Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF (VGLT) Sets New 52-Week High at $79.22

Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGLT)’s share price hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $79.22 and last traded at $79.14, with a volume of 1172881 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $78.53.

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, May 6th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 2nd were paid a $0.17 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, May 1st. This represents a $2.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.55%.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in VGLT. Lake Point Wealth Management acquired a new position in Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF in the 4th quarter valued at $29,000. Atlas Capital Advisors LLC acquired a new position in Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF in the 1st quarter valued at $69,000. Pinnacle Bank purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF during the 4th quarter worth $95,000. Interactive Financial Advisors purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF during the 1st quarter worth $198,000. Finally, Insight 2811 Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF during the 1st quarter worth $208,000.

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About Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGLT)

Vanguard Long Term Government Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted government bond index with a long-term, dollar-weighted average maturity. It employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S.

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