Eqis Capital Management Inc. Increases Stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:VGK)

Eqis Capital Management Inc. raised its position in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:VGK) by 123.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 43,334 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 23,982 shares during the period. Eqis Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF were worth $2,379,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Sand Hill Global Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 8.3% during the 1st quarter. Sand Hill Global Advisors LLC now owns 1,283,815 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $68,825,000 after acquiring an additional 98,672 shares during the period. Portfolio Solutions LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 2.5% during the 1st quarter. Portfolio Solutions LLC now owns 1,255,133 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $67,288,000 after acquiring an additional 30,612 shares during the period. Deutsche Bank AG purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF during the 4th quarter worth $50,269,000. GenTrust LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 2.9% during the 1st quarter. GenTrust LLC now owns 863,323 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $46,283,000 after acquiring an additional 24,086 shares during the period. Finally, Litman Gregory Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 0.9% during the 1st quarter. Litman Gregory Asset Management LLC now owns 805,079 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $43,160,000 after purchasing an additional 7,203 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA:VGK traded up $0.14 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $53.93. 26,089 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,566,418. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $54.67. Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a fifty-two week low of $46.80 and a fifty-two week high of $58.33.

Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF Company Profile

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of stocks issued by Companies located in the markets of Europe. The Fund on focuses indexing investment approach by investing all, or substantially all, of its assets in the common stocks included in the FTSE Developed Europe All Cap Index.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:VGK)

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