Rex Capital Advisors LLC lifted its position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 18.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 214,609 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 34,113 shares during the period. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF makes up approximately 6.6% of Rex Capital Advisors LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 4th biggest holding. Rex Capital Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $7,200,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. boosted its position in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 0.5% during the first quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 36,799,412 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,234,620,000 after purchasing an additional 168,458 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 4.2% during the first quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 25,868,477 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $867,887,000 after purchasing an additional 1,033,186 shares during the last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 7.5% in the fourth quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 23,925,702 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,063,975,000 after acquiring an additional 1,677,973 shares during the last quarter. South Dakota Investment Council boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 42.6% in the fourth quarter. South Dakota Investment Council now owns 15,877,960 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $706,093,000 after acquiring an additional 4,744,160 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Personal Capital Advisors Corp boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 4.1% in the first quarter. Personal Capital Advisors Corp now owns 14,948,717 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $512,639,000 after acquiring an additional 590,424 shares during the last quarter.

VWO traded up $0.76 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $39.86. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 15,836,528 shares, compared to its average volume of 21,700,100. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a twelve month low of $29.95 and a twelve month high of $45.92. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is $35.98 and its 200-day moving average price is $39.89.

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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