Private Advisory Group LLC trimmed its holdings in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS) by 78.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 2,276 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 8,299 shares during the quarter. Private Advisory Group LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF were worth $120,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the business. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its holdings in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 12.5% in the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 64,722 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,408,000 after purchasing an additional 7,179 shares during the last quarter. FTB Advisors Inc. boosted its holdings in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 8.3% in the second quarter. FTB Advisors Inc. now owns 57,601 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,043,000 after purchasing an additional 4,409 shares during the last quarter. Sii Investments Inc. WI boosted its holdings in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 5.2% in the second quarter. Sii Investments Inc. WI now owns 317,622 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $16,725,000 after purchasing an additional 15,768 shares during the last quarter. Betterment LLC boosted its holdings in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 71.2% in the second quarter. Betterment LLC now owns 13,549 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $713,000 after purchasing an additional 5,637 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada boosted its holdings in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 64.3% in the second quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 171,159 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $9,014,000 after purchasing an additional 67,001 shares during the last quarter.

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Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ VMBS) remained flat at $52.73 during midday trading on Monday. 68,022 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $52.91 and a 200 day moving average price of $52.76. Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF has a one year low of $51.82 and a one year high of $53.87.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, October 5th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 3rd were paid a $0.096 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, October 2nd. This is a positive change from Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.07. This represents a $1.15 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.19%.

Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF Profile

Vanguard Mortgage Backed Securities ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted, mortgage-backed securities index. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. MBS Float Adjusted Index (the Index).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS)

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