ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS), saw an insider execute a transaction that resulted in the rise of his position with the company. Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Support, Andrew Robert Kocis acquired 1,200 shares at an average price of $82.614 per share. Following this move, Kocis holds a total of 1,200 shares directly in the company. Moreover, ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) is a $7.46 billion market cap corporation that develops and globally markets engineering simulation software and services widely used by engineers, designers, researchers and students across a spectrum of industries and academia, including aerospace, automotive, manufacturing, electronics, biomedical, energy and defense.
In addition, while there are multiple outside investors, the largest is Billionaire Ken Griffin. His hedge fund, Citadel Investment Group, reported a 93% rise in its activity over the course of the last fiscal quarter, and now has a total of 281,060 shares worth about 21.3 million invested in the company.
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