Focused Wealth Management Inc lowered its stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:VGK) by 17.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 10,915 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 2,329 shares during the quarter. Focused Wealth Management Inc’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF were worth $599,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in VGK. Williams Jones & Associates LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF during the first quarter valued at $214,000. Portfolio Solutions LLC raised its position in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 2.5% in the 1st quarter. Portfolio Solutions LLC now owns 1,255,133 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $67,288,000 after purchasing an additional 30,612 shares during the last quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company raised its position in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 226.9% in the 1st quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 755,627 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $40,509,000 after purchasing an additional 524,499 shares during the last quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 10.2% in the 1st quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 199,100 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $10,674,000 after buying an additional 18,500 shares during the period. Finally, Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. increased its stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF by 416.4% in the 1st quarter. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. now owns 12,911 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $691,000 after buying an additional 10,411 shares during the period.

Shares of NYSEARCA:VGK traded up $0.21 on Friday, reaching $54.57. 2,025,659 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,578,391. Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a 1-year low of $46.80 and a 1-year high of $58.33. The stock’s 50-day simple moving average is $54.69.

Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF Company Profile

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:VGK)

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