Advisory Services Network LLC grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND) by 59.3% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 60,671 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 22,579 shares during the period. Advisory Services Network LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF were worth $4,949,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of BND. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust raised its stake in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 76.3% during the fourth quarter. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust now owns 2,102 shares of the company’s stock worth $171,000 after acquiring an additional 910 shares in the last quarter. Fieldpoint Private Securities LLC acquired a new position in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF during the third quarter worth about $173,000. Arlington Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $194,000. Aveo Capital Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF in the third quarter valued at approximately $224,000. Finally, Northwest Capital Management Inc acquired a new position in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $245,000.

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND) opened at $79.66 on Wednesday. Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF has a 52 week low of $79.53 and a 52 week high of $82.71.

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, February 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 2nd were paid a $0.1766 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, February 1st. This represents a $2.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.66%. This is an increase from Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.17.

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About Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF

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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