Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM) Position Boosted by Osaic Holdings Inc.

Osaic Holdings Inc. grew its position in Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYMFree Report) by 10.1% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,689,595 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 154,898 shares during the quarter. Osaic Holdings Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF were worth $156,576,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in VYM. Moneta Group Investment Advisors LLC lifted its position in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 110,970.8% in the fourth quarter. Moneta Group Investment Advisors LLC now owns 394,835,570 shares of the company’s stock worth $42,725,157,000 after purchasing an additional 394,480,089 shares in the last quarter. Sumitomo Life Insurance Co. purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF in the second quarter worth approximately $1,071,831,000. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF in the first quarter worth approximately $128,190,000. Morgan Stanley lifted its position in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 10.1% in the fourth quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 9,684,196 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,047,927,000 after purchasing an additional 884,541 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Bank of Montreal Can purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF in the second quarter worth approximately $71,423,000.

Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF Price Performance

VYM traded up $0.07 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $105.34. 550,861 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,520,647. The company has a market cap of $48.39 billion, a PE ratio of 13.80 and a beta of 0.84. The stock’s fifty day simple moving average is $103.31 and its 200-day simple moving average is $105.10. Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF has a one year low of $98.40 and a one year high of $113.78.

Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF Company Profile

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The Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index Fund (VYM) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the FTSE Custom High Dividend Yield index. The fund tracks the FTSE High Dividend Yield Index. The index selects high-dividend-paying US companies, excluding REITS, and weights them by market cap. VYM was launched on Nov 10, 2006 and is managed by Vanguard.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM)

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