Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares (NASDAQ:VGLT) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares (NASDAQ:VGLT) saw a large decline in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 104,800 shares, a decline of 46.3% from the August 15th total of 195,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,539,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.1 days.

Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Eaton Vance Management purchased a new stake in Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares during the first quarter worth $27,000. FormulaFolio Investments LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares in the first quarter worth about $44,000. Sowell Financial Services LLC lifted its stake in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares by 175.9% in the first quarter. Sowell Financial Services LLC now owns 640 shares of the company’s stock worth $55,000 after buying an additional 408 shares in the last quarter. First National Bank of South Miami purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares in the second quarter worth about $58,000. Finally, Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. increased its position in Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares by 217.8% during the first quarter. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. now owns 1,141 shares of the company’s stock worth $94,000 after purchasing an additional 782 shares during the last quarter.

Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares stock opened at $90.87 on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $90.32 and a two-hundred day moving average of $86.80. Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares has a 1 year low of $81.32 and a 1 year high of $100.86.

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, September 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 2nd were given a dividend of $0.142 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 1st. This represents a $1.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.88%.

Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares Company Profile

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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