PFG Advisors Increases Position in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO)

PFG Advisors lifted its position in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO) by 48.8% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 4,683 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,535 shares during the period. PFG Advisors’ holdings in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF were worth $1,253,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Diversified Trust Co grew its stake in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 4.8% during the first quarter. Diversified Trust Co now owns 405,382 shares of the company’s stock valued at $105,213,000 after acquiring an additional 18,394 shares in the last quarter. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group purchased a new position in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF during the first quarter valued at $477,000. GYL Financial Synergies LLC grew its stake in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 29.2% during the first quarter. GYL Financial Synergies LLC now owns 1,932 shares of the company’s stock valued at $501,000 after acquiring an additional 437 shares in the last quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC grew its stake in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 2.2% during the first quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 42,553 shares of the company’s stock valued at $11,045,000 after acquiring an additional 912 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Ashburton Jersey Ltd purchased a new position in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF during the first quarter valued at $592,000.

VOO traded up $2.82 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $274.70. 101,257 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,858,884. The stock’s 50-day simple moving average is $271.30 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $267.91. Vanguard S&P 500 ETF has a 1 year low of $214.83 and a 1 year high of $277.98.

The business also recently announced a — dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 1st. Investors of record on Friday, September 27th were paid a dividend of $1.3014 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 26th. This represents a yield of 2%.

Vanguard S&P 500 ETF Profile

Vanguard 500 Index Fund (the Fund) is an open-end investment company, or mutual fund. The Fund offers four classes of shares: Investor Shares, Admiral Shares, Signal Shares, and Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) Shares. The Fund seeks to track the investment performance of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, an unmanaged benchmark representing the United States large-capitalization stocks.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO)

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