Liberty Wealth Management LLC Reduces Position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF (VNQ)

Liberty Wealth Management LLC lowered its position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ) by 99.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 1,240 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 134,644 shares during the period. Liberty Wealth Management LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Real Estate ETF were worth $107,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. New Potomac Partners LLC boosted its position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 320.0% during the fourth quarter. New Potomac Partners LLC now owns 462 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $34,000 after purchasing an additional 352 shares during the period. Athena Capital Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $35,000. Massey Quick Simon & CO. LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF in the first quarter valued at approximately $37,000. Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 55.3% in the first quarter. Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC now owns 458 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $40,000 after acquiring an additional 163 shares during the period. Finally, Vectors Research Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 875.0% in the fourth quarter. Vectors Research Management LLC now owns 585 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $44,000 after acquiring an additional 525 shares during the period.

VNQ opened at $85.49 on Friday. Vanguard Real Estate ETF has a 1-year low of $71.08 and a 1-year high of $88.14.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, April 2nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 29th were given a $0.6159 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $2.46 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.88%.

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Vanguard Real Estate ETF Company Profile

Vanguard REIT ETF (the Fund) is an open-end investment company. The Fund invests in stocks issued by real estate investment trusts (REITs), companies that purchase office buildings, hotels, and other real property. It tracks the return of the MSCI US RIT Index, a gauge of real estate stocks. The Vanguard Group, Inc provides investment advisory services to the Fund.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ)

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