Gamble Jones Investment Counsel Reduces Stock Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

Gamble Jones Investment Counsel reduced its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 4.2% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 23,291 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,033 shares during the period. Gamble Jones Investment Counsel’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $938,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in VWO. Alps Advisors Inc. grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 3.4% during the third quarter. Alps Advisors Inc. now owns 1,148,214 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $46,227,000 after acquiring an additional 37,405 shares during the last quarter. Front Barnett Associates LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF during the third quarter worth approximately $1,116,000. Essex Financial Services Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF during the third quarter worth approximately $275,000. Rinet Co LLC grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 0.9% during the third quarter. Rinet Co LLC now owns 212,496 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $8,555,000 after acquiring an additional 1,868 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Haverford Trust Co. grew its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 4.7% during the third quarter. Haverford Trust Co. now owns 134,798 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $5,427,000 after acquiring an additional 6,028 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of VWO traded down $0.39 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $42.85. 9,166,569 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 13,723,308. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $41.33 and its 200-day simple moving average is $41.43. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 52-week low of $37.18 and a 52-week high of $44.19.

About Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF

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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