H D Vest Advisory Services lifted its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) by 20.2% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 89,094 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 14,977 shares during the period. Vanguard Growth ETF accounts for approximately 0.6% of H D Vest Advisory Services’ portfolio, making the stock its 16th largest holding. H D Vest Advisory Services’ holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF were worth $14,557,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Brand Asset Management Group Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 56.4% during the first quarter. Brand Asset Management Group Inc. now owns 255 shares of the company’s stock valued at $27,000 after buying an additional 92 shares during the period. Ascent Wealth Partners LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF during the first quarter valued at approximately $33,000. Ibex Wealth Advisors purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF during the second quarter valued at approximately $36,000. Putnam FL Investment Management Co. purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF during the second quarter valued at approximately $49,000. Finally, First Financial Corp IN purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF during the second quarter valued at approximately $51,000.

Shares of VUG traded down $0.72 on Thursday, hitting $165.84. 14,184 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 794,935. Vanguard Growth ETF has a 1 year low of $124.85 and a 1 year high of $170.42. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $166.32 and its two-hundred day moving average is $159.50.

About Vanguard Growth ETF

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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