Fernwood Investment Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard REIT ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor purchased 3,600 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $299,000.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the business. FTB Advisors Inc. lifted its stake in Vanguard REIT ETF by 4.1% during the third quarter. FTB Advisors Inc. now owns 197,405 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $16,385,000 after purchasing an additional 7,846 shares during the last quarter. Somerset Group LLC lifted its stake in Vanguard REIT ETF by 15.1% during the third quarter. Somerset Group LLC now owns 12,962 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,077,000 after purchasing an additional 1,700 shares during the last quarter. Litman Gregory Asset Management LLC lifted its stake in Vanguard REIT ETF by 80.9% during the third quarter. Litman Gregory Asset Management LLC now owns 30,405 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,526,000 after purchasing an additional 13,593 shares during the last quarter. South State Corp lifted its stake in Vanguard REIT ETF by 17.7% during the third quarter. South State Corp now owns 17,725 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,473,000 after purchasing an additional 2,665 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Haverford Trust Co. lifted its stake in Vanguard REIT ETF by 1.7% during the third quarter. Haverford Trust Co. now owns 57,519 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $4,779,000 after purchasing an additional 950 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of Vanguard REIT ETF (NYSEARCA VNQ) traded up $0.11 on Monday, hitting $84.95. The stock had a trading volume of 1,254,900 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,839,913. Vanguard REIT ETF has a one year low of $78.76 and a one year high of $86.16.

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