Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) Stock Position Cut by SNS Financial Group LLC

SNS Financial Group LLC lessened its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 474,538 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 2,053 shares during the period. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF accounts for approximately 3.8% of SNS Financial Group LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 7th largest holding. SNS Financial Group LLC’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $20,182,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of VWO. BlackRock Inc. lifted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 36.9% during the fourth quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 1,027,164 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $39,135,000 after purchasing an additional 276,999 shares in the last quarter. Castle Rock Wealth Management LLC purchased a new position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 4th quarter worth approximately $454,000. Principal Financial Group Inc. purchased a new position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 4th quarter worth approximately $1,726,000. Millennium Management LLC grew its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 112.5% in the 4th quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 60,962 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,323,000 after buying an additional 32,278 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Financial Partners Capital Management LLC grew its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 45.8% in the 4th quarter. Financial Partners Capital Management LLC now owns 101,928 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,883,000 after buying an additional 32,040 shares in the last quarter.

VWO stock traded down $0.12 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $39.68. The company had a trading volume of 8,141,938 shares, compared to its average volume of 14,201,908. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 1 year low of $36.35 and a 1 year high of $44.19. The company’s 50-day moving average is $42.33.

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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