Short Interest in Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund (NASDAQ:VWOB) Expands By 90.1%

Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund (NASDAQ:VWOBGet Rating) was the target of a large increase in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,510,000 shares, an increase of 90.1% from the June 30th total of 794,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 634,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.4 days.

Institutional Trading of Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund

Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Global Retirement Partners LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund during the 2nd quarter valued at about $26,000. Hanseatic Management Services Inc. acquired a new position in Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund in the fourth quarter valued at about $35,000. MCF Advisors LLC acquired a new position in Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund in the first quarter valued at about $34,000. Qube Research & Technologies Ltd acquired a new position in Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund in the first quarter valued at about $39,000. Finally, Geneos Wealth Management Inc. acquired a new position in Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund in the fourth quarter valued at about $50,000.

Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund Trading Up 0.4 %

Shares of Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund stock opened at $63.65 on Friday. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is $62.39 and its 200-day simple moving average is $67.23. Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund has a twelve month low of $59.30 and a twelve month high of $80.57.

Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund Increases Dividend

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, July 7th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, July 5th were given a dividend of $0.267 per share. This is a positive change from Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund’s previous monthly dividend of $0.26. This represents a $3.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, July 1st.

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