Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ) Stake Decreased by Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC

Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC decreased its position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ) by 0.5% in the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 1,248,327 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 6,180 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Real Estate ETF accounts for 2.1% of Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 10th largest position. Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Real Estate ETF were worth $117,505,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the business. Northern Trust Corp raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 1,911.8% during the fourth quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 2,445,708 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $207,715,000 after acquiring an additional 2,324,138 shares in the last quarter. Credit Suisse AG lifted its stake in Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 1,390.0% in the fourth quarter. Credit Suisse AG now owns 1,695,744 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $144,019,000 after purchasing an additional 1,581,938 shares during the last quarter. CI Investments Inc. lifted its stake in Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 387.1% in the fourth quarter. CI Investments Inc. now owns 1,435,750 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $121,938,000 after purchasing an additional 1,141,000 shares during the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 5,463.1% during the first quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 927,868 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $85,234,000 after buying an additional 911,189 shares during the period. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. grew its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 7.1% during the first quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 11,133,953 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,022,766,000 after buying an additional 736,201 shares during the last quarter.

VNQ stock traded down $0.83 during trading on Friday, hitting $104.67. 80,470 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 4,545,622. Vanguard Real Estate ETF has a 1 year low of $75.46 and a 1 year high of $105.77. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $98.03.

Vanguard Real Estate ETF 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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