MPS Loria Financial Planners LLC grew its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) by 40.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 2,033 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 587 shares during the period. MPS Loria Financial Planners LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF were worth $332,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in VUG. Northern Trust Corp increased its position in Vanguard Growth ETF by 5.2% during the fourth quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 30,065 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,039,000 after buying an additional 1,483 shares in the last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF during the fourth quarter worth $533,000. Capital Investment Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 20.2% during the first quarter. Capital Investment Advisors LLC now owns 3,386 shares of the company’s stock worth $530,000 after purchasing an additional 570 shares during the last quarter. First Manhattan Co. boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 19.0% during the first quarter. First Manhattan Co. now owns 3,051 shares of the company’s stock worth $477,000 after purchasing an additional 488 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Virtu Financial LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 14.6% during the first quarter. Virtu Financial LLC now owns 4,547 shares of the company’s stock worth $711,000 after purchasing an additional 581 shares during the last quarter.
Shares of VUG stock traded down $2.11 during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $162.47. 19,255 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 805,746. Vanguard Growth ETF has a fifty-two week low of $124.85 and a fifty-two week high of $170.42. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of $166.32.
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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