Shares of Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGIT) saw an uptick in trading volume on Wednesday . 5,777,553 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 264% from the previous session’s volume of 1,588,942 shares.The stock last traded at $63.29 and had previously closed at $63.26.

The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 28th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 26th were given a $0.127 dividend. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, December 24th.

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Centaurus Financial Inc. acquired a new position in Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF in the second quarter worth $149,000. Howe & Rusling Inc. acquired a new position in Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF in the third quarter worth $197,000. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC boosted its stake in Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF by 54.8% in the third quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC now owns 3,264 shares of the company’s stock worth $203,000 after purchasing an additional 1,155 shares in the last quarter. Wedbush Securities Inc. acquired a new position in Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF in the third quarter worth $226,000. Finally, Baird Financial Group Inc. acquired a new position in Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF in the third quarter worth $274,000.

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Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF Company Profile (NASDAQ:VGIT)

Vanguard Intermediate Term Government Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted government bond index with an intermediate-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.

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