SMI Advisory Services LLC Acquires New Shares in Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG)

SMI Advisory Services LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUGFree Report) in the third quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The institutional investor purchased 806 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $232,000.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of VUG. Financiere des Professionnels Fonds d investissement inc. bought a new position in Vanguard Growth ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $27,000. Hibernia Wealth Partners LLC bought a new position in Vanguard Growth ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $30,000. Meitav Investment House Ltd. bought a new position in Vanguard Growth ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $34,000. GeoWealth Management LLC bought a new position in Vanguard Growth ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $35,000. Finally, SJS Investment Consulting Inc. bought a new position in Vanguard Growth ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $37,000.

Vanguard Growth ETF Price Performance

VUG traded down $0.97 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $337.53. 708,801 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,053,984. The firm has a fifty day moving average of $320.89 and a two-hundred day moving average of $297.57. The stock has a market capitalization of $110.53 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.60 and a beta of 1.11. Vanguard Growth ETF has a 52 week low of $224.00 and a 52 week high of $341.89.

About Vanguard Growth ETF

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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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG)

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