Good Life Advisors LLC Lowers Stock Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

Good Life Advisors LLC lowered its stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 1.5% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 69,902 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,083 shares during the quarter. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF comprises about 0.9% of Good Life Advisors LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 21st largest position. Good Life Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $3,105,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management lifted its position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 68.8% in the third quarter. Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management now owns 5,543,560 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $223,183,000 after purchasing an additional 2,259,260 shares during the period. Creative Planning lifted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 10.1% during the 3rd quarter. Creative Planning now owns 18,856,943 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $759,181,000 after acquiring an additional 1,735,488 shares during the period. TIAA FSB lifted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 31.3% during the 3rd quarter. TIAA FSB now owns 6,583,422 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $265,048,000 after acquiring an additional 1,568,401 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 2.6% during the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 58,343,481 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,481,348,000 after acquiring an additional 1,483,772 shares during the period. Finally, Victory Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $46,522,000.

Shares of VWO stock traded up $0.14 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $45.76. 113,506 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 12,906,878. The firm’s 50 day simple moving average is $44.04 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $42.11. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 1-year low of $38.98 and a 1-year high of $45.92.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 27th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 24th were given a dividend of $0.5591 per share. This represents a $2.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.89%. This is an increase from Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.28. The ex-dividend date was Monday, December 23rd.

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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