Clarus Wealth Advisors Sells 671 Shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG)

Clarus Wealth Advisors trimmed its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) by 8.9% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 6,901 shares of the company’s stock after selling 671 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Growth ETF comprises approximately 1.2% of Clarus Wealth Advisors’ investment portfolio, making the stock its 17th biggest position. Clarus Wealth Advisors’ holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF were worth $1,436,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Boston Private Wealth LLC boosted its position in Vanguard Growth ETF by 296.0% during the fourth quarter. Boston Private Wealth LLC now owns 16,753 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,052,000 after purchasing an additional 12,522 shares during the period. Capital Analysts LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 21.7% during the fourth quarter. Capital Analysts LLC now owns 511 shares of the company’s stock worth $93,000 after buying an additional 91 shares in the last quarter. Financial Advisors Network Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 1.7% during the fourth quarter. Financial Advisors Network Inc. now owns 135,226 shares of the company’s stock worth $24,634,000 after buying an additional 2,259 shares in the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 1.3% during the fourth quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 1,786,699 shares of the company’s stock worth $325,483,000 after buying an additional 22,489 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Colony Group LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 44.1% during the first quarter. Colony Group LLC now owns 17,815 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,791,000 after buying an additional 5,448 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of VUG traded up $1.26 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $211.97. 26,365 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,354,967. Vanguard Growth ETF has a twelve month low of $133.57 and a twelve month high of $211.61. The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is $197.55 and its 200 day simple moving average is $183.17.

About Vanguard Growth ETF

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

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG)

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