Leavell Investment Management Inc. purchased a new stake in Vanguard Financials ETF (NYSEARCA:VFH) during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund purchased 3,725 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $261,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in VFH. White Lighthouse Investment Management Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF in the fourth quarter valued at about $1,007,000. American Financial Network Advisory Services LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF by 11.9% in the fourth quarter. American Financial Network Advisory Services LLC now owns 57,507 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,028,000 after purchasing an additional 6,093 shares in the last quarter. Investors Asset Management of Georgia Inc. GA ADV purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF in the fourth quarter valued at about $350,000. Finally, Simplex Trading LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF in the fourth quarter valued at about $132,000.

Vanguard Financials ETF (NYSEARCA:VFH) opened at $73.19 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $7,620.00 and a P/E ratio of 9.01. Vanguard Financials ETF has a one year low of $58.24 and a one year high of $73.20.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, December 19th. Investors of record on Friday, December 15th were paid a dividend of $0.3521 per share. This represents a $1.41 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.92%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, December 14th. Vanguard Financials ETF’s payout ratio is 13.18%.

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