Hancock Whitney Corp Increases Position in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH)

Hancock Whitney Corp boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH) by 5.1% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 450,847 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 21,941 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF comprises about 0.9% of Hancock Whitney Corp’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 12th biggest position. Hancock Whitney Corp owned 0.58% of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF worth $27,240,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in VGSH. Bank of Montreal Can boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 2.7% in the fourth quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 6,587 shares of the company’s stock valued at $396,000 after purchasing an additional 174 shares during the period. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. lifted its holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 54.3% during the first quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 634 shares of the company’s stock worth $38,000 after buying an additional 223 shares during the period. BB&T Securities LLC lifted its holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 5.5% during the fourth quarter. BB&T Securities LLC now owns 4,319 shares of the company’s stock worth $259,000 after buying an additional 224 shares during the period. Signaturefd LLC lifted its holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 100.3% during the first quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 723 shares of the company’s stock worth $44,000 after buying an additional 362 shares during the period. Finally, Advisory Services Network LLC lifted its holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 1.9% during the fourth quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 31,345 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,885,000 after buying an additional 584 shares during the period.

Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF stock traded down $0.05 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $60.76. 632,281 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,028,465. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $60.70. Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF has a 12-month low of $59.55 and a 12-month high of $60.99.

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 5th. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 2nd will be given a $0.116 dividend. This represents a $1.39 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 1st.

Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF Company Profile

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH)

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