Security Financial Services INC. Purchases Shares of 2,201 Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM)

Security Financial Services INC. acquired a new position in Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYMFree Report) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 2,201 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $246,000.

A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in VYM. Fairfield Bush & CO. purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF during the first quarter valued at about $84,000. Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its position in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 5.9% in the 1st quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 221,009 shares of the company’s stock worth $24,808,000 after acquiring an additional 12,223 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 56.8% in the 1st quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 1,145 shares of the company’s stock valued at $129,000 after purchasing an additional 415 shares during the period. Cibc World Market Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $227,000. Finally, Sei Investments Co. boosted its position in shares of Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF by 1.5% during the first quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 123,399 shares of the company’s stock valued at $13,847,000 after purchasing an additional 1,853 shares in the last quarter.

Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF Trading Down 0.5 %

VYM opened at $119.08 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $54.71 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.80 and a beta of 0.84. The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of $114.57 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $109.04. Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF has a 12-month low of $98.40 and a 12-month high of $120.03.

Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF Profile

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The Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index Fund (VYM) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the FTSE Custom High Dividend Yield index. The fund tracks the FTSE High Dividend Yield Index. The index selects high-dividend-paying US companies, excluding REITS, and weights them by market cap. VYM was launched on Nov 10, 2006 and is managed by Vanguard.

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