Ridgewood Investments LLC increased its position in shares of Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (NYSEARCA:VTI) by 6.8% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 6,533 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 417 shares during the period. Ridgewood Investments LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF were worth $897,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of VTI. Bank of Nova Scotia Trust Co. acquired a new stake in Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF in the third quarter valued at approximately $155,000. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC boosted its position in Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF by 116.2% in the third quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC now owns 1,334 shares of the company’s stock valued at $173,000 after buying an additional 717 shares in the last quarter. Northeast Investment Management acquired a new stake in Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF in the third quarter valued at approximately $205,000. Balentine LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF in the third quarter valued at approximately $218,000. Finally, Yellowstone Partners LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF in the third quarter valued at approximately $224,000.

Shares of Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (NYSEARCA:VTI) opened at $142.75 on Monday. Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF has a 52-week low of $116.17 and a 52-week high of $142.85. The firm has a market cap of $96,010.00 and a P/E ratio of 19.26.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 22nd were paid a dividend of $0.673 per share. This represents a $2.69 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, December 21st. Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF’s payout ratio is currently 31.58%.

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Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF Profile

Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund, which employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the of the MSCI US Broad Market Index, which represents 99.5% or more of the total market capitalization of all of the United States common stocks traded on the New York and American Stock Exchanges and the Nasdaq over-the-counter market.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (NYSEARCA:VTI)

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