Commonwealth Equity Services LLC grew its stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:VGK) by 5.9% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 320,445 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 17,747 shares during the quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC owned about 0.13% of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF worth $17,592,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Williams Jones & Associates LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF during the 1st quarter valued at $214,000. Portfolio Solutions LLC lifted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 2.5% during the 1st quarter. Portfolio Solutions LLC now owns 1,255,133 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $67,288,000 after buying an additional 30,612 shares during the last quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company lifted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 226.9% during the 1st quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 755,627 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $40,509,000 after buying an additional 524,499 shares during the last quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC lifted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 10.2% during the 1st quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 199,100 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $10,674,000 after buying an additional 18,500 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. lifted its position in shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 416.4% during the 1st quarter. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. now owns 12,911 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $691,000 after buying an additional 10,411 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of VGK stock traded up $0.26 on Tuesday, hitting $54.83. 119,609 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,617,391. Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a 12 month low of $46.80 and a 12 month high of $58.33. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $54.59.

About Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of stocks issued by Companies located in the markets of Europe. The Fund on focuses indexing investment approach by investing all, or substantially all, of its assets in the common stocks included in the FTSE Developed Europe All Cap Index.

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