Ariel Investments LLC trimmed its holdings in Vanguard Total World Stock (NYSEARCA:VT) by 13.4% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 41,144 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 6,388 shares during the period. Ariel Investments LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Total World Stock were worth $3,055,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Northern Trust Corp increased its holdings in Vanguard Total World Stock by 89.1% in the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 8,506 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $574,000 after buying an additional 4,007 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard Total World Stock by 65.7% during the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 24,504 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,655,000 after purchasing an additional 9,712 shares during the last quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Total World Stock during the second quarter worth about $1,066,000. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard Total World Stock by 39.3% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 5,157 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $348,000 after purchasing an additional 1,456 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Court Place Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Total World Stock during the third quarter worth about $207,000.
NYSEARCA:VT traded down $1.46 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $72.17. The stock had a trading volume of 967,805 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,716,390. Vanguard Total World Stock has a twelve month low of $64.47 and a twelve month high of $79.74.
The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, March 29th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 27th were given a dividend of $0.2573 per share. The ex-dividend date was Monday, March 26th. This represents a $1.03 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.43%.
WARNING: “Vanguard Total World Stock (VT) Holdings Reduced by Ariel Investments LLC” was posted by Enterprise Leader and is the property of of Enterprise Leader. If you are viewing this article on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of US & international trademark & copyright laws. The correct version of this article can be read at https://theenterpriseleader.com/2018/04/02/vanguard-total-world-stock-vt-position-trimmed-by-ariel-investments-llc.html.
Vanguard Total World Stock Profile
Vanguard Total World Stock Index Fund ETF (the Fund) is an open-end investment company. The Fund seeks to track the performance of the FTSE Global All Cap Index, which covers both well-established and still-developing markets. The Fund invests in both foreign and the United States stocks. The fund offers three classes of shares: Investor Shares, Institutional Shares, and ETF Shares.
Receive News & Ratings for Vanguard Total World Stock Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Vanguard Total World Stock and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.