Wambolt & Associates LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund bought 838 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $241,000.
A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Jones Financial Companies Lllp increased its stake in Vanguard Growth ETF by 1.7% in the second quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp now owns 12,335,453 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,504,715,000 after purchasing an additional 211,336 shares in the last quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its position in Vanguard Growth ETF by 2.1% in the 2nd quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 9,809,590 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,813,514,000 after buying an additional 200,742 shares in the last quarter. LPL Financial LLC raised its stake in Vanguard Growth ETF by 2.5% during the 2nd quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 3,581,226 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,027,131,000 after buying an additional 86,139 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF by 30.9% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 2,449,380 shares of the company’s stock worth $702,506,000 after acquiring an additional 578,848 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. boosted its holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF by 0.9% in the first quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 2,400,524 shares of the company’s stock worth $615,076,000 after acquiring an additional 21,360 shares in the last quarter.
Shares of NYSEARCA:VUG opened at $294.31 on Thursday. Vanguard Growth ETF has a twelve month low of $218.28 and a twelve month high of $309.59. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $299.93 and its 200-day moving average is $285.33.
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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