Essex Financial Services Inc. Takes $275,000 Position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

Essex Financial Services Inc. bought a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm bought 6,831 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $275,000.

Several other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of VWO. Buckingham Capital Management Inc. lifted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 16.7% during the first quarter. Buckingham Capital Management Inc. now owns 33,631 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,429,000 after acquiring an additional 4,816 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP lifted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 1.8% during the first quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 32,550 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,383,000 after acquiring an additional 583 shares during the period. Centaurus Financial Inc. lifted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 25.1% during the first quarter. Centaurus Financial Inc. now owns 4,886 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $115,000 after acquiring an additional 980 shares during the period. Private Trust Co. NA lifted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 2.9% during the second quarter. Private Trust Co. NA now owns 41,265 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,754,000 after acquiring an additional 1,159 shares during the period. Finally, LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI lifted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 2.2% during the second quarter. LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI now owns 271,860 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $11,562,000 after acquiring an additional 5,902 shares during the period.

Shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF stock opened at $42.85 on Friday. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $41.33 and its 200 day simple moving average is $41.43. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 12 month low of $37.18 and a 12 month high of $44.19.

About Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF

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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