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    Levi Strauss & Co. Stock Investors, Shareholders, Insiders and Outstanding Shares

    Levi Strauss & Co.



    0.06 (0.34%)

    At Close: 4:00 PM

    Shares & ShareHolders

    Making an investment decision in the stock market involves a certain amount of risk, so it's important to thoroughly review a company's stock before making any decisions. Stock float, number of short positions and outstanding shares are among the many factors an investor should take into account.

    Shares Outstanding

    395.07 Million


    93.89 Million





    Shares Short

    9.9 Million

    Short % of shares outstanding


    Shares Short (Prior Month)

    9.11 Million


    Short of Float


    Short % of Shares Outstanding

    Top Institutional Holders

    A total of 1.30% of LEVI shares are owned by insiders. About 82.50% of LEVI shares are held by financial institutions. Wellington Management Co. LLP is the top corporate investor, holding 7.78 Million shares valued at $120.8 Million. A 8.04% stake in Levi Strauss & Co. is owned by the company. The Vanguard Group, Inc owns 7.76 Million shares valued at $120.38 Million, which translates its holding of 8.01% of the stake in the company.

    Holder% StakeShares HeldTotal Value ($)Shares% Change in Portfolio
    Wellington Management Co. LLP8.04% 7,783,622120,801,81346,6940.60%
    The Vanguard Group, Inc8.01% 7,756,181120,375,92968,6490.89%
    Macquarie Investment Management B5.38% 5,201,87580,733,10033,3610.65%
    Parnassus Investments LLC4.10% 3,969,81961,611,591-1,873,135-32.06%
    Putnam Investment Management LLC3.42% 3,311,70451,397,64686,0742.67%
    Capital Research & Management Co3.05% 2,950,00045,784,00000%
    Threadneedle Asset Management Ltd2.59% 2,505,17638,880,3322,505,176-
    Cambridge Trust Co2.10% 2,072,76029,992,83700%
    Hall Capital Partners LLC2.05% 1,981,54530,753,57800%
    Millennium Management LLC1.73% 1,677,36626,032,720690,34169.94%

    Levi Strauss & Co. Insiders

    Among the LEVI insiders holding of 0.07% of the stake in company, JAFFE SETH, EVP & General Counsel, holds the largest shares of 148,299. ELLISON SETH M., EVP & Chief Commercial Officer, is the second largest LEVI insider with ownership of 89,946 shares. FRIEDMAN DAVID A,Director, stands third with possession of 31,651 shares of that stake.

    InsiderDesignationShares Held
    JAFFE SETHEVP & General Counsel148,299
    ELLISON SETH M.EVP & Chief Commercial Officer89,946
    FRIEDMAN DAVID ADirector31,651
    SEY JENNIFER A.Brand President5,972

    Insider Transaction Summary (6 Months)









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    Frequently Asked Questions


    How many institutions own LEVI stock?

    A company's 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) provides investors with comprehensive information about institutional ownership in a listed company, a sign of strength in terms of how many institutions have confidence in that company. The number of institutional investors who currently own LEVI shares is 315, representing 82.50% of the company's common stock.


    Who are the major shareholders selling Levi Strauss & Co. stock?

    Parnassus Investments LLC, in the last quarter, reduced its stake in LEVI by -32.06% restricting it's holding to 3.97 Million shares of worth nearly $61.61 Million. BlackRock Fund Advisors also lessened -4.34% of the LEVI shares from its portfolio, reducing its holding to 1.57 Million shares of worth $22.73 Million. N/A also shunned LEVI shares holding by N/A last quarter which brought its holding to 0 shares worth $0.


    Investors who are buying LEVI stock?

    As per its latest 13F filing, Wellington Management Co. LLP increased its stake in LEVI by 0.60% in the last quarter. The institutional holder raised its holding to 7.78 Million shares having worth more than $120.8 Million. The Vanguard Group, Inc also added 0.89% more shares of LEVI to its portfolio, raising its holding to 7.76 Million shares of worth $120.38 Million. Macquarie Investment Management B also increased its LEVI shares holding by 0.65% which brought its holding to 5.2 Million shares worth $80.73 Million.


    LEVI's major insiders: who are they?

    The insider with the most stakes in LEVI is JAFFE SETH , a EVP & General Counsel at the company. Additionally, LEVI stock is highly held by EVP & Chief Commercial Officer ELLISON SETH M. and Director FRIEDMAN DAVID A among others.


    Did an insider recently sell LEVI stock?

    Company executives, directors, and other insiders own 1.3 percent of Levi Strauss & Co.'s stock. Within the last six months, there have been 13 transaction(s) in which LEVI insiders have sold stock, totaling 79,665 shares. Insiders that have sold shares include ELLISON SETH M., and JAFFE SETH.


    Which insider recently purchased LEVI stock?

    There have been no transaction(s) during the past 6-months in which LEVI insiders have bought stock N/A.


    How much of LEVI does insiders own?

    Around 5.14 Million Levi Strauss & Co. shares are held by insiders, which represents about 1.30% of LEVI Stock.


    Who is the insider with the largest stake?

    LEVI EVP & General Counsel, JAFFE SETH holds the largest portfolio of the company's shares. LEVI shares owned by Levinson total nearly 148.3 Thousands.


    Which institution holds the most shares in LEVI?

    Wellington Management Co. LLP is the largest institutional owner in LEVI which holds 7.78 Million shares worth $120.8 Million or 8.04% of the total LEVI shares outstanding followed by The Vanguard Group, Inc with ownership of 7.76 Million shares representing 8.01% of the LEVI ownership. Macquarie Investment Management B, Inc is the third largest stakeholder with 5.2 Million shares or 5.38% of the ownership worth more than $80.73 Million.


    Is Levi Strauss & Co. stock optionable?

    Stock options give the owner the ability but not the obligation to buy or sell a security at a predetermined price and date. Stock options can be classified into two types: puts and calls. A put is a bet on falling stock, and a call is a bet on rising stock. As far as the LEVI is concerned, it is a stock which is optionable.


    Is there a short position on LEVI's shares?

    Number of LEVI shares short as of 2022-10-13 was 9.9 Million. Shares short is a market sentiment in which investors have sold their shares short in a given stock but have not yet covered them or closed them out.


    About how many outstanding LEVI shares are there?

    As of today, 395.07 Million shares of LEVI are outstanding.


    Is there many float in Levi Strauss & Co. stock?

    Float represents the number of tradeable shares in a specific stock. By subtracting restricted and closely-held shares from a firm's total outstanding shares, we can calculate its floating stock. The term "closely-held shares" refers to shares held by employees, major shareholders, and company insiders. At present, LEVI has 93.89 Million shares in float.


    LEVI short ratio: what is it?

    Short ratio is calculated by dividing the number of short shares, short interest or bets that shareholders will sell short from the average daily volume. A higher ratio indicates longer times needed to repurchase borrowed shares (sold). The short ratio for LEVI was N/A as of 2022-10-13.