Meridian Management Co. lowered its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 6.0% in the 2nd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 38,056 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 2,415 shares during the period. Meridian Management Co.’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $1,619,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in VWO. WealthNavi Inc. bought a new position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF during the first quarter valued at about $146,559,000. Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $139,681,000. Matrix Trust Co acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $47,658,000. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 13.0% in the 1st quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 8,506,526 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $361,527,000 after purchasing an additional 980,941 shares during the period. Finally, Janney Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 1st quarter valued at $26,538,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA:VWO traded up $0.30 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $40.24. The company had a trading volume of 337,204 shares, compared to its average volume of 14,062,290. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 1-year low of $36.35 and a 1-year high of $44.19. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of $41.64 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $41.87.

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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