Ingalls & Snyder LLC cut its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) by 11.8% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 14,794 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,970 shares during the period. Ingalls & Snyder LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF were worth $2,695,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Larson Financial Group LLC raised its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 151.8% in the third quarter. Larson Financial Group LLC now owns 214 shares of the company’s stock valued at $36,000 after buying an additional 129 shares during the last quarter. Horan Capital Advisors LLC. acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF in the third quarter valued at about $38,000. Resources Management Corp CT ADV acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF in the third quarter valued at about $42,000. Family Management Corp acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF in the second quarter valued at about $47,000. Finally, Gradient Investments LLC raised its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 188.1% in the third quarter. Gradient Investments LLC now owns 386 shares of the company’s stock valued at $64,000 after buying an additional 252 shares during the last quarter.
Shares of NYSEARCA VUG opened at $189.06 on Thursday. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $181.18 and a 200-day simple moving average of $171.11. Vanguard Growth ETF has a 52 week low of $140.05 and a 52 week high of $189.68.
The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 26th were issued a $0.5077 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, December 24th. This represents a $2.03 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.07%. This is a positive change from Vanguard Growth ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.43.
Vanguard Growth ETF Profile
Vanguard Growth Index Fund, formerly Vanguard Growth ETF, is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Growth Index Fund, which employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the MSCI US Prime Market Growth Index (the Index). The Index is a diversified index of growth stocks of large United States companies.
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