Pictet Asset Management Ltd. cut its position in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ) by 4.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 71,878 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 3,045 shares during the quarter. Pictet Asset Management Ltd.’s holdings in Vanguard Real Estate ETF were worth $6,703,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the business. Pacitti Group Inc. bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $173,000. EP Wealth Advisors LLC increased its position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 4,205.5% in the third quarter. EP Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 133,039 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $12,406,000 after buying an additional 129,949 shares during the last quarter. First Heartland Consultants Inc. increased its position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 4.3% in the third quarter. First Heartland Consultants Inc. now owns 18,434 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,719,000 after buying an additional 758 shares during the last quarter. Equitable Trust Co. raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 1.1% in the third quarter. Equitable Trust Co. now owns 14,869 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,387,000 after buying an additional 163 shares during the period. Finally, Global Retirement Partners LLC lifted its position in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 7.4% during the 3rd quarter. Global Retirement Partners LLC now owns 32,027 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,987,000 after buying an additional 2,212 shares during the last quarter.

NYSEARCA VNQ opened at $92.25 on Wednesday. The company’s 50 day moving average is $93.06 and its 200-day moving average is $90.94. Vanguard Real Estate ETF has a 12-month low of $71.08 and a 12-month high of $95.49.

About Vanguard Real Estate ETF

Vanguard REIT ETF (the Fund) is an open-end investment company. The Fund invests in stocks issued by real estate investment trusts (REITs), companies that purchase office buildings, hotels, and other real property. It tracks the return of the MSCI US RIT Index, a gauge of real estate stocks. The Vanguard Group, Inc provides investment advisory services to the Fund.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ)

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