Vanguard Growth ETF (VUG) Stake Raised by First Command Financial Services Inc.

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First Command Financial Services Inc. lifted its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) by 1,204.2% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 313 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 289 shares during the quarter. First Command Financial Services Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF were worth $49,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Raymond James Trust N.A. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 1.0% during the 1st quarter. Raymond James Trust N.A. now owns 6,237 shares of the company’s stock worth $975,000 after acquiring an additional 62 shares in the last quarter. Landsberg Bennett & Dubbaneh LLC boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 30.5% during the 1st quarter. Landsberg Bennett & Dubbaneh LLC now owns 31,099 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,952,000 after acquiring an additional 7,272 shares in the last quarter. Virtu Financial LLC boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 14.6% during the 1st quarter. Virtu Financial LLC now owns 4,547 shares of the company’s stock worth $711,000 after acquiring an additional 581 shares in the last quarter. First Manhattan Co. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 19.0% during the 1st quarter. First Manhattan Co. now owns 3,051 shares of the company’s stock worth $477,000 after acquiring an additional 488 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Paradigm Financial Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 2.6% during the 1st quarter. Paradigm Financial Advisors LLC now owns 59,940 shares of the company’s stock worth $9,376,000 after acquiring an additional 1,513 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of VUG traded down $0.05 during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $161.37. 635,919 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 928,063. Vanguard Growth ETF has a 1-year low of $124.85 and a 1-year high of $162.36.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, April 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, March 29th were given a dividend of $0.432 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $1.73 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.07%.

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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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG)

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