First Midwest Bank Trust Division Boosts Position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ)

First Midwest Bank Trust Division boosted its holdings in Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ) by 3.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 17,773 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 535 shares during the period. First Midwest Bank Trust Division’s holdings in Vanguard Real Estate ETF were worth $1,553,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of VNQ. Creative Financial Designs Inc. ADV raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 354.0% during the first quarter. Creative Financial Designs Inc. ADV now owns 286 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $25,000 after purchasing an additional 223 shares during the period. Lee Financial Co purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF during the first quarter valued at approximately $26,000. Investors Research Corp purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF during the first quarter valued at approximately $28,000. First National Corp MA ADV raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 4.3% during the first quarter. First National Corp MA ADV now owns 68,973 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $29,000 after purchasing an additional 2,852 shares during the period. Finally, Armor Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF during the first quarter valued at approximately $31,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA:VNQ traded up $0.41 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $89.65. The company had a trading volume of 1,417,806 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,962,213. The company’s fifty day simple moving average is $89.04. Vanguard Real Estate ETF has a one year low of $71.08 and a one year high of $91.85.

Vanguard Real Estate ETF Company 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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