Van Cleef Asset Management Inc Sells 3,799 Shares of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BSV)

Van Cleef Asset Management Inc cut its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BSV) by 11.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 28,797 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,799 shares during the quarter. Van Cleef Asset Management Inc’s holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF were worth $2,292,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of BSV. United Services Automobile Association increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF by 44.9% during the 4th quarter. United Services Automobile Association now owns 4,136,793 shares of the company’s stock worth $325,028,000 after acquiring an additional 1,282,545 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF by 8.7% in the 1st quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 12,720,261 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,012,405,000 after buying an additional 1,018,093 shares in the last quarter. Morningstar Investment Services LLC grew its holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF by 67.5% in the 4th quarter. Morningstar Investment Services LLC now owns 2,453,344 shares of the company’s stock valued at $192,759,000 after buying an additional 988,808 shares in the last quarter. Verus Financial Partners Inc. acquired a new position in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF in the 1st quarter valued at $52,923,000. Finally, Smithfield Trust Co. grew its holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF by 141.3% in the 4th quarter. Smithfield Trust Co. now owns 1,000,803 shares of the company’s stock valued at $78,623,000 after buying an additional 586,018 shares in the last quarter.

NYSEARCA BSV traded down $0.03 on Friday, reaching $80.53. The stock had a trading volume of 1,141,252 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,376,309. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $80.03. Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF has a 1-year low of $77.66 and a 1-year high of $80.64.

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 6th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 4th were issued a $0.158 dividend. This represents a $1.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.35%. This is a positive change from Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.16. The ex-dividend date was Monday, June 3rd.

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF Company Profile

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index with a short-term, dollar-weighted average maturity. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing strategy designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. 1-5 Year Government/Credit Bond Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BSV)

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