Sii Investments Inc. WI grew its position in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) by 67.9% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 15,945 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 6,450 shares during the quarter. Sii Investments Inc. WI’s holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF were worth $2,247,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in VGT. Greenleaf Trust boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 1,124.7% in the 2nd quarter. Greenleaf Trust now owns 18,321 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,580,000 after buying an additional 16,825 shares during the last quarter. Naples Global Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF in the second quarter worth $320,000. Smith Salley & Associates grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 0.4% in the second quarter. Smith Salley & Associates now owns 18,688 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,632,000 after acquiring an additional 83 shares during the period. Montecito Bank & Trust grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 125.9% in the second quarter. Montecito Bank & Trust now owns 6,601 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $930,000 after acquiring an additional 3,679 shares during the period. Finally, Bristlecone Advisors LLC increased its position in Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 34.3% during the second quarter. Bristlecone Advisors LLC now owns 6,715 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $946,000 after acquiring an additional 1,715 shares during the last quarter.

Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) traded up 0.18% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $152.69. The company had a trading volume of 232,468 shares. Vanguard Information Technology ETF has a 52 week low of $116.34 and a 52 week high of $152.87. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $149.92 and its 200 day moving average price is $143.83.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 28th were paid a dividend of $0.419 per share. This is a positive change from Vanguard Information Technology ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.41. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, September 27th. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.10%.

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About Vanguard Information Technology ETF

Vanguard Information Technology ETF seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Information Technology 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the information technology sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT)

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