NASDAQ:VCLT - Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$84.41 -0.32 (-0.38 %)
(As of 11/13/2018 10:54 AM ET)
Previous Close$84.73
Today's Range$84.37 - $84.57
52-Week Range$83.75 - $96.52
Volume569 shs
Average Volume260,320 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.58%
BetaN/A
Vanguard Long Term Corporate Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted corporate bond index with a long-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. 10+ Year Corporate Index (the Index). This index includes the United States dollar-denominated, investment-grade, fixed-rate, taxable securities issued by industrial, utility and financial companies, with maturities greater than 10 years. The Fund invests by sampling the Index, meaning that it holds a range of securities that, in the aggregate, approximates the full Index in terms of key risk factors and other characteristics. All of the Fund's investments will be selected through the sampling process, and at least 80% of the Fund's assets will be invested in bonds included in the Index. The Fund's investment advisor is Vanguard Fixed Income Group.

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Basic Details

Issuer Vanguard
Fund NameVanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNASDAQ:VCLT
Inception Date11/19/2009
Fund ManagerJoshua C. Barrickman
PhoneN/A

Fund Focus

Asset ClassFixed Income
BenchmarkBarclays Long US Corp TR USD
CategoryCorporate
FocusInvestment Grade
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$2.06 billion
Average Daily Volume$201,479.00
Discount/Premium0.57%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.06%
Other Expenses0.01%
Total Expenses0.07%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.07%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

AdministratorThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
AdvisorThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
CustodianJPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
DistributorVanguard Marketing Corporation
Transfer AgentThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
Trustee
Lead Market MakerSusquehanna

Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VCLT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF's stock symbol?

Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VCLT."

How often does Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF?

Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, October 31st. Investors of record on Friday, November 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.338 per share on Tuesday, November 6th. This represents a $4.06 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 1st. This is a boost from Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF's previous monthly dividend of $0.33. View Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF's Dividend History.

Has Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about VCLT stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF earned a news impact score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF's major shareholders?

Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wells Fargo & Company MN (6.09%), Allianz Investment Management LLC (2.88%), NYL Investors LLC (1.69%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.93%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.83%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.42%).

Which institutional investors are selling Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF stock?

VCLT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc., River & Mercantile LLC, Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd., Providence First Trust Co, Advisory Alpha LLC, UBP Investment Advisors SA, Daiwa Securities Group Inc. and Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH.

Which institutional investors are buying Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF stock?

VCLT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Allianz Investment Management LLC, First National Bank of Omaha, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Oakworth Capital Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC and White Lighthouse Investment Management Inc..

How do I buy shares of Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF?

Shares of VCLT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF's stock price today?

One share of VCLT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.42.

What is Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF's official website?

The official website for Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF is http://www.vanguard.com/.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (NASDAQ VCLT)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  72 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  81 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  153
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VCLT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VCLT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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