Planning Directions Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) by 3.7% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 12,470 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 449 shares during the period. Vanguard Growth ETF accounts for 2.5% of Planning Directions Inc.’s portfolio, making the stock its 10th biggest position. Planning Directions Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF were worth $3,205,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. GenWealth Group Inc. lifted its holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF by 15.7% in the first quarter. GenWealth Group Inc. now owns 105,684 shares of the company’s stock valued at $27,165,000 after acquiring an additional 14,315 shares during the period. Whittier Trust Co. grew its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 39.2% during the first quarter. Whittier Trust Co. now owns 11,317 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,909,000 after purchasing an additional 3,186 shares in the last quarter. Balasa Dinverno & Foltz LLC grew its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 8.3% during the fourth quarter. Balasa Dinverno & Foltz LLC now owns 204,778 shares of the company’s stock worth $51,878,000 after purchasing an additional 15,777 shares in the last quarter. Smith Salley & Associates grew its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 155.1% during the fourth quarter. Smith Salley & Associates now owns 6,531 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,655,000 after purchasing an additional 3,971 shares in the last quarter. Finally, CWM LLC grew its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 19.1% during the first quarter. CWM LLC now owns 300,754 shares of the company’s stock worth $77,306,000 after purchasing an additional 48,300 shares in the last quarter.

NYSEARCA VUG traded down $4.80 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $268.43. 28,577 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 919,693. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $265.87 and a 200-day simple moving average of $253.01. Vanguard Growth ETF has a 12-month low of $173.93 and a 12-month high of $278.85.

Vanguard Growth ETF 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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