Alta Advisers Ltd Buys New Holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (VGSH)

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Alta Advisers Ltd bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH) during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund bought 1,087,736 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $65,395,000. Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF accounts for 52.9% of Alta Advisers Ltd’s holdings, making the stock its biggest holding. Alta Advisers Ltd owned approximately 1.19% of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. First Manhattan Co. bought a new stake in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF in the 4th quarter valued at about $42,000. Larson Financial Group LLC bought a new stake in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF in the 4th quarter valued at about $79,000. Howe & Rusling Inc. increased its position in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 329.7% in the 3rd quarter. Howe & Rusling Inc. now owns 1,998 shares of the company’s stock valued at $119,000 after buying an additional 1,533 shares in the last quarter. Private Capital Group LLC increased its position in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 570.9% in the 3rd quarter. Private Capital Group LLC now owns 2,147 shares of the company’s stock valued at $128,000 after buying an additional 1,827 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Versant Capital Management Inc increased its position in Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF by 9.8% in the 4th quarter. Versant Capital Management Inc now owns 2,305 shares of the company’s stock valued at $138,000 after buying an additional 205 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF stock opened at $60.07 on Thursday. Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF has a one year low of $59.55 and a one year high of $60.27.

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, February 6th. Investors of record on Monday, February 4th were given a $0.125 dividend. This represents a $1.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.50%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, February 1st.

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Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF 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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