Tower Research Capital LLC TRC acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 3,286 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $463,000.

Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Good Life Advisors LLC lifted its holdings 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 acquiring an additional 944 shares during the period. WealthTrust Fairport LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 1.9% during the 2nd quarter. WealthTrust Fairport LLC now owns 122,847 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $17,302,000 after acquiring an additional 2,342 shares during the period. IndexIQ Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 17.1% during the 2nd quarter. IndexIQ Advisors LLC now owns 8,227 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,159,000 after acquiring an additional 1,204 shares during the period. Citigroup Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 7.4% during the 2nd quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 37,026 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $5,215,000 after acquiring an additional 2,543 shares during the period. Finally, Advisory Alpha LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 5.5% during the 2nd quarter. Advisory Alpha LLC now owns 17,772 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,620,000 after acquiring an additional 930 shares during the period.

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Shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) traded up 0.41% on Monday, hitting $155.26. 98,039 shares of the stock traded hands. The company’s 50 day moving average is $150.55 and its 200 day moving average is $144.23. Vanguard Information Technology ETF has a one year low of $116.33 and a one year high of $155.27.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, September 28th were paid a $0.419 dividend. This is a boost from Vanguard Information Technology ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.41. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 27th. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.08%.

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).

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

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