Blue Edge Capital LLC Acquires 4,762 Shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG)

Blue Edge Capital LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) by 3.2% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 154,486 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 4,762 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Growth ETF makes up approximately 8.8% of Blue Edge Capital LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 2nd largest position. Blue Edge Capital LLC owned approximately 0.06% of Vanguard Growth ETF worth $39,709,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. GenWealth Group Inc. grew its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 15.7% in the first quarter. GenWealth Group Inc. now owns 105,684 shares of the company’s stock valued at $27,165,000 after purchasing an additional 14,315 shares during the last quarter. Whittier Trust Co. grew its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 39.2% in the first quarter. Whittier Trust Co. now owns 11,317 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,909,000 after purchasing an additional 3,186 shares during the last quarter. Semmax Financial Advisors Inc. grew its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 7.5% in the first quarter. Semmax Financial Advisors Inc. now owns 42,107 shares of the company’s stock valued at $10,823,000 after purchasing an additional 2,949 shares during the last quarter. CWM LLC grew its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 19.1% in the first quarter. CWM LLC now owns 300,754 shares of the company’s stock valued at $77,306,000 after purchasing an additional 48,300 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Viridian Ria LLC grew its position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 5.9% in the fourth quarter. Viridian Ria LLC now owns 73,879 shares of the company’s stock valued at $18,717,000 after purchasing an additional 4,113 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of VUG stock traded up $0.39 during trading on Friday, hitting $275.20. The company had a trading volume of 15,225 shares, compared to its average volume of 887,638. The stock’s 50-day simple moving average is $270.01. Vanguard Growth ETF has a one year low of $190.24 and a one year high of $278.85.

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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