Optimum Investment Advisors Sells 350 Shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VBK)

Optimum Investment Advisors trimmed its holdings in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VBK) by 6.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 5,254 shares of the company’s stock after selling 350 shares during the quarter. Optimum Investment Advisors’ holdings in Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF were worth $956,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. grew its position in Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF by 16.2% during the second quarter. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. now owns 402 shares of the company’s stock valued at $76,000 after buying an additional 56 shares during the period. Huber Financial Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF by 1.2% in the second quarter. Huber Financial Advisors LLC now owns 5,019 shares of the company’s stock worth $935,000 after purchasing an additional 59 shares during the period. Dfpg Investments Inc. boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF by 6.1% in the third quarter. Dfpg Investments Inc. now owns 1,210 shares of the company’s stock worth $215,000 after purchasing an additional 70 shares during the period. Cedar Brook Financial Partners LLC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF by 2.2% in the second quarter. Cedar Brook Financial Partners LLC now owns 3,749 shares of the company’s stock worth $698,000 after purchasing an additional 80 shares during the period. Finally, Planning Directions Inc. boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF by 3.1% in the second quarter. Planning Directions Inc. now owns 2,734 shares of the company’s stock worth $509,000 after purchasing an additional 81 shares during the period.

Shares of VBK traded down $1.84 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $182.83. The stock had a trading volume of 1,054 shares, compared to its average volume of 173,132. Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF has a 12 month low of $139.95 and a 12 month high of $192.40. The business has a fifty day moving average of $183.88 and a 200 day moving average of $183.78.

The company also recently declared a — dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 19th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 17th were given a $0.2111 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Monday, September 16th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.6%.

Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF Company Profile

Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth Index Fund, which employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the MSCI US Small Cap Growth Index (the Index). The Index is a diversified index of growth stocks of smaller United States companies.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VBK)

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