Gradient Capital Advisors LLC reduced its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VEA) by 0.6% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 66,609 shares of the company’s stock after selling 394 shares during the quarter. Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF accounts for about 2.0% of Gradient Capital Advisors LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 13th largest holding. Gradient Capital Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF were worth $2,935,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of VEA. TIAA FSB grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF by 24.3% in the 3rd quarter. TIAA FSB now owns 18,878,382 shares of the company’s stock worth $775,524,000 after buying an additional 3,686,837 shares during the last quarter. United Services Automobile Association grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF by 28.0% in the 2nd quarter. United Services Automobile Association now owns 15,551,630 shares of the company’s stock worth $648,658,000 after buying an additional 3,405,166 shares during the last quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF by 1,298.3% in the 2nd quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 3,429,032 shares of the company’s stock worth $143,025,000 after buying an additional 3,183,795 shares during the last quarter. Creative Planning grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF by 3.0% in the 3rd quarter. Creative Planning now owns 69,915,772 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,872,140,000 after buying an additional 2,063,730 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Jones Financial Companies Lllp grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF by 3.2% in the 3rd quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp now owns 61,506,565 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,517,666,000 after buying an additional 1,893,267 shares during the last quarter.

NYSEARCA VEA opened at $44.31 on Thursday. Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF has a twelve month low of $38.59 and a twelve month high of $44.47. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $43.78 and its 200 day moving average is $41.94.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 27th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 24th were given a dividend of $0.4399 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, December 23rd. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.97%.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VEA)

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