Park Avenue Securities LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS) by 0.6% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 440,666 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,808 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF comprises approximately 6.0% of Park Avenue Securities LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 5th biggest holding. Park Avenue Securities LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF were worth $23,100,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Several other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of VMBS. AE Wealth Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 11.7% during the 4th quarter. AE Wealth Management LLC now owns 433,536 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $22,735,000 after buying an additional 45,546 shares in the last quarter. Money Design Co. Ltd. lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 48.8% during the 4th quarter. Money Design Co. Ltd. now owns 74,921 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,929,000 after buying an additional 24,584 shares in the last quarter. Clearwater Capital Partners LLC lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 9.4% during the 4th quarter. Clearwater Capital Partners LLC now owns 69,988 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,670,000 after buying an additional 6,037 shares in the last quarter. Symmetry Partners LLC lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 10.1% during the 4th quarter. Symmetry Partners LLC now owns 42,395 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,223,000 after buying an additional 3,886 shares in the last quarter. Finally, AT Bancorp lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF by 231.1% during the 4th quarter. AT Bancorp now owns 45,374 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,380,000 after buying an additional 31,672 shares in the last quarter.

Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF (NASDAQ:VMBS) opened at $51.41 on Friday. Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF has a one year low of $51.36 and a one year high of $53.14.

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, February 6th. Investors of record on Friday, February 2nd were paid a dividend of $0.097 per share. This represents a $1.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.26%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, February 1st.

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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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