Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VNQ) Shares Sold by Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc.

Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. cut its holdings in shares of Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VNQFree Report) by 9.0% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 41,012 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 4,065 shares during the quarter. Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares were worth $3,624,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Eagle Bay Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $30,000. Buck Wealth Strategies LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $27,000. Halpern Financial Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $33,000. Capital Investment Counsel Inc purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $30,000. Finally, Annis Gardner Whiting Capital Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $31,000.

Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares Trading Down 1.3 %

Shares of NYSEARCA:VNQ opened at $83.96 on Wednesday. Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares has a 52 week low of $70.61 and a 52 week high of $90.09. The company’s 50 day moving average is $85.10 and its two-hundred day moving average is $82.13. The company has a market cap of $32.36 billion, a PE ratio of 28.40 and a beta of 0.91.

About Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund ETF Shares

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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 Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VNQ)

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