Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) Share Price Crosses Below Fifty Day Moving Average of $40.97

Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)’s share price crossed below its 50-day moving average during trading on Friday . The stock has a 50-day moving average of $40.97 and traded as low as $42.46. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF shares last traded at $42.51, with a volume of 444,138 shares.

The business’s 50 day moving average price is $40.99.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 20th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 18th were paid a $0.2792 dividend. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.63%. This is a boost from Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.08. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, June 17th.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of VWO. Sepio Capital LLC acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF during the first quarter worth about $12,651,000. Toews Corp ADV acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF during the first quarter worth about $272,000. Weaver Consulting Group acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF during the first quarter worth about $40,000. First Trust Advisors LP boosted its position in shares of 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 buying an additional 583 shares during the period. Finally, WealthPLAN Partners LLC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 3.4% during the first quarter. WealthPLAN Partners LLC now owns 12,907 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $529,000 after buying an additional 430 shares during the period.

About Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

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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