Hengehold Capital Management LLC Makes New Investment in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND)

Hengehold Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND) in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 4,960 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $416,000.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in BND. Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management Company Ltd lifted its holdings in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 12.0% during the 4th quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management Company Ltd now owns 611,870 shares of the company’s stock valued at $51,311,000 after purchasing an additional 65,587 shares during the last quarter. Accredited Investors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF in the fourth quarter valued at $272,000. Brightworth acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF in the fourth quarter valued at $676,000. Nicolet Advisory Services LLC raised its position in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 164.8% in the fourth quarter. Nicolet Advisory Services LLC now owns 280,873 shares of the company’s stock valued at $23,554,000 after purchasing an additional 174,786 shares during the period. Finally, Twele Capital Management Inc. raised its position in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 1.7% in the fourth quarter. Twele Capital Management Inc. now owns 769,882 shares of the company’s stock valued at $64,562,000 after purchasing an additional 12,729 shares during the period.

Shares of NYSEARCA BND traded up $0.12 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $84.90. 151,380 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,974,119. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is $84.10 and its 200-day simple moving average is $84.02. Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF has a twelve month low of $79.39 and a twelve month high of $85.30.

The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 27th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 24th were paid a $0.1873 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Monday, December 23rd. This represents a $2.25 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.65%. This is a positive change from Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.18.

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF Company Profile

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index (the Index). The Index measures a spectrum of public, investment-grade, taxable, fixed-income securities in the United States, including government, corporate and international dollar-denominated bonds, as well as mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities, all with maturities of more than one year.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND)

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