Vanguard Group Inc. Raises Position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 2.6% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 58,343,481 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,483,772 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. owned 3.88% of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF worth $2,481,348,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

A number of other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of VWO. South Dakota Investment Council raised its position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 168.4% during the second quarter. South Dakota Investment Council now owns 9,659,130 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $410,803,000 after purchasing an additional 6,060,800 shares during the period. WealthNavi Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the first quarter worth approximately $146,559,000. Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the second quarter worth approximately $139,681,000. Mizuho Bank Ltd. purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the second quarter worth approximately $76,554,000. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 19.3% in the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 10,150,629 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $432,011,000 after buying an additional 1,644,103 shares during the period.

Shares of NYSEARCA VWO traded down $0.16 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $41.53. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 7,458,344 shares, compared to its average volume of 13,742,786. The business’s 50 day moving average is $40.50 and its two-hundred day moving average is $41.78. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 12-month low of $36.35 and a 12-month high of $44.19.

Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF Company Profile

The Fund seeks to track the performance of the FTSE Emerging Markets All Cap China A Inclusion Index, that measures the return of stocks issued by companies located in emerging market countries.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

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