First Financial Corp IN reduced its holdings in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF (NYSEARCA:VFH) by 0.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 56,250 shares of the company’s stock after selling 399 shares during the period. Vanguard Financials ETF makes up 3.1% of First Financial Corp IN’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 4th largest holding. First Financial Corp IN’s holdings in Vanguard Financials ETF were worth $3,938,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of VFH. Anderson Hoagland & Co. grew its position in Vanguard Financials ETF by 58.7% during the 2nd quarter. Anderson Hoagland & Co. now owns 40,570 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,790,000 after purchasing an additional 15,000 shares during the last quarter. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF by 8.3% in the 2nd quarter. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. now owns 36,194 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,498,000 after acquiring an additional 2,780 shares during the period. Bouchey Financial Group Ltd lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF by 6.1% in the 2nd quarter. Bouchey Financial Group Ltd now owns 130,320 shares of the company’s stock worth $8,993,000 after acquiring an additional 7,481 shares during the period. Nachman Norwood & Parrott Inc lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF by 4.9% in the 2nd quarter. Nachman Norwood & Parrott Inc now owns 5,479 shares of the company’s stock worth $378,000 after acquiring an additional 257 shares during the period. Finally, CMH Wealth Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF by 3.2% in the 2nd quarter. CMH Wealth Management LLC now owns 62,340 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,302,000 after acquiring an additional 1,940 shares during the period.

Shares of VFH stock traded up $0.10 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $70.00. The stock had a trading volume of 4,297 shares, compared to its average volume of 631,550. Vanguard Financials ETF has a fifty-two week low of $55.16 and a fifty-two week high of $71.81. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is $68.99 and its 200-day simple moving average is $68.42.

The company also recently announced a — dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 27th were paid a $0.4585 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 2.2%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 26th.

Vanguard Financials ETF Profile

Vanguard Financials ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Financials Index Fund. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) US Investable Market Financials Index, an index of stocks of large, medium and small United States companies in the financials sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Financials ETF (NYSEARCA:VFH)

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