Barclays PLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF (NYSEARCA:VFH) by 346.9% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 37,470 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 29,086 shares during the period. Barclays PLC’s holdings in Vanguard Financials ETF were worth $2,623,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in VFH. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF by 2,105.0% in the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 2,929,852 shares of the company’s stock worth $199,348,000 after buying an additional 2,796,978 shares in the last quarter. Northeast Financial Consultants Inc grew its stake in Vanguard Financials ETF by 4,564.6% during the second quarter. Northeast Financial Consultants Inc now owns 279,874 shares of the company’s stock worth $19,314,000 after buying an additional 273,874 shares during the last quarter. Polianta Ltd bought a new stake in Vanguard Financials ETF during the third quarter worth about $11,550,000. Jane Street Group LLC increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF by 819.5% during the second quarter. Jane Street Group LLC now owns 76,831 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,302,000 after buying an additional 68,475 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF by 14.3% during the second quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 541,084 shares of the company’s stock worth $37,340,000 after buying an additional 67,723 shares in the last quarter.

NYSEARCA:VFH opened at $73.47 on Wednesday. Vanguard Financials ETF has a 1 year low of $55.16 and a 1 year high of $75.21. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $72.85 and a 200-day moving average of $69.64.

Vanguard Financials ETF Company 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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