Nicholas Hoffman & Company LLC. increased its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 6.4% in the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 105,103 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 6,340 shares during the quarter. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF accounts for about 1.9% of Nicholas Hoffman & Company LLC.’s holdings, making the stock its 12th largest holding. Nicholas Hoffman & Company LLC.’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $4,938,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Koshinski Asset Management Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 55.0% during the fourth quarter. Koshinski Asset Management Inc. now owns 15,888 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $729,000 after acquiring an additional 5,639 shares during the last quarter. Capital Investment Advisors LLC grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 4.8% in the fourth quarter. Capital Investment Advisors LLC now owns 333,850 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $15,327,000 after purchasing an additional 15,341 shares in the last quarter. Charter Trust Co. grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 2.0% in the fourth quarter. Charter Trust Co. now owns 89,771 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $4,121,000 after purchasing an additional 1,802 shares in the last quarter. Sterling Investment Management Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $1,403,000. Finally, Carroll Financial Associates Inc. grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 29.3% in the fourth quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 5,019 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $230,000 after purchasing an additional 1,137 shares in the last quarter.

VWO stock opened at $45.37 on Friday. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 1 year low of $45.79 and a 1 year high of $46.03.

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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

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