Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund (NASDAQ:VGSH) Hits New 52-Week Low at $58.21

Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund (NASDAQ:VGSHGet Rating) reached a new 52-week low during trading on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $58.21 and last traded at $58.21, with a volume of 20912 shares. The stock had previously closed at $58.39.

Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund Stock Down 0.1 %

The business has a 50 day moving average price of $58.68 and a 200 day moving average price of $59.00.

Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund Increases Dividend

The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, September 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 2nd were paid a $0.06 dividend. This is a boost from Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund’s previous monthly dividend of $0.05. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 1st.

Institutional Investors Weigh In On Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. UBS Group AG grew its stake in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund by 4.5% in the second quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 5,267,396 shares of the company’s stock worth $310,040,000 after acquiring an additional 226,090 shares during the last quarter. Exchange Traded Concepts LLC bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund during the second quarter valued at $257,099,000. Assetmark Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund by 601.7% during the second quarter. Assetmark Inc. now owns 3,310,144 shares of the company’s stock valued at $194,835,000 after purchasing an additional 2,838,416 shares in the last quarter. M&T Bank Corp lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund by 80.6% during the second quarter. M&T Bank Corp now owns 2,811,360 shares of the company’s stock valued at $165,411,000 after purchasing an additional 1,254,343 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund by 48.7% during the second quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 2,446,933 shares of the company’s stock valued at $144,026,000 after purchasing an additional 801,910 shares in the last quarter.

About Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund

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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.

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