Lincoln National Corp Increases Position in Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VBK)

Lincoln National Corp raised its holdings in Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VBK) by 3.8% during the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 70,012 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,591 shares during the period. Lincoln National Corp’s holdings in Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF were worth $13,037,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other large investors have also bought and sold shares of VBK. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF by 5.2% during the 2nd quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 883,892 shares of the company’s stock worth $164,589,000 after acquiring an additional 43,843 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its position in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF by 43.3% during the 1st quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 831,203 shares of the company’s stock worth $149,385,000 after purchasing an additional 251,216 shares during the last quarter. Balasa Dinverno & Foltz LLC raised its position in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF by 0.5% during the 1st quarter. Balasa Dinverno & Foltz LLC now owns 608,806 shares of the company’s stock worth $109,415,000 after purchasing an additional 3,319 shares during the last quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF during the 1st quarter worth about $34,590,000. Finally, Commonwealth Equity Services LLC raised its position in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF by 4.7% during the 1st quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC now owns 141,500 shares of the company’s stock worth $25,430,000 after purchasing an additional 6,317 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of VBK traded down $3.04 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $182.74. 2,822 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 174,937. Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF has a 1-year low of $139.95 and a 1-year high of $192.40. The company has a 50 day moving average of $187.16 and a 200-day moving average of $182.04.

Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF Company Profile

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

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VBK)

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