Bank of America Corp DE raised its position in Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF (NYSEARCA:VCR) by 5.8% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 1,190,030 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 65,207 shares during the period. Bank of America Corp DE owned 6.83% of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF worth $201,864,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in VCR. Adviser Investments LLC bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF in the first quarter worth about $105,000. Advisors Preferred LLC bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF in the second quarter worth about $117,000. Private Capital Group LLC raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF by 87,900.0% in the first quarter. Private Capital Group LLC now owns 880 shares of the company’s stock worth $140,000 after acquiring an additional 879 shares during the last quarter. Vestpro Financial Partners Inc. dba CPF Texas bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF in the second quarter worth about $194,000. Finally, Doyle Wealth Management bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF in the first quarter worth about $200,000.
Shares of NYSEARCA VCR traded down $1.57 during trading on Friday, reaching $172.60. The company had a trading volume of 208,004 shares, compared to its average volume of 92,120. Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF has a 52 week low of $143.11 and a 52 week high of $182.50.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 27th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 25th were paid a $0.5531 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Monday, September 24th. This is an increase from Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.55. This represents a $2.21 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.28%.
About Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF
Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund. It employs investment approach designed to track the performance of the Morgan Stanley Capital International United States Investable Market Consumer Discretionary Index, an Index of stocks of large, medium, and small United States companies in the consumer discretionary sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).
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