commercial and private banks, credit unions, insurance companies, pension funds, hedge funds, endowments, and mutual funds. Operating companies that invest excess capital in these types of assets may also be included in the term and may influence corporate governance by exercising voting rights in their investments.
Shares
Northern Trust Corp2023-12-31
48.1 M
Wellington Management Company Llp2023-12-31
47.2 M
Wells Fargo & Co2023-12-31
45.7 M
Legal & General Group Plc2023-12-31
45.2 M
Ameriprise Financial Inc2023-12-31
44.7 M
Amvescap Plc.2023-12-31
36.3 M
Royal Bank Of Canada2023-12-31
31.7 M
Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas Inc2023-12-31
26.7 M
First Trust Advisors L.p.2023-12-31
24.9 M
Vanguard Group Inc2023-12-31
383.9 M
Blackrock Inc2023-12-31
351.1 M
Note, although Cisco Systems' institutional investors appear to be way more sophisticated than retail investors, it remains unclear if professional active investment managers can reliably enhance risk-adjusted returns by an amount that exceeds fees and expenses.

Cisco Systems Insider Trading Activities

Some recent studies suggest that insider trading raises the cost of capital for securities issuers and decreases overall economic growth. Trading by specific Cisco Systems insiders, such as employees or executives, is commonly permitted as long as it does not rely on Cisco Systems' material information that is not in the public domain. Local jurisdictions usually require such trading to be reported in order to monitor insider transactions. In many U.S. states, trading conducted by corporate officers, key employees, directors, or significant shareholders must be reported to the regulator or publicly disclosed, usually within a few business days of the trade. In these cases Cisco Systems insiders are required to file a Form 4 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) when buying or selling shares of their own companies.

Cisco Systems Outstanding Bonds

Cisco Systems issues bonds to finance its operations. Corporate bonds make up one of the largest components of the U.S. bond market, which is considered the world's largest securities market. Cisco Systems uses the proceeds from bond sales for a wide variety of purposes, including financing ongoing mergers and acquisitions, buying new equipment, investing in research and development, buying back their own stock, paying dividends to shareholders, and even refinancing existing debt. Most Cisco bonds can be classified according to their maturity, which is the date when Cisco Systems has to pay back the principal to investors. Maturities can be short-term, medium-term, or long-term (more than ten years). Longer-term bonds usually offer higher interest rates but may entail additional risks.

Cisco Systems Corporate Filings

5th of April 2024
Other Reports
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F4
19th of March 2024
The report filed by a party regarding the acquisition or disposition of a company's common stock, as well as derivative securities such as options, warrants, and convertible securities
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8K
18th of March 2024
Report filed with the SEC to announce major events that shareholders should know about
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F3
14th of March 2024
The report used by insiders such as officers, directors, and major shareholders (beneficial owners holding more than 10% of any class of the company's equity securities) to declare their ownership of a company's stock
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Cisco Systems Investors Sentiment

The influence of Cisco Systems' investor sentiment on the probability of its price appreciation or decline could be a good factor in your decision-making process regarding taking a position in Cisco. The overall investor sentiment generally increases the direction of a stock movement in a one-year investment horizon. However, the impact of investor sentiment on the entire stock market does not have solid backing from leading economists and market statisticians.
Investor biases related to Cisco Systems' public news can be used to forecast risks associated with an investment in Cisco. The trend in average sentiment can be used to explain how an investor holding Cisco can time the market purely based on public headlines and social activities around Cisco Systems. Please note that most equities that are difficult to arbitrage are affected by market sentiment the most.
Cisco Systems' market sentiment shows the aggregated news analyzed to detect positive and negative mentions from the text and comments. The data is normalized to provide daily scores for Cisco Systems' and other traded tickers. The bigger the bubble, the more accurate is the estimated score. Higher bars for a given day show more participation in the average Cisco Systems' news discussions. The higher the estimated score, the more favorable is the investor's outlook on Cisco Systems.

Cisco Systems Implied Volatility

    
  20.9  
Cisco Systems' implied volatility exposes the market's sentiment of Cisco Systems stock's possible movements over time. However, it does not forecast the overall direction of its price. In a nutshell, if Cisco Systems' implied volatility is high, the market thinks the stock has potential for high price swings in either direction. On the other hand, the low implied volatility suggests that Cisco Systems stock will not fluctuate a lot when Cisco Systems' options are near their expiration.
Some investors attempt to determine whether the market's mood is bullish or bearish by monitoring changes in market sentiment. Unlike more traditional methods such as technical analysis, investor sentiment usually refers to the aggregate attitude towards Cisco Systems in the overall investment community. So, suppose investors can accurately measure the market's sentiment. In that case, they can use it for their benefit. For example, some tools to gauge market sentiment could be utilized using contrarian indexes, Cisco Systems' short interest history, or implied volatility extrapolated from Cisco Systems options trading.

Pair Trading with Cisco Systems

One of the main advantages of trading using pair correlations is that every trade hedges away some risk. Because there are two separate transactions required, even if Cisco Systems position performs unexpectedly, the other equity can make up some of the losses. Pair trading also minimizes risk from directional movements in the market. For example, if an entire industry or sector drops because of unexpected headlines, the short position in Cisco Systems will appreciate offsetting losses from the drop in the long position's value.

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The ability to find closely correlated positions to Cisco Systems could be a great tool in your tax-loss harvesting strategies, allowing investors a quick way to find a similar-enough asset to replace Cisco Systems when you sell it. If you don't do this, your portfolio allocation will be skewed against your target asset allocation. So, investors can't just sell and buy back Cisco Systems - that would be a violation of the tax code under the "wash sale" rule, and this is why you need to find a similar enough asset and use the proceeds from selling Cisco Systems to buy it.
The correlation of Cisco Systems is a statistical measure of how it moves in relation to other instruments. This measure is expressed in what is known as the correlation coefficient, which ranges between -1 and +1. A perfect positive correlation (i.e., a correlation coefficient of +1) implies that as Cisco Systems moves, either up or down, the other security will move in the same direction. Alternatively, perfect negative correlation means that if Cisco Systems moves in either direction, the perfectly negatively correlated security will move in the opposite direction. If the correlation is 0, the equities are not correlated; they are entirely random. A correlation greater than 0.8 is generally described as strong, whereas a correlation less than 0.5 is generally considered weak.
Correlation analysis and pair trading evaluation for Cisco Systems can also be used as hedging techniques within a particular sector or industry or even over random equities to generate a better risk-adjusted return on your portfolios.
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When determining whether Cisco Systems offers a strong return on investment in its stock, a comprehensive analysis is essential. The process typically begins with a thorough review of Cisco Systems' financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements, to assess its financial health. Key financial ratios are used to gauge profitability, efficiency, and growth potential of Cisco Systems Stock. Outlined below are crucial reports that will aid in making a well-informed decision on Cisco Systems Stock:
Check out Trending Equities to better understand how to build diversified portfolios, which includes a position in Cisco Systems. Also, note that the market value of any company could be tightly coupled with the direction of predictive economic indicators such as signals in main economic indicators.
To learn how to invest in Cisco Stock, please use our How to Invest in Cisco Systems guide.
Note that the Cisco Systems information on this page should be used as a complementary analysis to other Cisco Systems' statistical models used to find the right mix of equity instruments to add to your existing portfolios or create a brand new portfolio. You can also try the Risk-Return Analysis module to view associations between returns expected from investment and the risk you assume.

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Is Cisco Systems' industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Cisco Systems. If investors know Cisco will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Cisco Systems listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
Quarterly Earnings Growth
(0.03)
Dividend Share
1.56
Earnings Share
3.29
Revenue Per Share
14.067
Quarterly Revenue Growth
(0.06)
The market value of Cisco Systems is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Cisco that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Cisco Systems' value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Cisco Systems' true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Cisco Systems' market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Cisco Systems' underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Cisco Systems' value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine if Cisco Systems is a good investment by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Cisco Systems' price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.