Sage Capital Advisors llc bought a new position in Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF (NYSEARCA:EDV) during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund bought 2,460 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $320,000.

Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Financial Architects Inc increased its holdings in Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF by 100.0% during the 3rd quarter. Financial Architects Inc now owns 200 shares of the company’s stock valued at $28,000 after purchasing an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. Penserra Capital Management LLC lifted its position in Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF by 28.8% during the 3rd quarter. Penserra Capital Management LLC now owns 845 shares of the company’s stock worth $119,000 after buying an additional 189 shares in the last quarter. NEXT Financial Group Inc grew its holdings in Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF by 84.3% during the 3rd quarter. NEXT Financial Group Inc now owns 1,878 shares of the company’s stock worth $266,000 after acquiring an additional 859 shares during the last quarter. Smithfield Trust Co. grew its holdings in Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF by 143.8% during the 3rd quarter. Smithfield Trust Co. now owns 1,950 shares of the company’s stock worth $276,000 after acquiring an additional 1,150 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Verity Asset Management Inc. bought a new stake in Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF during the 3rd quarter worth about $276,000.

Separately, Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an “average” rating and issued a $33.00 target price on shares of Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF in a research note on Friday, October 18th.

EDV stock traded down $0.62 during trading on Thursday, hitting $134.28. The company had a trading volume of 553 shares, compared to its average volume of 173,173. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $134.35 and a 200-day moving average price of $135.80. Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF has a 12 month low of $110.03 and a 12 month high of $149.63.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 27th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 24th were issued a dividend of $2.1096 per share. This is an increase from Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.82. The ex-dividend date was Monday, December 23rd. This represents a $8.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.28%.

Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF Profile

Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury Index Fund. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Treasury STRIPS 20-30 Year Equal Par Bond Index.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF (NYSEARCA:EDV)

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