Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Increases Stock Holdings in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BLV)

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BLV) by 4.9% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 6,101,097 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 284,772 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF accounts for approximately 0.7% of Envestnet Asset Management Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 28th largest holding. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. owned about 16.53% of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF worth $592,172,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in BLV. Sigma Planning Corp increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 18.0% in the 2nd quarter. Sigma Planning Corp now owns 3,872 shares of the company’s stock valued at $376,000 after acquiring an additional 591 shares during the last quarter. Coastal Investment Advisors Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 293.7% in the 2nd quarter. Coastal Investment Advisors Inc. now owns 374 shares of the company’s stock valued at $36,000 after acquiring an additional 279 shares during the last quarter. Boston Advisors LLC increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 24.6% in the 2nd quarter. Boston Advisors LLC now owns 7,750 shares of the company’s stock valued at $752,000 after acquiring an additional 1,530 shares during the last quarter. Fifth Third Securities Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $398,000. Finally, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 6.7% in the 2nd quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 153,623 shares of the company’s stock valued at $14,911,000 after acquiring an additional 9,673 shares during the last quarter.

NYSEARCA:BLV traded up $0.82 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $104.43. 11,238 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 405,373. Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF has a twelve month low of $83.46 and a twelve month high of $103.61. The firm has a fifty day moving average of $97.81.

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF Company Profile

Vanguard Bond Index Funds (the Fund), formerly Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF, seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index with a long-term, dollar-weighted average maturity. It employs a passive management or indexing strategy designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S.Long Government/Credit Bond Index (the Index).

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