Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND) was the recipient of a significant drop in short interest during the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totalling 488,671 shares, a drop of 47.3% from the February 28th total of 927,794 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,313,378 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.2 days.

BND stock traded up $0.03 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $79.67. 1,588,568 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,592,893. Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF has a 12-month low of $79.14 and a 12-month high of $82.71.

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The business also recently announced a special dividend, which was paid on Thursday, April 5th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, April 3rd were paid a dividend of $0.0192 per share. This represents a yield of 2.49%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, April 2nd.

A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in BND. Pennsylvania Trust Co purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $1,137,000. Betterment LLC boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 12.4% in the third quarter. Betterment LLC now owns 3,266,203 shares of the company’s stock valued at $267,698,000 after purchasing an additional 360,752 shares during the period. Unison Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $11,679,000. Koshinski Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 39.9% in the fourth quarter. Koshinski Asset Management Inc. now owns 8,751 shares of the company’s stock valued at $714,000 after purchasing an additional 2,496 shares during the period. Finally, Litman Gregory Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 23.1% in the fourth quarter. Litman Gregory Asset Management LLC now owns 8,179 shares of the company’s stock valued at $667,000 after purchasing an additional 1,534 shares during the period.

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Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF Company Profile

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index (the Index). The Index measures a spectrum of public, investment-grade, taxable, fixed-income securities in the United States, including government, corporate and international dollar-denominated bonds, as well as mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities, all with maturities of more than one year.

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