Pettinga Financial Advisors LLC Lowers Stock Holdings in Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM)

Pettinga Financial Advisors LLC trimmed its position in Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM) by 6.5% during the third quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 39,833 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,768 shares during the period. Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF comprises approximately 1.9% of Pettinga Financial Advisors LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 11th biggest holding. Pettinga Financial Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF were worth $3,534,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. BKD Wealth Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 3.7% in the second quarter. BKD Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 95,081 shares of the company’s stock worth $8,308,000 after buying an additional 3,375 shares in the last quarter. LifePlan Financial Group Inc lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 6.1% in the second quarter. LifePlan Financial Group Inc now owns 4,432 shares of the company’s stock worth $387,000 after buying an additional 253 shares in the last quarter. Integrated Wealth Concepts LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 9.3% in the second quarter. Integrated Wealth Concepts LLC now owns 65,729 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,470,000 after buying an additional 5,566 shares in the last quarter. Cordasco Financial Network lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 150.2% in the second quarter. Cordasco Financial Network now owns 688 shares of the company’s stock worth $60,000 after buying an additional 413 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Captrust Financial Advisors lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 1.1% in the second quarter. Captrust Financial Advisors now owns 80,867 shares of the company’s stock worth $7,066,000 after buying an additional 896 shares in the last quarter.

VYM traded up $0.05 on Friday, reaching $88.49. The company had a trading volume of 36,255 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,044,605. The business has a 50 day simple moving average of $87.93 and a 200 day simple moving average of $87.03. Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF has a 52-week low of $73.18 and a 52-week high of $90.11.

The business also recently announced a — dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 27th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 25th were paid a $0.7864 dividend. This represents a yield of 3%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, September 24th.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM)

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