Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) traded up 8.9% during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $150.21 and last traded at $149.83, 2,161,086 shares were traded during trading. An increase of 48% from the average session volume of 1,462,672 shares. The stock had previously closed at $137.53.

The company’s fifty day moving average is $178.02 and its 200-day moving average is $176.52.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. CXI Advisors acquired a new position in Vanguard Growth ETF in the fourth quarter valued at $26,000. Citizens Financial Group Inc RI purchased a new stake in Vanguard Growth ETF during the 4th quarter worth $31,000. Lehman & Derafelo Financial Resources LLC purchased a new stake in Vanguard Growth ETF during the 4th quarter worth $39,000. Resources Management Corp CT ADV purchased a new stake in Vanguard Growth ETF during the 3rd quarter worth $42,000. Finally, Pacitti Group Inc. purchased a new stake in Vanguard Growth ETF during the 4th quarter worth $47,000.

Vanguard Growth ETF Company Profile (NYSEARCA:VUG)

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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