MCF Advisors LLC Sells 423 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

MCF Advisors LLC lessened its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 1.7% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 24,399 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 423 shares during the period. MCF Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $1,037,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other large investors have also modified their holdings of VWO. Bank of Nova Scotia increased its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 1,228.4% in the 4th quarter. Bank of Nova Scotia now owns 6,641,916 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $253,057,000 after acquiring an additional 6,141,916 shares in the last quarter. Creative Planning increased its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 18.9% in the 4th quarter. Creative Planning now owns 16,946,674 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $645,668,000 after acquiring an additional 2,692,088 shares in the last quarter. Sullivan Bruyette Speros & Blaney LLC purchased a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 4th quarter worth approximately $89,347,000. Betterment LLC increased its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 3.6% in the 4th quarter. Betterment LLC now owns 38,316,369 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,459,854,000 after acquiring an additional 1,318,780 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG purchased a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 4th quarter worth approximately $48,144,000.

Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF stock traded up $0.61 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $43.14. The stock had a trading volume of 17,881,646 shares, compared to its average volume of 14,785,779. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 52-week low of $36.35 and a 52-week high of $44.19. The stock has a fifty day moving average of $41.05.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 20th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 18th were issued a dividend of $0.2792 per share. This is a positive change from Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.08. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.59%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, June 17th.

About Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF

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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