Financial Life Advisors Increases Stock Position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

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Financial Life Advisors lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 3.0% during the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 23,335 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 682 shares during the quarter. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF makes up 0.6% of Financial Life Advisors’ holdings, making the stock its 21st largest position. Financial Life Advisors’ holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $939,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in VWO. South Dakota Investment Council grew its position in shares of 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 worth $410,803,000 after acquiring an additional 6,060,800 shares during the last quarter. Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management purchased a new position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $139,681,000. Mizuho Bank Ltd. purchased a new position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $76,554,000. Creative Planning grew its position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 10.1% in the 3rd quarter. Creative Planning now owns 18,856,943 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $759,181,000 after buying an additional 1,735,488 shares during the last quarter. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. grew its position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 19.3% in the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 10,150,629 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $432,011,000 after buying an additional 1,644,103 shares during the last quarter.

NYSEARCA:VWO traded down $0.39 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $42.85. The stock had a trading volume of 9,166,569 shares, compared to its average volume of 13,723,308. The firm has a fifty day simple moving average of $41.33 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $41.43. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 12-month low of $37.18 and a 12-month high of $44.19.

Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF 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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