Stifel Financial Corp Acquires 14,475 Shares of Vanguard Utilities ETF (NYSEARCA:VPU)

Stifel Financial Corp grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard Utilities ETF (NYSEARCA:VPUFree Report) by 35.2% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 55,544 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 14,475 shares during the period. Stifel Financial Corp owned 0.15% of Vanguard Utilities ETF worth $7,613,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the business. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Utilities ETF by 2.5% during the 4th quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC now owns 11,536 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,581,000 after buying an additional 280 shares in the last quarter. Madden Advisory Services Inc. boosted its stake in Vanguard Utilities ETF by 8.4% in the 4th quarter. Madden Advisory Services Inc. now owns 10,954 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,501,000 after purchasing an additional 846 shares in the last quarter. Unconventional Investor LLC boosted its stake in Vanguard Utilities ETF by 3.2% in the 4th quarter. Unconventional Investor LLC now owns 85,745 shares of the company’s stock worth $11,753,000 after purchasing an additional 2,674 shares in the last quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC boosted its stake in Vanguard Utilities ETF by 32.6% in the 4th quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 5,743 shares of the company’s stock worth $787,000 after purchasing an additional 1,411 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in Vanguard Utilities ETF by 12.6% in the 4th quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 318,375 shares of the company’s stock worth $43,640,000 after purchasing an additional 35,520 shares in the last quarter.

Vanguard Utilities ETF Price Performance

Shares of Vanguard Utilities ETF stock opened at $153.22 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $5.52 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.65 and a beta of 0.56. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $148.41 and its 200 day moving average is $140.04. Vanguard Utilities ETF has a 1 year low of $118.81 and a 1 year high of $158.07.

About Vanguard Utilities ETF

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Vanguard Utilities ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded class of shares issued by Vanguard Utilities Index Fund. The Fund tracks the performance of Morgan Stanley Capital International United States Investable Market Utilities Index, an index made up of stocks of large, medium-size and small United States companies in the utilities sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).

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