Waters Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Recent Insider Transactions

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown

What is the ownership structure of WAT?
Owner TypeNumber of SharesOwnership Percentage
State or Government32,4240.05%
Individual Insiders332,0220.6%
General Public4,474,9637.5%
Institutions54,568,16691.9%

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Top 25 shareholders own 63.67% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
11.39%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
6,764,086$2.2b0.69%0.05%
10.94%
BlackRock, Inc.
6,496,407$2.1b1.15%0.05%
6.22%
Fundsmith, LLP
3,693,197$1.2b0.11%3.74%
4.48%
State Street Global Advisors, Inc.
2,660,354$859.0m0.13%0.04%
4.42%
Massachusetts Financial Services Company
2,623,726$847.2m7%0.2%
4.17%
Walter Scott & Partners Limited
2,474,868$799.1m-4.76%2.09%
2.23%
Wellington Management Group LLP
1,324,306$427.6m-6.64%0.07%
1.98%
Geode Capital Management, LLC
1,175,169$379.5m1.55%0.05%
1.78%
BNY Mellon Asset Management
1,055,046$340.7m-6.8%0.07%
1.39%
Fundsmith Investment Services Limited
822,817$265.7m-0.34%4.1%
1.38%
Invesco Capital Management LLC
820,416$264.9m41.15%0.19%
1.29%
Northern Trust Global Investments
767,064$247.7m-2.62%0.05%
1.28%
Champlain Investment Partners, LLC
757,745$244.7m-21.43%1.52%
1.21%
Impax Asset Management Group plc
719,183$232.2m18.58%0.69%
1.14%
T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.
676,175$218.3m-19.05%0.02%
1.08%
Legal & General Investment Management Limited
640,481$206.8m-4.48%0.06%
1.04%
Eaton Vance Management
619,932$200.2m-12.41%0.07%
1%
Mawer Investment Management Ltd.
596,750$192.7m7.02%0.48%
0.9%
American Century Investment Management Inc
533,847$172.4m368.32%0.12%
0.86%
Citadel Advisors LLC
510,839$164.9m-25.88%0.21%
0.83%
Norges Bank Investment Management
495,184$159.9m0%0.02%
0.71%
Janus Henderson Group plc
420,056$135.6m-4.2%0.07%
0.66%
FMR LLC
392,895$126.9m-29.84%0.01%
0.66%
Boston Trust Walden Company
391,999$126.6m-2.27%1.09%
0.66%
UBS Asset Management
390,442$126.1m-2.05%0.02%