Optimal Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VEA) by 214.0% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 46,655 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 31,795 shares during the period. Optimal Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF were worth $1,555,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Several other large investors have also bought and sold shares of VEA. Quadrant Capital Group LLC increased its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF by 35.5% in the fourth quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 42,367 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,857,000 after buying an additional 11,091 shares in the last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF by 6.1% during the fourth quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 143,273 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,313,000 after buying an additional 8,253 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF by 8.0% during the fourth quarter. State Street Corp now owns 195,790 shares of the company’s stock worth $8,627,000 after buying an additional 14,444 shares during the last quarter. FMR LLC boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF by 5.3% during the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 2,990,078 shares of the company’s stock worth $131,743,000 after buying an additional 149,790 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Rafferty Asset Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF by 2.6% during the 4th quarter. Rafferty Asset Management LLC now owns 27,150 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,196,000 after purchasing an additional 700 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA:VEA traded down $0.52 during trading on Friday, hitting $38.52. 602,654 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 21,819,098. Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF has a 52 week low of $28.46 and a 52 week high of $44.67. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $37.70 and a 200-day moving average price of $39.14.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VEA)

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