Allworth Financial LP Raises Holdings in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSEARCA:VIG)

Allworth Financial LP lifted its stake in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSEARCA:VIG) by 16.3% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 2,336 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 328 shares during the quarter. Allworth Financial LP’s holdings in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF were worth $291,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. Bank of America Corp DE boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 3.0% in the second quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 18,887,478 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,175,082,000 after buying an additional 552,015 shares during the last quarter. Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 12,953.7% in the fourth quarter. Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. now owns 9,027,836 shares of the company’s stock worth $72,421,000 after buying an additional 8,958,677 shares during the last quarter. Morgan Stanley boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 2.2% in the second quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 7,615,840 shares of the company’s stock worth $877,041,000 after buying an additional 162,399 shares during the last quarter. Wealthfront Advisers LLC boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 1.3% in the third quarter. Wealthfront Advisers LLC now owns 5,672,067 shares of the company’s stock worth $678,266,000 after buying an additional 75,249 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 2.4% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 5,166,577 shares of the company’s stock worth $594,983,000 after buying an additional 122,411 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of VIG stock opened at $128.05 on Friday. The business’s 50 day moving average is $124.14 and its two-hundred day moving average is $120.00. Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF has a 12-month low of $100.02 and a 12-month high of $128.05.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 19th were given a dividend of $0.5985 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, December 18th. This represents a $2.39 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.87%. This is an increase from Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.47.

Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF Profile

Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the investment performance of the Dividend Achievers Select Index. Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation Index Fund. The Fund will hold all the stocks in the index in approximately the same proportions as their weightings in the index.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSEARCA:VIG)

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