Carroll Financial Associates Inc. lowered its stake in shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) by 5.5% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 4,272 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 250 shares during the quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF were worth $715,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in VGT. Richard Bernstein Advisors LLC grew its holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 9.3% in the third quarter. Richard Bernstein Advisors LLC now owns 1,315,356 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $266,406,000 after purchasing an additional 112,128 shares during the period. Moneta Group Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF in the second quarter worth about $218,000. CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp grew its holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 3.9% in the third quarter. CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp now owns 1,497,159 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $303,265,000 after purchasing an additional 55,702 shares during the period. Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC grew its holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF by 6.9% in the third quarter. Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC now owns 796,402 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $5,139,000 after purchasing an additional 51,104 shares during the period. Finally, Strategic Wealth Advisors Group LLC purchased a new stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF in the third quarter worth about $7,130,000.
Shares of VGT opened at $171.85 on Friday. Vanguard Information Technology ETF has a fifty-two week low of $154.72 and a fifty-two week high of $204.44.
The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, December 18th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 14th were issued a $0.6406 dividend. This represents a $2.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, December 13th.
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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).
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