BKD Wealth Advisors LLC Purchases 26,388 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

BKD Wealth Advisors LLC increased its position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 18.8% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 166,532 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 26,388 shares during the quarter. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF makes up 0.4% of BKD Wealth Advisors LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 29th largest position. BKD Wealth Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $6,596,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of VWO. First Trust Advisors LP raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 1.8% in the 1st quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 32,550 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,383,000 after purchasing an additional 583 shares during the period. Quadrant Capital Group LLC raised its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 1.9% in the 4th quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 33,558 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,487,000 after acquiring an additional 610 shares during the period. Prudential Financial Inc. raised its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 93.9% in the 4th quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 21,850 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $972,000 after acquiring an additional 10,580 shares during the period. Franklin Resources Inc. raised its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 12.9% in the 4th quarter. Franklin Resources Inc. now owns 80,974 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,602,000 after acquiring an additional 9,282 shares during the period. Finally, Toronto Dominion Bank raised its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 24.9% in the 4th quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 14,264 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $633,000 after acquiring an additional 2,844 shares during the period.

Shares of VWO traded up $0.12 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $43.02. 1,851,051 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 19,806,309. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 52 week low of $29.95 and a 52 week high of $45.92. The stock’s 50-day simple moving average is $39.93 and its 200-day simple moving average is $39.38.

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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