American Financial Network Advisory Services LLC Acquires 42,022 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO)

American Financial Network Advisory Services LLC increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 15,392.7% in the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 42,295 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 42,022 shares during the quarter. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF accounts for 0.9% of American Financial Network Advisory Services LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 21st biggest position. American Financial Network Advisory Services LLC’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $1,754,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of VWO. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. increased its stake 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 purchasing an additional 16,940,761 shares in the last quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. increased its stake 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 purchasing an additional 7,351,997 shares in the last quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its stake 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 purchasing an additional 6,636,552 shares in the last quarter. Creative Planning increased its stake 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 purchasing an additional 3,614,636 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC increased its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 4,563.7% in the second quarter. Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC now owns 3,217,443 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $77,082,000 after purchasing an additional 3,148,454 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA:VWO opened at $38.09 on Friday. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a 52 week low of $37.36 and a 52 week high of $50.99.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 27th were paid a $0.4746 dividend. This represents a $1.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.98%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, September 26th. This is an increase 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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