Great West Life Assurance Co. Can increased its stake in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO) by 64.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 22,749 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 8,877 shares during the quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can’s holdings in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF were worth $5,249,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of VOO. Acorns Advisers LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard S&P 500 ETF in the 4th quarter worth approximately $373,929,000. National Pension Service raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 92.8% in the 3rd quarter. National Pension Service now owns 2,319,264 shares of the company’s stock worth $619,359,000 after purchasing an additional 1,116,279 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 4,140.2% in the 4th quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 519,845 shares of the company’s stock worth $119,466,000 after purchasing an additional 507,585 shares during the period. CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 208.3% in the 4th quarter. CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC now owns 734,691 shares of the company’s stock worth $168,838,000 after purchasing an additional 496,418 shares during the period. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard S&P 500 ETF by 5.9% in the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc now owns 8,012,666 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,139,782,000 after purchasing an additional 444,481 shares during the period.
NYSEARCA:VOO opened at $259.85 on Friday. Vanguard S&P 500 ETF has a 12 month low of $214.83 and a 12 month high of $270.67.
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Vanguard S&P 500 ETF Profile
Vanguard 500 Index Fund (the Fund) is an open-end investment company, or mutual fund. The Fund offers four classes of shares: Investor Shares, Admiral Shares, Signal Shares, and Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) Shares. The Fund seeks to track the investment performance of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, an unmanaged benchmark representing the United States large-capitalization stocks.
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