Blume Capital Management Inc. Buys 627 Shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares (NASDAQ:VGSH)

Blume Capital Management Inc. grew its position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares (NASDAQ:VGSH) by 25.1% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,127 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 627 shares during the period. Blume Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares were worth $192,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Cornerstone Wealth Advisors Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares in the first quarter valued at $67,395,000. Morgan Stanley lifted its position in Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares by 17.2% during the first quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 5,769,239 shares of the company’s stock valued at $354,923,000 after purchasing an additional 847,290 shares during the last quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares in the 1st quarter worth $50,285,000. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares by 339.5% in the 1st quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 1,013,600 shares of the company’s stock worth $62,357,000 after buying an additional 783,000 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Assetmark Inc. bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares in the 1st quarter valued at about $35,358,000.

NASDAQ VGSH traded down $0.01 on Wednesday, hitting $61.49. 162 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,529,535. Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares has a 52-week low of $61.36 and a 52-week high of $62.11. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $61.48 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $61.50.

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, September 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 2nd were given a $0.017 dividend. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, September 1st.

Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares Company Profile

Vanguard Short Term Government Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted government bond index with a short-term, dollar-weighted average maturity. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index Fund ETF Shares (NASDAQ:VGSH)

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