Principle Wealth Partners LLC Reduces Holdings in Vanguard Health Care ETF (NYSEARCA:VHT)

Principle Wealth Partners LLC decreased its position in shares of Vanguard Health Care ETF (NYSEARCA:VHT) by 11.0% in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 10,593 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,310 shares during the quarter. Principle Wealth Partners LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Health Care ETF were worth $1,776,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Mid Atlantic Financial Management Inc. ADV grew its stake in shares of Vanguard Health Care ETF by 58.2% during the second quarter. Mid Atlantic Financial Management Inc. ADV now owns 2,848 shares of the company’s stock worth $495,000 after acquiring an additional 1,048 shares during the last quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Health Care ETF by 123.4% in the second quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 37,300 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,488,000 after purchasing an additional 20,600 shares in the last quarter. H D Vest Advisory Services lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Health Care ETF by 29.7% in the second quarter. H D Vest Advisory Services now owns 5,766 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,003,000 after purchasing an additional 1,320 shares in the last quarter. Fisher Asset Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Vanguard Health Care ETF by 6.9% in the second quarter. Fisher Asset Management LLC now owns 1,648 shares of the company’s stock worth $287,000 after acquiring an additional 107 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Hilltop Holdings Inc. increased its stake in shares of Vanguard Health Care ETF by 2.7% in the second quarter. Hilltop Holdings Inc. now owns 11,942 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,077,000 after acquiring an additional 312 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA VHT traded up $1.43 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $177.29. The company had a trading volume of 131,384 shares, compared to its average volume of 228,652. Vanguard Health Care ETF has a twelve month low of $149.55 and a twelve month high of $179.42. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $170.49 and its 200-day moving average is $170.18.

Vanguard Health Care ETF Company Profile

Vanguard Health Care ETF seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Health Care 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the health care sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). This GICS sector is made up of two main industry groups.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Health Care ETF (NYSEARCA:VHT)

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