Traders purchased shares of Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF (NYSEARCA:VPL) on weakness during trading hours on Thursday. $27.14 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $5.28 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $21.86 million into the stock. Of all equities tracked, Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF had the 23rd highest net in-flow for the day. Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF traded down ($0.08) for the day and closed at $71.23

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.2449 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 26th. This represents a $0.98 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.38%. This is a positive change from Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.11.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in VPL. AdvisorNet Financial Inc increased its stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF by 1,098.6% during the second quarter. AdvisorNet Financial Inc now owns 1,702 shares of the company’s stock valued at $119,000 after buying an additional 1,560 shares during the period. Investment Partners LTD. purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF during the second quarter valued at $206,000. IFP Advisors Inc increased its stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF by 226.9% during the first quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 3,645 shares of the company’s stock valued at $266,000 after buying an additional 2,530 shares during the period. Brand Asset Management Group Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF during the second quarter valued at $270,000. Finally, First Allied Advisory Services Inc. increased its stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF by 66.7% during the first quarter. First Allied Advisory Services Inc. now owns 4,028 shares of the company’s stock valued at $295,000 after buying an additional 1,612 shares during the period.

Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF Company Profile (NYSEARCA:VPL)

Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF, formerly Vanguard MSCI Pacific ETF, is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Pacific Stock Index Fund. The Fund seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI Pacific Index that consists of common stocks of companies located in Japan, Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand and Singapore.

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