Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND) announced a special dividend on Tuesday, December 26th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 27th will be paid a dividend of 0.037 per share on Friday, December 29th. This represents a yield of 2.57%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 26th.

Shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (BND) traded down $0.13 during trading on Tuesday, reaching $81.24. 1,696,414 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,937,219. Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF has a 12-month low of $80.02 and a 12-month high of $82.71.

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About Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF

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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