Brown Advisory Inc. cut its stake in Vanguard Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:VNQ) by 4.2% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 60,700 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 2,645 shares during the quarter. Brown Advisory Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Real Estate ETF were worth $4,526,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 48.0% during the 3rd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 10,643,892 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $858,750,000 after buying an additional 3,451,474 shares during the last quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 268.8% during the 3rd quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 8,168,382 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $659,025,000 after buying an additional 5,953,288 shares during the last quarter. Creative Planning boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 7.8% during the 4th quarter. Creative Planning now owns 6,991,919 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $521,388,000 after buying an additional 503,966 shares during the last quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF by 2.0% during the 3rd quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp now owns 5,418,960 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $437,202,000 after buying an additional 104,910 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C. acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF during the 4th quarter worth about $383,723,000.

Vanguard Real Estate ETF stock opened at $85.76 on Friday. Vanguard Real Estate ETF has a one year low of $71.08 and a one year high of $86.19.

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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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