Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC decreased its holdings in Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM) by 11.9% in the second quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 1,406 shares of the company’s stock after selling 190 shares during the quarter. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF were worth $123,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in VYM. Comerica Securities Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 1.7% in the fourth quarter. Comerica Securities Inc. now owns 68,472 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,340,000 after acquiring an additional 1,112 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 5.5% in the fourth quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 55,184 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,304,000 after acquiring an additional 2,856 shares during the period. Principal Financial Group Inc. bought a new position in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF in the fourth quarter worth about $263,000. FMR LLC boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 11.9% in the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 74,749 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,829,000 after acquiring an additional 7,956 shares during the period. Finally, First Command Bank boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 0.9% in the first quarter. First Command Bank now owns 46,291 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,966,000 after acquiring an additional 430 shares during the period.

Shares of NYSEARCA VYM traded down $1.19 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $84.52. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 11,578 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,077,716. The firm’s fifty day simple moving average is $87.70. Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF has a 52 week low of $73.18 and a 52 week high of $89.47.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM)

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