Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCIT) Short Interest Down 79.9% in August

Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VCIT) was the recipient of a large drop in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 163,859 shares, a drop of 79.9% from the August 15th total of 813,335 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,038,351 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.2 days.

NASDAQ:VCIT opened at $83.57 on Tuesday. Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF has a fifty-two week low of $82.81 and a fifty-two week high of $88.28.

The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 7th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 5th were given a dividend of $0.2479 per share. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, September 4th. This represents a $2.97 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.56%.

Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of VCIT. Optimum Investment Advisors purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF during the 1st quarter worth approximately $108,000. CWM LLC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF by 475.3% during the 2nd quarter. CWM LLC now owns 1,375 shares of the company’s stock worth $115,000 after purchasing an additional 1,136 shares during the period. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC boosted its position in shares of Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF by 2,405.5% during the 2nd quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 1,378 shares of the company’s stock worth $115,000 after purchasing an additional 1,323 shares during the period. South State Corp purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $210,000. Finally, Staley Capital Advisers Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $215,000.

About Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF

Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF seeks to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. 5-10 Year Corporate Bond Index, a subset of the Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Float Adjusted Index. The Barclays Capital U.S. 5-10 Year Corporate Bond Index measures the investment return of U.S.

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