Vanguard REIT Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VNQ) saw unusually large options trading on Monday. Traders bought 12,148 put options on the company. This is an increase of 670% compared to the typical daily volume of 1,578 put options.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. TIAA FSB purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard REIT Index Fund in the second quarter valued at approximately $141,311,000. Sun Life Financial INC lifted its position in shares of Vanguard REIT Index Fund by 1,110.8% in the second quarter. Sun Life Financial INC now owns 1,046,600 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $87,109,000 after acquiring an additional 960,161 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its position in shares of Vanguard REIT Index Fund by 14.3% in the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 6,218,242 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $517,544,000 after acquiring an additional 777,140 shares in the last quarter. Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management lifted its position in shares of Vanguard REIT Index Fund by 5.5% in the second quarter. Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management now owns 9,976,384 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $830,335,000 after acquiring an additional 517,160 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Alliancebernstein L.P. lifted its position in shares of Vanguard REIT Index Fund by 32.5% in the second quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 1,706,988 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $142,073,000 after acquiring an additional 419,122 shares in the last quarter.

Vanguard REIT Index Fund (VNQ) opened at 84.09 on Thursday. Vanguard REIT Index Fund has a 12-month low of $76.98 and a 12-month high of $89.03. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $83.85 and a 200-day moving average price of $83.26.

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