NEXT Financial Group Inc Takes Position in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (BLV)

NEXT Financial Group Inc bought a new position in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BLV) in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm bought 9,704 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $882,000.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Private Capital Group LLC raised its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 3,121.4% in the 1st quarter. Private Capital Group LLC now owns 1,804 shares of the company’s stock worth $164,000 after acquiring an additional 1,748 shares during the last quarter. Kovack Advisors Inc. raised its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 25.9% in the 1st quarter. Kovack Advisors Inc. now owns 2,825 shares of the company’s stock worth $257,000 after acquiring an additional 581 shares during the last quarter. LPL Financial LLC raised its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 114.5% in the 1st quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 871,000 shares of the company’s stock worth $79,183,000 after acquiring an additional 464,926 shares during the last quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. raised its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF by 17.3% in the 1st quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. now owns 214,052 shares of the company’s stock worth $19,452,000 after acquiring an additional 31,628 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Jane Street Group LLC purchased a new position in Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF in the 1st quarter worth $16,210,000.

Shares of Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF opened at $88.07 on Wednesday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF has a 1 year low of $86.51 and a 1 year high of $95.98.

The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, June 6th. Investors of record on Monday, June 4th were paid a dividend of $0.2948 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, June 1st. This is a positive change from Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.29. This represents a $3.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.02%.

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF Company Profile

Vanguard Bond Index Funds (the Fund), formerly Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF, seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index with a long-term, dollar-weighted average maturity. It employs a passive management or indexing strategy designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S.Long Government/Credit Bond Index (the Index).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BLV)

Receive News & Ratings for Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Leave a Reply