Stephens Inc. AR boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 6.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 225,580 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 13,970 shares during the period. Stephens Inc. AR’s holdings in Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd were worth $9,210,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of VWO. Thomas White International Ltd. grew its holdings in Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd by 180.6% during the 2nd quarter. Thomas White International Ltd. now owns 2,514 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $103,000 after acquiring an additional 1,618 shares in the last quarter. Barnett & Company Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd by 203.1% in the 2nd quarter. Barnett & Company Inc. now owns 3,446 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $141,000 after buying an additional 2,309 shares in the last quarter. Barrett Asset Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd by 11.2% in the 2nd quarter. Barrett Asset Management LLC now owns 4,915 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $201,000 after buying an additional 495 shares in the last quarter. First Capital Advisors Group LLC. acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd in the 2nd quarter valued at $211,000. Finally, Lee Financial Co acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd in the 2nd quarter valued at $231,000.

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Shares of Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd (NYSEARCA:VWO) traded down 0.1223% on Tuesday, hitting $44.9949. 2,239,777 shares of the stock traded hands. Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd has a 12-month low of $34.71 and a 12-month high of $45.04. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $43.46 and its 200 day moving average is $41.19.

About Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd

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 Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd (NYSEARCA:VWO)

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