Buckingham Capital Management Inc. Buys 4,816 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

Buckingham Capital Management Inc. raised its position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 16.7% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 33,631 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 4,816 shares during the quarter. Buckingham Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $1,429,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Princeton Global Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF during the 4th quarter worth approximately $26,000. Bruderman Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 4th quarter worth approximately $27,000. Contravisory Investment Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 1st quarter worth approximately $30,000. Financial Gravity Companies Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 4th quarter worth approximately $30,000. Finally, Horan Capital Advisors LLC. acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 1st quarter worth approximately $34,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA VWO traded down $0.30 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $42.83. The stock had a trading volume of 7,884,475 shares, compared to its average volume of 14,809,929. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a twelve month low of $36.35 and a twelve month high of $44.19. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $41.23.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 20th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 18th were paid a $0.2792 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Monday, June 17th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.61%. This is a positive change from Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.08.

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

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