Principal Securities Inc. Takes Position in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NASDAQ:BND)

Principal Securities Inc. acquired a new position in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NASDAQ:BNDFree Report) in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm acquired 232,363 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $17,090,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Howard Wealth Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 94.7% in the 4th quarter. Howard Wealth Management LLC now owns 16,331 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,201,000 after acquiring an additional 7,943 shares during the period. Sanctuary Wealth Management L.L.C. raised its position in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 12.2% in the fourth quarter. Sanctuary Wealth Management L.L.C. now owns 48,566 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,572,000 after purchasing an additional 5,292 shares during the period. Hills Bank & Trust Co lifted its stake in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 10.5% during the fourth quarter. Hills Bank & Trust Co now owns 332,382 shares of the company’s stock worth $24,447,000 after purchasing an additional 31,617 shares in the last quarter. Darwin Wealth Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 10.2% in the 4th quarter. Darwin Wealth Management LLC now owns 3,303 shares of the company’s stock valued at $243,000 after buying an additional 306 shares during the period. Finally, Wealthspire Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 46.7% during the 4th quarter. Wealthspire Advisors LLC now owns 329,116 shares of the company’s stock valued at $24,207,000 after acquiring an additional 104,739 shares during the period.

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF Stock Performance

NASDAQ BND traded down $0.20 during trading on Friday, hitting $71.38. The stock had a trading volume of 5,561,915 shares, compared to its average volume of 7,743,167. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $71.71 and a 200 day moving average price of $71.81. Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF has a twelve month low of $67.99 and a twelve month high of $74.24.

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF Cuts Dividend

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Monday, May 6th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 2nd were issued a $0.2138 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, May 1st.

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF Company Profile

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The Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (BND) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in investment grade fixed income. The fund tracks a broad, market-value-weighted index of US dollar-denominated, investment-grade, taxable, fixed-income securities with maturities of at least one year. BND was launched on Apr 3, 2007 and is managed by Vanguard.

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

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