HM Payson & Co. Sells 259 Shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG)

HM Payson & Co. cut its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) by 17.7% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 1,201 shares of the company’s stock after selling 259 shares during the period. HM Payson & Co.’s holdings in Vanguard Growth ETF were worth $304,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Morgan Stanley lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 2.3% in the fourth quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 10,787,035 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,732,787,000 after buying an additional 242,961 shares in the last quarter. LPL Financial LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 5.3% in the fourth quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 3,304,745 shares of the company’s stock valued at $837,224,000 after purchasing an additional 166,658 shares during the last quarter. EP Wealth Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 10.5% in the fourth quarter. EP Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 1,418,966 shares of the company’s stock valued at $359,481,000 after purchasing an additional 135,213 shares during the last quarter. Blair William & Co. IL raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 1.3% in the fourth quarter. Blair William & Co. IL now owns 1,347,175 shares of the company’s stock valued at $341,293,000 after purchasing an additional 17,122 shares during the last quarter. Finally, TD Ameritrade Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF in the fourth quarter valued at about $273,061,000.

Shares of VUG stock opened at $267.12 on Thursday. Vanguard Growth ETF has a one year low of $161.69 and a one year high of $269.89. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $256.23 and a 200-day moving average of $247.06.

Vanguard Growth ETF Company Profile

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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