Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH) Hits New 52-Week High at $60.82

Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH) shares hit a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as $60.82 and last traded at $60.80, with a volume of 238146 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $60.73.

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

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Meridian Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF in the first quarter valued at $86,000. Elmwood Wealth Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 37.9% in the first quarter. Elmwood Wealth Management Inc. now owns 84,739 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,120,000 after acquiring an additional 23,299 shares in the last quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC boosted its holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 120.2% in the first quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 69,025 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,170,000 after acquiring an additional 37,680 shares in the last quarter. Cypress Wealth Advisors LLC bought a new stake in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF in the first quarter valued at $564,000. Finally, Jane Street Group LLC lifted its position in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 288.4% during the first quarter. Jane Street Group LLC now owns 112,798 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,815,000 after buying an additional 83,760 shares during the period.

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About Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH)

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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