Advisor Group Inc. increased its stake in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSE:VEA) by 46.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 2,133,014 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 674,107 shares during the quarter. Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF makes up 1.5% of Advisor Group Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 6th largest holding. Advisor Group Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $83,032,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of VEA. Capital Advisors Ltd. LLC lifted its holdings in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF by 0.5% in the 2nd quarter. Capital Advisors Ltd. LLC now owns 3,454 shares of the company’s stock worth $143,000 after purchasing an additional 18 shares during the last quarter. Trustmark National Bank Trust Department acquired a new stake in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $202,000. Usca Ria LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $204,000. Texas Yale Capital Corp. acquired a new stake in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $206,000. Finally, Rand Wealth LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $208,000.

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Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSE:VEA) traded up 0.23% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $43.31. The company had a trading volume of 9,814,650 shares. The company’s 50-day moving average is $42.55 and its 200 day moving average is $41.13. Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF has a 52-week low of $35.52 and a 52-week high of $43.58.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 21st will be given a $0.179 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 20th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.65%.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSE:VEA)

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