Tower Research Capital LLC TRC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (NYSEARCA:VDC) by 231.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 9,514 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 6,647 shares during the quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC’s holdings in Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF were worth $1,277,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Bank of America Corp DE raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF by 11.2% during the 2nd quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 8,064,587 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,082,832,000 after buying an additional 811,687 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF by 7.4% during the 2nd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 292,603 shares of the company’s stock worth $39,288,000 after buying an additional 20,101 shares during the period. Lido Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF by 7.5% during the 2nd quarter. Lido Advisors LLC now owns 6,502 shares of the company’s stock worth $873,000 after buying an additional 452 shares during the period. Certified Advisory Corp raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF by 4.6% during the 2nd quarter. Certified Advisory Corp now owns 14,187 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,905,000 after buying an additional 624 shares during the period. Finally, First Republic Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF by 26.5% during the 2nd quarter. First Republic Investment Management Inc. now owns 11,231 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,508,000 after buying an additional 2,354 shares during the period.

Shares of VDC opened at $142.39 on Friday. Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF has a one year low of $126.78 and a one year high of $151.29.

Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF Profile

Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Consumer Staples Index Fund, which seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Consumer Staples 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the consumer staples sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (NYSEARCA:VDC)

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