Affiance Financial LLC grew its stake in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BSV) by 1.8% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 224,714 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,928 shares during the period. Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF makes up 11.3% of Affiance Financial LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 2nd biggest holding. Affiance Financial LLC owned about 0.08% of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF worth $17,885,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. PrairieView Partners LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF by 2.0% in the 1st quarter. PrairieView Partners LLC now owns 357,945 shares of the company’s stock worth $28,489,000 after acquiring an additional 6,876 shares during the last quarter. Northwest Wealth Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF by 2.9% in the 1st quarter. Northwest Wealth Management LLC now owns 42,650 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,394,000 after acquiring an additional 1,213 shares during the last quarter. Comprehensive Portfolio Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF in the 1st quarter worth about $43,745,000. Betterment LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF by 17.4% in the 1st quarter. Betterment LLC now owns 54,874 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,367,000 after acquiring an additional 8,133 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Graves Light Private Wealth Management Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF by 9.2% in the 1st quarter. Graves Light Private Wealth Management Inc. now owns 169,478 shares of the company’s stock worth $13,489,000 after acquiring an additional 14,343 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of BSV traded down $0.01 on Monday, reaching $79.24. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,028,728 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,885,058. Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF has a twelve month low of $77.66 and a twelve month high of $79.73.

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, April 4th. Investors of record on Tuesday, April 2nd were issued a $0.1537 dividend. This represents a $1.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.33%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, April 1st. This is a positive change from Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.14.

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Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF Profile

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index with a short-term, dollar-weighted average maturity. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing strategy designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. 1-5 Year Government/Credit Bond Index (the Index).

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