Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. Lowers Stake in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (VIG)

Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. reduced its stake in shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSEARCA:VIG) by 6.7% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 18,739 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,348 shares during the quarter. Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF were worth $2,055,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Bank of America Corp DE boosted its stake in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 34.4% in the 4th quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 21,270,158 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,083,412,000 after purchasing an additional 5,441,913 shares in the last quarter. Morgan Stanley boosted its stake in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 3.7% in the 3rd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 6,634,317 shares of the company’s stock worth $734,420,000 after purchasing an additional 236,358 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 2.8% in the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 4,627,758 shares of the company’s stock worth $512,293,000 after purchasing an additional 124,287 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc lifted its stake in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 2.8% during the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc now owns 4,627,758 shares of the company’s stock valued at $512,293,000 after acquiring an additional 124,287 shares during the period. Finally, LPL Financial LLC lifted its stake in Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF by 7.7% during the 4th quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 2,645,107 shares of the company’s stock valued at $259,088,000 after acquiring an additional 189,130 shares during the period.

VIG traded down $0.21 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $111.57. 556,356 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 956,475. Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF has a 52 week low of $91.68 and a 52 week high of $113.83.

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About Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF

Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the investment performance of the Dividend Achievers Select Index. Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation Index Fund. The Fund will hold all the stocks in the index in approximately the same proportions as their weightings in the index.

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