Baker Avenue Asset Management LP raised its position in shares of Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSE:VEA) by 6.9% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 473,900 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 30,553 shares during the period. Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF accounts for approximately 2.6% of Baker Avenue Asset Management LP’s holdings, making the stock its 7th biggest position. Baker Avenue Asset Management LP’s holdings in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $19,582,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Capital Advisors Ltd. LLC boosted its stake in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF by 0.5% during the 2nd quarter. Capital Advisors Ltd. LLC now owns 3,454 shares of the company’s stock valued at $143,000 after purchasing an additional 18 shares during the period. Trustmark National Bank Trust Department acquired a new position in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at about $202,000. Usca Ria LLC acquired a new position in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at about $204,000. Texas Yale Capital Corp. acquired a new position in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at about $206,000. Finally, Rand Wealth LLC acquired a new position in Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at about $208,000.

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Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF (VEA) traded up 0.23% on Friday, reaching $43.31. 9,814,650 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $42.55 and a 200-day moving average of $41.13. Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF has a 12 month low of $35.52 and a 12 month high of $43.58.

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

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

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