Vanguard Small-Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:VB) Shares Sold by Moisand Fitzgerald Tamayo LLC

Moisand Fitzgerald Tamayo LLC trimmed its position in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:VB) by 1.8% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 7,934 shares of the company’s stock after selling 144 shares during the period. Vanguard Small-Cap ETF makes up about 0.7% of Moisand Fitzgerald Tamayo LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 27th largest holding. Moisand Fitzgerald Tamayo LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Small-Cap ETF were worth $1,314,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Northern Trust Corp boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap ETF by 6.5% during the 2nd quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 90,446 shares of the company’s stock worth $14,169,000 after acquiring an additional 5,489 shares in the last quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC boosted its holdings in Vanguard Small-Cap ETF by 36.3% in the 2nd quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 3,734 shares of the company’s stock valued at $585,000 after purchasing an additional 995 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in Vanguard Small-Cap ETF by 112.2% during the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 98,312 shares of the company’s stock worth $15,402,000 after purchasing an additional 51,981 shares during the period. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC increased its position in Vanguard Small-Cap ETF by 1,067.8% during the 2nd quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 3,118 shares of the company’s stock worth $488,000 after purchasing an additional 2,851 shares during the period. Finally, Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap ETF by 17.0% during the 2nd quarter. Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV now owns 1,964 shares of the company’s stock worth $308,000 after buying an additional 285 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of VB traded up $1.46 during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $169.32. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 8,875 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,518,810. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $164.72 and a 200 day simple moving average of $157.94. Vanguard Small-Cap ETF has a 1-year low of $141.28 and a 1-year high of $168.72.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 26th were paid a $0.8928 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, December 24th. This is an increase from Vanguard Small-Cap ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.48. This represents a $3.57 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.11%.

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

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