Smart Portfolios LLC Lowers Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

Smart Portfolios LLC trimmed its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 85.2% in the 2nd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 33,981 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 195,523 shares during the quarter. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF makes up approximately 1.3% of Smart Portfolios LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 18th biggest holding. Smart Portfolios LLC’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $1,445,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. RDA Financial Network boosted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 1.6% during the second quarter. RDA Financial Network now owns 16,241 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $693,000 after buying an additional 248 shares during the period. Pinnacle Wealth Management Advisory Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 2.8% during the second quarter. Pinnacle Wealth Management Advisory Group LLC now owns 9,291 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $395,000 after buying an additional 252 shares during the period. Interactive Financial Advisors boosted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 5.3% during the first quarter. Interactive Financial Advisors now owns 5,239 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $223,000 after buying an additional 265 shares during the period. Global Trust Asset Management LLC boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 2.9% in the second quarter. Global Trust Asset Management LLC now owns 9,513 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $405,000 after purchasing an additional 270 shares during the period. Finally, Squar Milner Financial Services LLC boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 4.7% in the second quarter. Squar Milner Financial Services LLC now owns 5,956 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $253,000 after purchasing an additional 270 shares during the period.

NYSEARCA:VWO traded up $0.07 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $41.50. The company had a trading volume of 13,453,089 shares, compared to its average volume of 13,752,301. The stock’s fifty day simple moving average is $40.47 and its 200-day simple moving average is $41.78. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 12-month low of $36.35 and a 12-month high of $44.19.

Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF Company 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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