Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) Shares Purchased by Fisher Asset Management LLC

Fisher Asset Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) by 8.7% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,422 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 274 shares during the period. Fisher Asset Management LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF were worth $722,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. FMR LLC raised its stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 6.6% during the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 23,899 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,987,000 after buying an additional 1,488 shares during the last quarter. Exchange Capital Management Inc. raised its stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 4.8% during the first quarter. Exchange Capital Management Inc. now owns 28,464 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $5,711,000 after buying an additional 1,298 shares during the last quarter. Brookstone Capital Management raised its stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 12.7% during the first quarter. Brookstone Capital Management now owns 30,455 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $6,110,000 after buying an additional 3,436 shares during the last quarter. Guidant Wealth Advisors raised its stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 1.2% during the first quarter. Guidant Wealth Advisors now owns 5,165 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,036,000 after buying an additional 60 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Sanders Morris Harris LLC purchased a new position in Vanguard Information Technology ETF during the first quarter valued at $212,000.

Shares of VGT stock traded down $0.31 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $218.61. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 274,897 shares, compared to its average volume of 627,571. Vanguard Information Technology ETF has a 52-week low of $154.72 and a 52-week high of $223.67. The business has a 50-day moving average price of $214.25 and a 200 day moving average price of $206.95.

Vanguard Information Technology ETF Profile

Vanguard Information Technology ETF seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Information Technology 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the information technology sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT)

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