Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. raised its stake in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS) by 11.5% in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 275,841 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 28,440 shares during the quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. owned approximately 0.32% of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF worth $14,559,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. TD Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $113,000. Almanack Investment Partners LLC. acquired a new stake in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $127,000. Citigroup Inc. increased its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 198.6% during the 2nd quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 2,899 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $153,000 after purchasing an additional 1,928 shares during the period. Alliancebernstein L.P. increased its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 2.4% during the 2nd quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 4,096 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $216,000 after purchasing an additional 96 shares during the period. Finally, Schroder Investment Management Group acquired a new stake in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $322,000.

Shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (VMBS) opened at $52.59 on Monday. Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF has a 52-week low of $51.82 and a 52-week high of $53.14.

The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 6th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 4th were given a dividend of $0.096 per share. This is an increase from Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.07. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, December 1st. This represents a $1.15 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.19%.

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About Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF

Vanguard Mortgage Backed Securities ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted, mortgage-backed securities index. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. MBS Float Adjusted Index (the Index).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS)

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