Wetherby Asset Management Inc. lowered its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS) by 18.6% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 18,480 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 4,220 shares during the period. Wetherby Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF were worth $973,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of VMBS. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 8.3% in the second quarter. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. now owns 8,612 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $454,000 after buying an additional 659 shares during the last quarter. Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF during the second quarter worth $256,000. Garde Capital Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF during the second quarter worth $372,000. Eagle Ridge Investment Management boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 3.7% in the second quarter. Eagle Ridge Investment Management now owns 203,293 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $10,705,000 after buying an additional 7,233 shares during the last quarter. Finally, First Heartland Consultants Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF during the second quarter worth $386,000.

Shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS) opened at 52.875 on Friday. Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF has a one year low of $51.82 and a one year high of $54.01. The company’s 50-day moving average is $52.72 and its 200-day moving average is $52.59.

The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, August 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd were paid a $0.096 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, August 1st. This is an increase from Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.07. This represents a $1.15 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.18%.

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Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF Company Profile

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).

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

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