Newport Wealth Strategies Inc. raised its holdings in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSEARCA:VIG) by 4.2% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 40,136 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,611 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF accounts for approximately 4.4% of Newport Wealth Strategies Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 4th biggest holding. Newport Wealth Strategies Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF were worth $4,799,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the business. Wealthfront Advisers LLC grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 2.3% in the 1st quarter. Wealthfront Advisers LLC now owns 5,512,160 shares of the company’s stock worth $604,353,000 after purchasing an additional 123,597 shares during the last quarter. Advisory Alpha LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF in the 1st quarter worth about $196,000. TCG Advisors LP bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF in the 1st quarter worth about $94,000. Williams Jones & Associates LLC grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 11.5% in the 1st quarter. Williams Jones & Associates LLC now owns 11,680 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,281,000 after purchasing an additional 1,200 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Northeast Financial Consultants Inc lifted its position in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 14.2% during the 1st quarter. Northeast Financial Consultants Inc now owns 146,287 shares of the company’s stock worth $16,039,000 after buying an additional 18,191 shares in the last quarter.

NYSEARCA VIG traded up $1.09 on Wednesday, hitting $117.20. 929,299 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 953,487. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $118.66 and a two-hundred day moving average of $114.88. Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF has a 1-year low of $91.68 and a 1-year high of $121.21.

The business also recently declared a — dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 27th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 25th were given a dividend of $0.5523 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, September 24th. This represents a yield of 1.7%.

Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF Company Profile

Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the investment performance of the Dividend Achievers Select Index. Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation Index Fund. The Fund will hold all the stocks in the index in approximately the same proportions as their weightings in the index.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSEARCA:VIG)

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