Shares of Vanguard Value ETF (NYSEARCA:VTV) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as $121.04 and last traded at $120.82, with a volume of 78200 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $120.45.

The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is $119.17 and its 200 day simple moving average is $113.59.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 26th were paid a $0.9093 dividend. This is an increase from Vanguard Value ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.73. This represents a $3.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.01%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, December 24th.

A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of VTV. Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC lifted its position in shares of Vanguard Value ETF by 247.8% in the 3rd quarter. Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 233 shares of the company’s stock worth $26,000 after purchasing an additional 166 shares during the period. Horan Capital Advisors LLC. purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Value ETF in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $26,000. Balentine LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Value ETF in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $31,000. Gradient Investments LLC lifted its position in shares of Vanguard Value ETF by 474.5% in the 3rd quarter. Gradient Investments LLC now owns 293 shares of the company’s stock worth $33,000 after purchasing an additional 242 shares during the period. Finally, Heritage Wealth Advisors lifted its position in shares of Vanguard Value ETF by 250.0% in the 3rd quarter. Heritage Wealth Advisors now owns 301 shares of the company’s stock worth $33,000 after purchasing an additional 215 shares during the period.

Vanguard Value ETF Company Profile (NYSEARCA:VTV)

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.

Featured Story: P/E Growth (PEG)

Receive News & Ratings for Vanguard Value ETF Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Vanguard Value ETF and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.