US Bancorp DE grew its position in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BLV) by 13.1% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 47,274 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 5,460 shares during the period. US Bancorp DE’s holdings in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF were worth $4,495,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. IFC Holdings Incorporated FL grew its position in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 1.2% in the fourth quarter. IFC Holdings Incorporated FL now owns 356,521 shares of the company’s stock worth $33,858,000 after acquiring an additional 4,181 shares in the last quarter. Eqis Capital Management Inc. grew its position in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 7.0% in the fourth quarter. Eqis Capital Management Inc. now owns 111,377 shares of the company’s stock worth $10,590,000 after acquiring an additional 7,265 shares in the last quarter. Brickley Wealth Management purchased a new position in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF in the fourth quarter worth $10,241,000. HT Partners LLC grew its position in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 30.9% in the fourth quarter. HT Partners LLC now owns 84,614 shares of the company’s stock worth $7,984,000 after acquiring an additional 19,973 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Kwmg LLC grew its position in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 7.6% in the fourth quarter. Kwmg LLC now owns 48,727 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,633,000 after acquiring an additional 3,447 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (BLV) opened at $89.37 on Monday. Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF has a one year low of $87.37 and a one year high of $95.98.

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, February 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 2nd were paid a $0.2772 dividend. This represents a $3.33 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.72%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, February 1st.

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Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF 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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BLV)

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