BB&T Corp bought a new stake in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm bought 16,011 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $845,000.

A number of other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Bartlett & Co. LLC grew its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 161.4% in the third quarter. Bartlett & Co. LLC now owns 81,122 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $4,282,000 after purchasing an additional 50,090 shares in the last quarter. Clearwater Capital Partners LLC grew its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 65.2% in the third quarter. Clearwater Capital Partners LLC now owns 63,951 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,372,000 after purchasing an additional 25,236 shares in the last quarter. Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. grew its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 0.5% in the third quarter. Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. now owns 997,750 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $52,661,000 after purchasing an additional 4,789 shares in the last quarter. Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC grew its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 8.6% in the third quarter. Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC now owns 390,542 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $20,593,000 after purchasing an additional 30,838 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Millie Capital Management LLC grew its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 30.4% in the second quarter. Millie Capital Management LLC now owns 17,116 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $901,000 after purchasing an additional 3,995 shares in the last quarter.

Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ VMBS) opened at 52.73 on Wednesday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $52.80 and a 200-day moving average of $52.79. Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF has a 52-week low of $51.82 and a 52-week high of $53.80.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, October 5th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 3rd were issued a dividend of $0.096 per share. This is an increase from Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.07. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, October 2nd. This represents a $1.15 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.18%.

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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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