Vanguard Value ETF (NYSEARCA:VTV) Reaches New 12-Month High at $121.04

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

The company’s 50-day moving average is $119.17 and its two-hundred day moving average is $113.59.

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

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in VTV. Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Vanguard Value ETF by 247.8% during the third quarter. Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 233 shares of the company’s stock valued at $26,000 after acquiring an additional 166 shares in the last quarter. Horan Capital Advisors LLC. bought a new stake in Vanguard Value ETF in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $26,000. Balentine LLC bought a new stake in Vanguard Value ETF in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $31,000. Gradient Investments LLC grew its position in 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 grew its position in 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.

About Vanguard Value ETF (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.

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