SG Americas Securities LLC raised its stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSE:VGK) by 118.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 56,470 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 356,013 shares during the period. SG Americas Securities LLC’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF were worth $3,114,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in VGK. Mechanics Bank Trust Department raised its stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 2.1% in the second quarter. Mechanics Bank Trust Department now owns 28,606 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,577,000 after buying an additional 583 shares during the period. Montecito Bank & Trust acquired a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF during the second quarter valued at $364,000. E&G Advisors LP raised its stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 46.7% in the second quarter. E&G Advisors LP now owns 61,237 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,377,000 after buying an additional 19,484 shares during the period. Park Avenue Securities LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF during the second quarter valued at $604,000. Finally, Bessemer Group Inc. raised its stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 2,395.0% in the second quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 314,044 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $17,317,000 after buying an additional 301,457 shares during the period.

Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSE:VGK) opened at 55.99 on Tuesday. Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a 1-year low of $45.36 and a 1-year high of $57.31. The company’s 50-day moving average is $56.23 and its 200 day moving average is $53.75.

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Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF Company 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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSE:VGK)

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