Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd (VWO) Position Boosted by Covington Capital Management

Covington Capital Management boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 33.1% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 446,119 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 110,905 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd accounts for 1.5% of Covington Capital Management’s portfolio, making the stock its 13th biggest holding. Covington Capital Management’s holdings in Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd were worth $18,215,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the stock. Colony Group LLC boosted its holdings in Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd by 202.5% during the 2nd quarter. Colony Group LLC now owns 62,380 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,547,000 after acquiring an additional 41,759 shares during the period. National Asset Management Inc. raised its position in Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd by 3.3% during the 2nd quarter. National Asset Management Inc. now owns 41,012 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,675,000 after purchasing an additional 1,303 shares in the last quarter. Kingfisher Capital LLC raised its position in Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. Kingfisher Capital LLC now owns 30,597 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,249,000 after purchasing an additional 92 shares in the last quarter. Krilogy Financial LLC raised its position in Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd by 57.2% during the 2nd quarter. Krilogy Financial LLC now owns 5,775 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $236,000 after purchasing an additional 2,101 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Westwood Holdings Group Inc. raised its position in Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd by 81.8% during the 2nd quarter. Westwood Holdings Group Inc. now owns 3,811 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $156,000 after purchasing an additional 1,715 shares in the last quarter.

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The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, September 25th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 21st were issued a $0.522 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, September 20th. This is a positive change from Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. This represents a $2.09 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.66%.

Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd Profile

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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fd (NYSEARCA:VWO)

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