Milliman Financial Risk Management LLC lowered its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS) by 8.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 2,084,497 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 191,000 shares during the period. Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF makes up 1.1% of Milliman Financial Risk Management LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 14th largest position. Milliman Financial Risk Management LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF were worth $109,770,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in VMBS. Valmark Advisers Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 0.7% in the second quarter. Valmark Advisers Inc. now owns 1,265,484 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $66,640,000 after buying an additional 9,275 shares during the period. Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC purchased a new position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF during the second quarter worth $256,000. Eagle Ridge Investment Management boosted its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 3.7% in the second quarter. Eagle Ridge Investment Management now owns 203,293 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $10,705,000 after buying an additional 7,233 shares during the last quarter. Smithfield Trust Co. boosted its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 113.8% in the second quarter. Smithfield Trust Co. now owns 140,347 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $7,390,000 after buying an additional 74,713 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. boosted its position in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 8.3% in the second quarter. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. now owns 8,612 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $454,000 after buying an additional 659 shares during the last quarter.

Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS) opened at 52.84 on Thursday. Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF has a 52-week low of $51.82 and a 52-week high of $54.01. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $52.72 and a 200-day moving average of $52.59.

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, August 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 3rd were paid a $0.096 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, August 1st. This is a positive change from Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.07. This represents a $1.15 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.18%.

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About Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF

Vanguard Mortgage Backed Securities ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted, mortgage-backed securities index. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. MBS Float Adjusted Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS)

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