Envestnet Asset Management Inc. grew its position in shares of Vanguard Materials ETF (NYSEARCA:VAW) by 13.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 315,903 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 36,412 shares during the quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. owned 2.10% of Vanguard Materials ETF worth $39,924,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of VAW. Boston Private Wealth LLC bought a new position in Vanguard Materials ETF in the 2nd quarter worth $694,000. NEXT Financial Group Inc raised its holdings in Vanguard Materials ETF by 9.1% in the 2nd quarter. NEXT Financial Group Inc now owns 24,325 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,118,000 after acquiring an additional 2,019 shares during the period. CX Institutional bought a new position in Vanguard Materials ETF in the 2nd quarter worth $1,552,000. Spearhead Capital Advisors LLC raised its holdings in Vanguard Materials ETF by 6.0% in the 2nd quarter. Spearhead Capital Advisors LLC now owns 3,572 shares of the company’s stock worth $458,000 after acquiring an additional 201 shares during the period. Finally, Eqis Capital Management Inc. raised its holdings in Vanguard Materials ETF by 13.6% in the 2nd quarter. Eqis Capital Management Inc. now owns 21,332 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,735,000 after acquiring an additional 2,560 shares during the period.

Shares of VAW opened at $125.12 on Monday. Vanguard Materials ETF has a one year low of $103.54 and a one year high of $130.27. The company’s fifty day moving average price is $124.80 and its 200 day moving average price is $124.66.

The company also recently announced a — dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 1st. Investors of record on Friday, September 27th were issued a $0.6346 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 26th. This represents a yield of 2%.

About Vanguard Materials ETF

Vanguard Materials ETF seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Materials 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the materials sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). This GICS sector is made up of companies in a wide range of commodity-related manufacturing industries.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Materials ETF (NYSEARCA:VAW)

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