Commonwealth Equity Services LLC boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH) by 371.7% in the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 79,543 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 62,680 shares during the quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF were worth $4,806,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. lifted its position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 54.3% during the first quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 634 shares of the company’s stock worth $38,000 after purchasing an additional 223 shares in the last quarter. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF during the first quarter worth about $38,000. Signaturefd LLC lifted its position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 100.3% during the first quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 723 shares of the company’s stock worth $44,000 after purchasing an additional 362 shares in the last quarter. Larson Financial Group LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $79,000. Finally, HM Payson & Co. acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $92,000.

Shares of VGSH opened at $60.80 on Friday. Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF has a 1 year low of $59.55 and a 1 year high of $60.82.

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 6th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 4th were given a dividend of $0.124 per share. The ex-dividend date was Monday, June 3rd. This represents a $1.49 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.45%.

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Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF Profile

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

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH)

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