Wealthsimple US Ltd. Buys New Shares in Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares (NASDAQ:VGLT)

Wealthsimple US Ltd. bought a new stake in Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares (NASDAQ:VGLT) in the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 9,918 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $821,000. Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares accounts for 0.5% of Wealthsimple US Ltd.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 14th largest holding.

Other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Morningstar Investment Management LLC raised its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares by 29.7% in the first quarter. Morningstar Investment Management LLC now owns 593,061 shares of the company’s stock valued at $49,105,000 after buying an additional 135,941 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares by 308.9% in the fourth quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 591,503 shares of the company’s stock valued at $56,701,000 after buying an additional 446,830 shares in the last quarter. Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co. raised its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares by 81.5% in the fourth quarter. Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co. now owns 490,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $46,971,000 after buying an additional 220,000 shares in the last quarter. Hsbc Holdings PLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares in the fourth quarter valued at $32,492,000. Finally, UBS Group AG increased its position in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares by 35.5% during the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 322,906 shares of the company’s stock worth $26,736,000 after purchasing an additional 84,581 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of VGLT traded down $0.19 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $86.44. 2,200 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 695,758. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $84.42. Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares has a twelve month low of $81.32 and a twelve month high of $104.90.

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, May 6th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 4th were given a dividend of $0.133 per share. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.85%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, May 3rd.

About Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares

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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