Traders sold shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) on strength during trading on Thursday. $38.75 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $180.20 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $141.45 million out of the stock. Of all stocks tracked, Vanguard Growth ETF had the 5th highest net out-flow for the day. Vanguard Growth ETF traded up $1.05 for the day and closed at $146.61

The firm has a market capitalization of $32,430.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.43.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 22nd were issued a dividend of $0.4751 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, December 21st. This represents a $1.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.30%. Vanguard Growth ETF’s payout ratio is presently 16.95%.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Acropolis Investment Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF during the fourth quarter valued at $137,000. Country Trust Bank lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 2.5% during the fourth quarter. Country Trust Bank now owns 93,135 shares of the company’s stock valued at $13,099,000 after acquiring an additional 2,251 shares during the period. White Lighthouse Investment Management Inc. bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF during the fourth quarter valued at $9,000,000. Simply Money Advisors lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF by 24.8% during the fourth quarter. Simply Money Advisors now owns 264,306 shares of the company’s stock valued at $37,175,000 after acquiring an additional 52,589 shares during the period. Finally, Oak Point Wealth Management bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF during the fourth quarter valued at $932,000.

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About Vanguard Growth ETF

Vanguard Growth Index Fund, formerly Vanguard Growth ETF, is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Growth Index Fund, which employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the MSCI US Prime Market Growth Index (the Index). The Index is a diversified index of growth stocks of large United States companies.

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