NASDAQ:VCLT - Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $85.99 +0.17 (+0.20 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$85.99Today's Range$85.8250 - $86.1052-Week Range$83.22 - $95.25Volume206,869 shsAverage Volume260,958 shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield4.52%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionChartDividendInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive VCLT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VCLT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. 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 Webwww.vanguard.com 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$2.09 billion Average Daily Volume$272,362.00 Discount/Premium0.92% 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 Friday, December 21st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, December 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.354 per share on Friday, December 28th. This represents a $4.25 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.94%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 24th. This is a positive change 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? Press coverage about VCLT stock has been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF earned a coverage optimism score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely 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 a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.85%), Thomasville National Bank (0.05%), Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH (0.05%), Rockland Trust Co. (0.05%) and Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC (0.02%). 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 Thomasville National Bank and Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH. Which institutional investors are buying Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF stock? VCLT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Rockland Trust Co.. 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 $85.99. 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: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 74 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 88 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 162MarketBeat'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 1/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Do investors pay a separate front-end load every time they buy additional shares?