Newport Wealth Strategies Inc. increased its position in shares of Vanguard Value ETF (NYSEARCA:VTV) by 7.1% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,667 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 177 shares during the period. Newport Wealth Strategies Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Value ETF were worth $298,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of VTV. Cypress Wealth Services LLC boosted its stake in Vanguard Value ETF by 3.0% in the second quarter. Cypress Wealth Services LLC now owns 3,448 shares of the company’s stock valued at $382,000 after acquiring an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. Bbva USA Bancshares Inc. boosted its stake in Vanguard Value ETF by 0.8% in the second quarter. Bbva USA Bancshares Inc. now owns 13,600 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,508,000 after acquiring an additional 106 shares in the last quarter. M Holdings Securities Inc. boosted its stake in Vanguard Value ETF by 0.7% in the first quarter. M Holdings Securities Inc. now owns 15,591 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,678,000 after acquiring an additional 109 shares in the last quarter. Guidant Wealth Advisors boosted its stake in Vanguard Value ETF by 4.4% in the second quarter. Guidant Wealth Advisors now owns 2,596 shares of the company’s stock valued at $288,000 after acquiring an additional 110 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Koshinski Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in Vanguard Value ETF by 1.4% in the first quarter. Koshinski Asset Management Inc. now owns 8,349 shares of the company’s stock valued at $899,000 after acquiring an additional 113 shares in the last quarter.

NYSEARCA VTV traded up $0.82 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $108.72. The company had a trading volume of 881,233 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,451,693. Vanguard Value ETF has a 1-year low of $91.62 and a 1-year high of $113.63. The business has a 50 day moving average of $110.00 and a 200-day moving average of $109.76.

The business also recently disclosed a — dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 19th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 17th were paid a $0.6575 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, September 16th. This represents a yield of 2.5%.

About Vanguard Value ETF

Vanguard Value ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Value Index Fund, which employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the MSCI US Prime Market Value Index (the Index). The Index is a diversified index of value stocks of predominantly large United States companies.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Value ETF (NYSEARCA:VTV)

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