Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:VGK) Shares Purchased by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:VGK) by 62.2% during the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 19,492,201 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 7,476,405 shares during the period. JPMorgan Chase & Co. owned approximately 0.08% of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF worth $1,228,008,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in VGK. Northwest Investment Counselors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $25,000. Carolina Wealth Advisors LLC purchased a new position in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF in the first quarter worth $27,000. TD Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF in the first quarter valued at $27,000. Freedman Financial Associates Inc. acquired a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF in the fourth quarter valued at $29,000. Finally, Valley Brook Capital Group purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF during the 4th quarter worth $30,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA VGK traded down $0.03 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $69.91. The company had a trading volume of 83,746 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,079,244. Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a twelve month low of $49.03 and a twelve month high of $70.07. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $67.22.

Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF 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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