Foothills Asset Management Ltd. Has $2.80 Million Stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO)

Foothills Asset Management Ltd. decreased its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 2.8% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 68,205 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,990 shares during the period. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF accounts for about 2.1% of Foothills Asset Management Ltd.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 14th largest holding. Foothills Asset Management Ltd.’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $2,796,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of VWO. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 29.9% in the second quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 28,853,454 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,217,614,000 after acquiring an additional 6,636,552 shares during the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 6.3% in the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 26,298,322 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,109,789,000 after acquiring an additional 1,551,668 shares during the last quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 44.0% in the second quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 24,063,786 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,015,517,000 after acquiring an additional 7,351,997 shares during the last quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 597.7% in the second quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. now owns 19,775,063 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $834,507,000 after acquiring an additional 16,940,761 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Creative Planning boosted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 36.0% in the second quarter. Creative Planning now owns 13,656,805 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $576,317,000 after acquiring an additional 3,614,636 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF stock opened at $38.75 on Thursday. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a twelve month low of $37.36 and a twelve month high of $50.99.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 1st. Investors of record on Thursday, September 27th were issued a $0.4746 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, September 26th. This represents a $1.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.90%. This is a boost from Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.09.

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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