Visionary Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BSV) by 302.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 178,135 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 133,870 shares during the period. Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF comprises 5.5% of Visionary Asset Management Inc.’s portfolio, making the stock its 6th largest holding. Visionary Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF were worth $13,996,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Northstar Investment Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $300,000. First Hawaiian Bank boosted its position in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF by 17.4% during the fourth quarter. First Hawaiian Bank now owns 122,019 shares of the company’s stock worth $9,587,000 after purchasing an additional 18,089 shares during the period. Webster Bank N. A. boosted its position in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF by 22.1% during the fourth quarter. Webster Bank N. A. now owns 153,226 shares of the company’s stock worth $12,039,000 after purchasing an additional 27,756 shares during the period. Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC bought a new stake in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF during the fourth quarter worth approximately $810,000. Finally, Highwater Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF during the fourth quarter worth approximately $615,000.

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF stock traded up $0.10 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $78.65. 49,748 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,521,795. Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF has a 12 month low of $77.66 and a 12 month high of $79.01.

The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 28th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 26th were given a dividend of $0.1432 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, December 24th. This represents a $1.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.19%. This is a boost from Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.14.

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About Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF

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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