Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO) Shares Purchased by Affiance Financial LLC

Affiance Financial LLC boosted its holdings in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO) by 4.7% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 6,086 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 275 shares during the period. Vanguard S&P 500 ETF accounts for about 1.0% of Affiance Financial LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 19th largest position. Affiance Financial LLC’s holdings in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF were worth $1,659,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of VOO. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its stake in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 35.1% in the 1st quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 84,854 shares of the company’s stock valued at $22,023,000 after acquiring an additional 22,050 shares during the last quarter. GYL Financial Synergies LLC lifted its holdings in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 60.8% in the 1st quarter. GYL Financial Synergies LLC now owns 2,404 shares of the company’s stock valued at $624,000 after purchasing an additional 909 shares in the last quarter. Blue Edge Capital LLC lifted its holdings in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 7.2% in the 1st quarter. Blue Edge Capital LLC now owns 3,716 shares of the company’s stock valued at $965,000 after purchasing an additional 249 shares in the last quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp lifted its holdings in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 19.0% in the 1st quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp now owns 255,136 shares of the company’s stock valued at $66,218,000 after purchasing an additional 40,738 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Golden State Wealth Management LLC purchased a new position in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF in the 1st quarter valued at about $1,778,000.

NYSEARCA:VOO traded up $3.93 on Friday, reaching $273.25. The stock had a trading volume of 86,435 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,867,501. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $270.74 and its two-hundred day moving average is $267.60. Vanguard S&P 500 ETF has a 12-month low of $214.83 and a 12-month high of $277.98.

The company also recently announced a — dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 27th were issued a $1.3014 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 26th. This represents a yield of 2%.

About Vanguard S&P 500 ETF

Vanguard 500 Index Fund (the Fund) is an open-end investment company, or mutual fund. The Fund offers four classes of shares: Investor Shares, Admiral Shares, Signal Shares, and Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) Shares. The Fund seeks to track the investment performance of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, an unmanaged benchmark representing the United States large-capitalization stocks.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO)

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