IndexIQ Advisors LLC lifted its position in shares of Vanguard Industrials ETF (NYSEARCA:VIS) by 115.2% in the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 2,350 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,258 shares during the quarter. IndexIQ Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Industrials ETF were worth $329,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.
Several other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Beacon Capital Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Vanguard Industrials ETF by 7,599.5% in the 1st quarter. Beacon Capital Management Inc. now owns 1,197,741 shares of the company’s stock worth $167,564,000 after acquiring an additional 1,182,185 shares during the period. Stifel Financial Corp boosted its holdings in Vanguard Industrials ETF by 544.8% in the 4th quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 113,095 shares of the company’s stock worth $13,613,000 after acquiring an additional 95,556 shares during the period. Spearhead Capital Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in Vanguard Industrials ETF by 1,541.0% in the 4th quarter. Spearhead Capital Advisors LLC now owns 69,446 shares of the company’s stock worth $8,554,000 after acquiring an additional 65,214 shares during the period. Ledyard National Bank boosted its holdings in Vanguard Industrials ETF by 2,971.2% in the 1st quarter. Ledyard National Bank now owns 43,027 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,019,000 after acquiring an additional 41,626 shares during the period. Finally, Starr International Co. Inc. purchased a new position in Vanguard Industrials ETF in the 1st quarter worth approximately $4,897,000.
Shares of VIS opened at $140.48 on Thursday. Vanguard Industrials ETF has a 52-week low of $112.15 and a 52-week high of $151.35.
Vanguard Industrials ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Industrials 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the industrials sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). This GICS sector is made up of companies whose businesses are dominated by one of the following activities, the manufacture and distribution of capital goods (including aerospace and defense, construction, engineering and building products, electrical equipment, and industrial machinery); the provision of commercial services and supplies (including printing, employment, environmental, and office services); or the provision of transportation services (including airlines, couriers, marine, road and rail, and transportation infrastructure).
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