Manning & Napier Group LLC increased its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 11.0% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 131,730 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 13,003 shares during the quarter. Manning & Napier Group LLC’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $5,400,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. raised its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 597.7% during the second quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. now owns 19,775,063 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $834,507,000 after purchasing an additional 16,940,761 shares during the period. Summit Trail Advisors LLC raised its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 3,802.1% during the first quarter. Summit Trail Advisors LLC now owns 8,364,507 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $8,365,000 after purchasing an additional 8,150,148 shares during the period. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. raised its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 44.0% during the second quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 24,063,786 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,015,517,000 after purchasing an additional 7,351,997 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. raised its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 29.9% during the second quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 28,853,454 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,217,614,000 after purchasing an additional 6,636,552 shares during the period. Finally, Creative Planning raised its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 36.0% during the second quarter. Creative Planning now owns 13,656,805 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $576,317,000 after purchasing an additional 3,614,636 shares during the period.

NYSEARCA:VWO opened at $38.72 on Friday. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a fifty-two week low of $37.36 and a fifty-two week high of $50.99.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 27th were paid a dividend of $0.4746 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 26th. This represents a $1.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.90%. This is an increase from Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.09.

Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF Company 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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