TPG Financial Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ) by 7.8% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 4,714 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 343 shares during the period. TPG Financial Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Real Estate ETF were worth $437,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Financial Insights Inc. grew its stake in Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 3.0% during the 3rd quarter. Financial Insights Inc. now owns 46,358 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $4,323,000 after buying an additional 1,361 shares during the last quarter. Citizens Financial Group Inc RI increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 79.7% in the 3rd quarter. Citizens Financial Group Inc RI now owns 6,496 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $606,000 after acquiring an additional 2,881 shares during the period. AJ Wealth Strategies LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF in the 3rd quarter worth about $352,000. Baker Avenue Asset Management LP lifted its position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter. Baker Avenue Asset Management LP now owns 110,069 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $9,620,000 after purchasing an additional 374 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Barber Financial Group Inc. lifted its position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 2.1% in the 3rd quarter. Barber Financial Group Inc. now owns 23,059 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,157,000 after purchasing an additional 481 shares during the last quarter.

Vanguard Real Estate ETF stock traded down $0.35 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $93.04. 4,120,665 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 5,337,729. Vanguard Real Estate ETF has a fifty-two week low of $77.57 and a fifty-two week high of $95.49. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of $91.99 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $91.61.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 19th were paid a $0.9569 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, December 18th. This represents a $3.83 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.11%. This is a positive change from Vanguard Real Estate ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.62.

Vanguard Real Estate ETF Profile

Vanguard REIT ETF (the Fund) is an open-end investment company. The Fund invests in stocks issued by real estate investment trusts (REITs), companies that purchase office buildings, hotels, and other real property. It tracks the return of the MSCI US RIT Index, a gauge of real estate stocks. The Vanguard Group, Inc provides investment advisory services to the Fund.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ)

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