Madden Advisory Services Inc. increased its holdings in Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (NYSEARCA:VDC) by 2.1% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 35,408 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 726 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF accounts for about 3.0% of Madden Advisory Services Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 10th largest position. Madden Advisory Services Inc. owned approximately 0.12% of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF worth $4,754,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF by 10.0% in the fourth quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 13,218 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,930,000 after buying an additional 1,198 shares during the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF in the fourth quarter worth approximately $321,000. Strategic Wealth Advisors Group LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF by 1.7% in the first quarter. Strategic Wealth Advisors Group LLC now owns 26,343 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,585,000 after buying an additional 428 shares during the last quarter. Raymond James & Associates boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF by 11.9% in the fourth quarter. Raymond James & Associates now owns 10,704 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,563,000 after buying an additional 1,140 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Apriem Advisors boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF by 6.3% in the first quarter. Apriem Advisors now owns 36,148 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,920,000 after buying an additional 2,140 shares during the last quarter.

Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF opened at $138.41 on Monday, according to Marketbeat Ratings. Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF has a 12-month low of $126.78 and a 12-month high of $151.29.

Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF Profile

Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Consumer Staples Index Fund, which seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Consumer Staples 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the consumer staples sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (NYSEARCA:VDC)

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