Great Lakes Advisors LLC bought a new position in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund bought 27,207 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $7,266,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. 180 Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 13.3% in the 2nd quarter. 180 Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 1,665 shares of the company’s stock worth $415,000 after buying an additional 196 shares during the last quarter. Savant Capital LLC lifted its stake in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 13.2% in the third quarter. Savant Capital LLC now owns 1,754 shares of the company’s stock valued at $468,000 after purchasing an additional 205 shares during the last quarter. Mandatum Life Insurance Co Ltd lifted its stake in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 1.1% in the third quarter. Mandatum Life Insurance Co Ltd now owns 18,448 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,927,000 after purchasing an additional 205 shares during the last quarter. Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC lifted its stake in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 2.1% in the second quarter. Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC now owns 10,437 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,604,000 after purchasing an additional 211 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Rational Advisors LLC lifted its stake in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 36.4% in the third quarter. Rational Advisors LLC now owns 795 shares of the company’s stock valued at $212,000 after purchasing an additional 212 shares during the last quarter.

Vanguard S&P 500 ETF stock opened at $239.38 on Friday. Vanguard S&P 500 ETF has a 12 month low of $232.42 and a 12 month high of $270.67.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 20th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 18th will be paid a $1.289 dividend. This is an increase from Vanguard S&P 500 ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $1.21. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 17th. This represents a $5.16 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.15%.

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About Vanguard S&P 500 ETF

Vanguard 500 Index Fund (the Fund) is an open-end investment company, or mutual fund. The Fund offers four classes of shares: Investor Shares, Admiral Shares, Signal Shares, and Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) Shares. The Fund seeks to track the investment performance of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, an unmanaged benchmark representing the United States large-capitalization stocks.

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