MainStreet Investment Advisors LLC Sells 14,851 Shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ)

MainStreet Investment Advisors LLC cut its position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ) by 3.6% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 399,461 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 14,851 shares during the period. Vanguard Real Estate ETF accounts for about 3.4% of MainStreet Investment Advisors LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 6th biggest position. MainStreet Investment Advisors LLC owned 0.11% of Vanguard Real Estate ETF worth $27,902,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in VNQ. Synovus Financial Corp boosted its position in Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 2,527.2% in the first quarter. Synovus Financial Corp now owns 1,319,714 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $92,121,000 after buying an additional 1,269,482 shares in the last quarter. Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF in the first quarter worth about $73,901,000. First Quadrant L P CA raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 63.6% in the fourth quarter. First Quadrant L P CA now owns 2,185,537 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $202,796,000 after acquiring an additional 849,501 shares during the last quarter. Seven Post Investment Office LP bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF in the first quarter worth about $53,156,000. Finally, Bank of America Corp DE raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 5.5% in the fourth quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 13,785,805 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,279,184,000 after acquiring an additional 723,408 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA VNQ traded up $0.73 during trading on Friday, reaching $73.32. The company had a trading volume of 521,397 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,284,331. Vanguard Real Estate ETF has a 52 week low of $55.58 and a 52 week high of $99.72. The business’s 50 day moving average price is $72.69 and its 200-day moving average price is $85.75.

Vanguard Real Estate ETF Company Profile

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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