Tiedemann Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in Vanguard Utilities ETF (NYSEARCA:VPU) by 32.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 2,650 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 650 shares during the quarter. Tiedemann Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Utilities ETF were worth $310,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in VPU. Gamble Jones Investment Counsel raised its position in Vanguard Utilities ETF by 3.3% in the 2nd quarter. Gamble Jones Investment Counsel now owns 17,391 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,017,000 after purchasing an additional 562 shares during the last quarter. Global Financial Private Capital LLC raised its position in Vanguard Utilities ETF by 8.5% in the 1st quarter. Global Financial Private Capital LLC now owns 9,210 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,030,000 after purchasing an additional 721 shares during the last quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. raised its position in Vanguard Utilities ETF by 1.2% in the 2nd quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 76,051 shares of the company’s stock worth $8,818,000 after purchasing an additional 911 shares during the last quarter. Sei Investments Co. raised its position in Vanguard Utilities ETF by 186.3% in the 1st quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 1,426 shares of the company’s stock worth $159,000 after purchasing an additional 928 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada raised its position in Vanguard Utilities ETF by 2.8% in the 1st quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 34,895 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,902,000 after purchasing an additional 936 shares during the last quarter.

VPU stock traded down $0.01 during trading on Friday, hitting $118.12. The company had a trading volume of 212,550 shares, compared to its average volume of 180,285. Vanguard Utilities ETF has a 12 month low of $104.82 and a 12 month high of $125.54.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 27th. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 25th were given a $0.9343 dividend. This represents a $3.74 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, September 24th.

About Vanguard Utilities ETF

Vanguard Utilities ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded class of shares issued by Vanguard Utilities Index Fund. The Fund tracks the performance of Morgan Stanley Capital International United States Investable Market Utilities Index, an index made up of stocks of large, medium-size and small United States companies in the utilities sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Utilities ETF (NYSEARCA:VPU)

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