Veritable L.P. purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm purchased 3,582 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $504,000.

Several other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of VGT. Good Life Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 44.5% during the 2nd quarter. Good Life Advisors LLC now owns 3,066 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $438,000 after buying an additional 944 shares during the last quarter. WealthTrust Fairport LLC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 1.9% in the 2nd quarter. WealthTrust Fairport LLC now owns 122,847 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $17,302,000 after buying an additional 2,342 shares in the last quarter. IndexIQ Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 17.1% in the 2nd quarter. IndexIQ Advisors LLC now owns 8,227 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,159,000 after buying an additional 1,204 shares in the last quarter. Greenleaf Trust boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 1,124.7% in the 2nd quarter. Greenleaf Trust now owns 18,321 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,580,000 after buying an additional 16,825 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Citigroup Inc. grew its stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 7.4% in the 2nd quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 37,026 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $5,215,000 after acquiring an additional 2,543 shares during the last quarter.

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Shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) opened at 151.99 on Monday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $148.97 and a 200-day moving average of $142.77. Vanguard Information Technology ETF has a 52 week low of $116.34 and a 52 week high of $152.73.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 28th will be given a dividend of $0.419 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 27th. This is a boost from Vanguard Information Technology ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.41. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.10%.

Vanguard Information Technology ETF Company 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).

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

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