TCI Wealth Advisors Inc. Raises Holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG)

TCI Wealth Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) by 35.3% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 1,444 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 377 shares during the period. TCI Wealth Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF were worth $263,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 17,901.8% during the 4th quarter. Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. now owns 10,934,121 shares of the company’s stock worth $60,021,000 after buying an additional 10,873,382 shares in the last quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 2.0% during the 3rd quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC now owns 1,239,331 shares of the company’s stock worth $206,076,000 after buying an additional 24,546 shares in the last quarter. Merit Financial Group LLC raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 4.5% during the 4th quarter. Merit Financial Group LLC now owns 1,203,877 shares of the company’s stock worth $219,310,000 after buying an additional 51,498 shares in the last quarter. EP Wealth Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 4.2% during the 3rd quarter. EP Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 852,101 shares of the company’s stock worth $141,687,000 after buying an additional 34,197 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Stifel Financial Corp raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 22.9% during the 3rd quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 388,709 shares of the company’s stock worth $64,545,000 after buying an additional 72,427 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of VUG stock opened at $187.66 on Monday. The stock has a 50 day simple moving average of $183.93 and a 200-day simple moving average of $172.31. Vanguard Growth ETF has a 12-month low of $141.18 and a 12-month high of $193.40.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 26th were paid a $0.5077 dividend. This is an increase from Vanguard Growth ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.43. This represents a $2.03 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, December 24th.

Vanguard Growth ETF Company 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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