Stifel Financial Corp Increases Position in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BLV)

Stifel Financial Corp increased its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BLVFree Report) by 9.5% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 158,644 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 13,815 shares during the period. Stifel Financial Corp owned about 0.20% of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF worth $11,832,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. LPL Financial LLC grew its position in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 4.3% in the third quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 2,626,030 shares of the company’s stock worth $176,102,000 after acquiring an additional 108,732 shares in the last quarter. Envestnet Portfolio Solutions Inc. lifted its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 2.2% in the fourth quarter. Envestnet Portfolio Solutions Inc. now owns 2,148,695 shares of the company’s stock worth $160,250,000 after purchasing an additional 45,878 shares during the last quarter. Lincoln National Corp lifted its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 4.9% in the fourth quarter. Lincoln National Corp now owns 2,023,505 shares of the company’s stock worth $150,913,000 after purchasing an additional 94,217 shares during the last quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. lifted its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 88.7% in the third quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 1,476,475 shares of the company’s stock worth $99,003,000 after purchasing an additional 693,985 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. bought a new stake in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF in the third quarter worth $78,000,000.

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF Price Performance

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF stock opened at $71.02 on Wednesday. The firm has a fifty day simple moving average of $69.73 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $71.32. Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF has a twelve month low of $62.95 and a twelve month high of $75.55.

About Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF

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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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