Covington Capital Management Buys 730 Shares of Vanguard Energy ETF (NYSEARCA:VDE)

Covington Capital Management lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Energy ETF (NYSEARCA:VDE) by 40.6% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,530 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 730 shares during the period. Covington Capital Management’s holdings in Vanguard Energy ETF were worth $206,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. CAPROCK Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Energy ETF by 1.8% during the 4th quarter. CAPROCK Group Inc. now owns 11,595 shares of the company’s stock worth $945,000 after purchasing an additional 209 shares in the last quarter. Laurel Wealth Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Energy ETF by 140.0% during the 4th quarter. Laurel Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 360 shares of the company’s stock worth $29,000 after purchasing an additional 210 shares in the last quarter. Advisors Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Energy ETF by 6.3% during the 4th quarter. Advisors Capital Management LLC now owns 3,738 shares of the company’s stock worth $305,000 after purchasing an additional 223 shares in the last quarter. Autus Asset Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Energy ETF by 6.6% during the 4th quarter. Autus Asset Management LLC now owns 4,190 shares of the company’s stock worth $341,000 after purchasing an additional 260 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Mid Atlantic Financial Management Inc. ADV raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Energy ETF by 4.9% during the 4th quarter. Mid Atlantic Financial Management Inc. ADV now owns 5,825 shares of the company’s stock worth $475,000 after purchasing an additional 270 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of Vanguard Energy ETF stock opened at $37.80 on Thursday. Vanguard Energy ETF has a 12-month low of $30.03 and a 12-month high of $93.17. The business’s 50 day moving average is $58.30 and its 200-day moving average is $73.39.

Vanguard Energy ETF Profile

Vanguard Energy ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Energy Index Fund. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) US Investable Market Energy Index (the Index), an index of stocks of large, medium and small United States companies in the energy sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Energy ETF (NYSEARCA:VDE)

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