Avantax Advisory Services Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VCR) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 6,492 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,525,000.

Other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new position in Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund ETF Shares during the second quarter valued at $4,991,000. Creative Planning increased its position in Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund ETF Shares by 4.6% in the 2nd quarter. Creative Planning now owns 5,722 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,144,000 after purchasing an additional 251 shares during the last quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC increased its position in Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund ETF Shares by 13.1% in the 2nd quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 19,831 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,980,000 after purchasing an additional 2,292 shares during the last quarter. IFP Advisors Inc increased its position in Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund ETF Shares by 8.4% in the 2nd quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 683 shares of the company’s stock worth $133,000 after purchasing an additional 53 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Commonwealth Equity Services LLC increased its position in Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund ETF Shares by 6.0% in the 2nd quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC now owns 41,256 shares of the company’s stock worth $8,251,000 after purchasing an additional 2,326 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of VCR stock opened at $246.73 on Friday. Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund ETF Shares has a fifty-two week low of $118.99 and a fifty-two week high of $252.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $238.15 and its two-hundred day moving average is $205.29.

About Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund ETF Shares

Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund. It employs investment approach designed to track the performance of the Morgan Stanley Capital International United States Investable Market Consumer Discretionary Index, an Index of stocks of large, medium, and small United States companies in the consumer discretionary sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VCR)

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