TPG Financial Advisors LLC reduced its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) by 0.9% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 29,924 shares of the company’s stock after selling 273 shares during the period. Vanguard Growth ETF accounts for approximately 4.5% of TPG Financial Advisors LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 9th biggest holding. TPG Financial Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF were worth $5,451,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. grew its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 17,901.8% in the fourth quarter. Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. now owns 10,934,121 shares of the company’s stock valued at $60,021,000 after purchasing an additional 10,873,382 shares during the last quarter. UBS Group AG grew its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 2.2% in the second quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 10,914,331 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,783,292,000 after acquiring an additional 237,740 shares during the last quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC grew its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 2.0% in the third quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC now owns 1,239,331 shares of the company’s stock worth $206,076,000 after acquiring an additional 24,546 shares during the last quarter. Royal Bank of Canada increased its position in Vanguard Growth ETF by 11.4% during the second quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 1,213,729 shares of the company’s stock worth $198,311,000 after acquiring an additional 124,648 shares during the period. Finally, EP Wealth Advisors LLC increased its position in Vanguard Growth ETF by 4.2% during the third quarter. EP Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 852,101 shares of the company’s stock worth $141,687,000 after acquiring an additional 34,197 shares during the period.

NYSEARCA:VUG traded down $0.84 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $188.51. 3,982,300 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,261,300. Vanguard Growth ETF has a twelve month low of $139.10 and a twelve month high of $189.48. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $180.69 and a 200 day moving average of $170.85.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 26th were given a $0.5077 dividend. This represents a $2.03 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.08%. This is a positive change from Vanguard Growth ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.43. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, December 24th.

Vanguard Growth ETF Company Profile

Vanguard Growth Index Fund, formerly Vanguard Growth ETF, is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Growth Index Fund, which employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the MSCI US Prime Market Growth Index (the Index). The Index is a diversified index of growth stocks of large United States companies.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG)

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