Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND) is River & Mercantile LLC’s 3rd Largest Position

River & Mercantile LLC increased its stake in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND) by 0.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 120,644 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,025 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF comprises about 7.5% of River & Mercantile LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 3rd largest position. River & Mercantile LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF were worth $10,022,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. RiverFront Investment Group LLC grew its position in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 69.4% during the first quarter. RiverFront Investment Group LLC now owns 3,706,490 shares of the company’s stock worth $300,892,000 after buying an additional 1,517,871 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its position in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 9.8% during the first quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 15,472,363 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,256,047,000 after buying an additional 1,380,308 shares in the last quarter. Toews Corp ADV purchased a new position in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF during the first quarter worth about $102,495,000. Milliman Financial Risk Management LLC grew its position in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 5.3% during the first quarter. Milliman Financial Risk Management LLC now owns 24,116,309 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,957,762,000 after buying an additional 1,217,962 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Pennsylvania Trust Co purchased a new position in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF during the first quarter worth about $65,168,000.

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF stock traded up $0.35 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $83.83. 274,764 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,639,323. Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF has a 52-week low of $77.46 and a 52-week high of $83.52. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $82.82.

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, August 6th. Investors of record on Friday, August 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.193 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 1st.

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF Profile

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index (the Index). The Index measures a spectrum of public, investment-grade, taxable, fixed-income securities in the United States, including government, corporate and international dollar-denominated bonds, as well as mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities, all with maturities of more than one year.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND)

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