NASDAQ:VGIT - Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $62.75 +0.13 (+0.21 %) (As of 12/16/2018 10:47 AM ET)Previous Close$62.75Today's Range$62.70 - $62.8052-Week Range$61.52 - $64.19Volume521,158 shsAverage Volume251,234 shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield2.04%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionChartDividendInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Vanguard Intermediate Term Government Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted government bond index with an intermediate-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. 3-10 Year Government Float Adjusted Index (the Fund). This Index includes fixed-income securities issued by the United States Treasury (not including inflation-protected bonds) and the United States Government agencies and instrumentalities, as well as corporate or dollar-denominated foreign debt guaranteed by the United States Government, with maturities between 3 and 10 years. 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 VGIT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VGIT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Basic Details Issuer Vanguard Fund NameVanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company SymbolNASDAQ:VGIT Inception Date11/19/2009 Fund ManagerJoshua C. Barrickman Webwww.vanguard.com PhoneN/A Fund Focus Asset ClassFixed Income BenchmarkBarclays US 3-10 Y Govt Float Adj TR USD CategoryU.S. Government FocusBroad Market Development LevelDeveloped Markets RegionNorth America Fund Statistics Assets Under Management$1.71 billion Average Daily Volume$621,950.00 Discount/Premium0.27% ETF Expenses Management Fee0.05% Other Expenses0.02% 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 Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGIT) Frequently Asked Questions What is Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF's stock symbol? Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VGIT." How often does Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF? Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF declared a monthly dividend on Friday, November 30th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.118 per share on Thursday, December 6th. This represents a $1.42 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 3rd. View Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF's Dividend History. Has Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about VGIT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF earned a news impact score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF's major shareholders? Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (9.40%), Valmark Advisers Inc. (5.25%), RiverFront Investment Group LLC (4.95%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.48%), Morningstar Investment Services LLC (1.78%) and Morgan Stanley (1.25%). Which major investors are selling Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF stock? VGIT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Bangor Savings Bank, Aviance Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Valmark Advisers Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Commonwealth Equity Services LLC and Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC. Which major investors are buying Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF stock? VGIT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Legacy Private Trust Co., Garde Capital Inc., RiverFront Investment Group LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Sawtooth Solutions LLC, LPL Financial LLC, IndexIQ Advisors LLC and Synovus Financial Corp. How do I buy shares of Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF? Shares of VGIT 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 Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF's stock price today? One share of VGIT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.75. What is Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF's official website? The official website for Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF is http://www.vanguard.com/. MarketBeat Community Rating for Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ VGIT)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 45 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 44 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 89MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VGIT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VGIT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are catch-up contributions?