Boston Advisors LLC Buys Shares of 56,837 Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH)

Boston Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH) in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund bought 56,837 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,463,000. Boston Advisors LLC owned 0.06% of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of VGSH. Hayek Kallen Investment Management grew its stake in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 328.0% during the 3rd quarter. Hayek Kallen Investment Management now owns 14,797 shares of the company’s stock valued at $902,000 after acquiring an additional 11,340 shares in the last quarter. Lakeview Capital Partners LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $338,000. Aspiriant LLC increased its position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 5.1% in the 3rd quarter. Aspiriant LLC now owns 9,024 shares of the company’s stock valued at $550,000 after purchasing an additional 435 shares during the last quarter. Strategic Wealth Advisors Group LLC increased its position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 22.7% in the 3rd quarter. Strategic Wealth Advisors Group LLC now owns 15,802 shares of the company’s stock valued at $963,000 after purchasing an additional 2,919 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Girard Partners LTD. increased its position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 4.6% in the 3rd quarter. Girard Partners LTD. now owns 19,083 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,162,000 after purchasing an additional 844 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of NASDAQ:VGSH traded down $0.03 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $60.84. The stock had a trading volume of 767,700 shares, compared to its average volume of 818,340. Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF has a 1 year low of $59.79 and a 1 year high of $61.15. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $60.88 and its 200-day moving average is $60.86.

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 5th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 3rd will be given a $0.102 dividend. This represents a $1.22 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.01%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 2nd.

About Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF

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.

Featured Article: Depreciation

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH)

Receive News & Ratings for Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.