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NASDAQ:VGSH - Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF Stock Price, Forecast & News

$62.28
-0.02 (-0.03 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 02:24 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$62.21
Now: $62.28
$62.32
50-Day Range
$60.93
MA: $61.56
$62.30
52-Week Range
$60.05
Now: $62.28
$62.47
Volume1.96 million shs
Average Volume1.73 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.35 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.99%
BetaN/A
Vanguard Short Term Government Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted government bond index with a short-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. 1-3 Year Government Float Adjusted Index (the Index). This Index includes fixed-income securities issued by the United States Treasury (not including inflation-protected securities) and the United States Government agencies and instrumentalities, as well as corporate or dollar-denominated foreign debt guaranteed by the United States Government, all with maturities between 1 and 3 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. The Fund's investment advisor is Vanguard Fixed Income Group.
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Basic Details

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

Fund Focus

Asset ClassFixed Income
Benchmark
CategoryU.S. Government
FocusBroad Market
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$6.03 billion
Average Daily Volume$767,278.50
Discount/Premium0.02%

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 MakerVirtu Financial

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Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VGSH) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF's stock was trading at $61.89 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VGSH shares have increased by 0.6% and is now trading at $62.28. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

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

Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF announced a monthly dividend on Friday, February 28th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.097 per share on Thursday, March 5th. This represents a $1.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.87%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 2nd. View Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF's dividend history.

Has Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about VGSH stock have been trending negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. 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 Short-Term Government Bond ETF earned a media sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutVanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF.

What other stocks do shareholders of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), NIC (EGOV), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), ALJ Regional (ALJJ), Transocean (RIG) and Zoetis (ZTS).

What is Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF's stock symbol?

Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VGSH."

Who are Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF's major shareholders?

Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of America Corp DE (8.34%), Valmark Advisers Inc. (2.14%), ETRADE Capital Management LLC (1.39%), Raymond James & Associates (1.19%), Alta Advisers Ltd (1.04%) and Baird Financial Group Inc. (0.76%).

Which major investors are selling Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF stock?

VGSH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Clear Perspective Advisors LLC, Alta Advisers Ltd, Gould Asset Management LLC CA, Quattro Financial Advisors LLC, Leicht Financial Planning & Wealth Management Inc., and Cetera Advisors LLC.

Which major investors are buying Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF stock?

VGSH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Madison Asset Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, 6 Meridian, Hancock Whitney Corp, CIBC World Markets Inc., Northwest Quadrant Wealth Management LLC, American Money Management LLC, and AdvicePeriod LLC.

How do I buy shares of Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF?

Shares of VGSH 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF's stock price today?

One share of VGSH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.28.

How big of a company is Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF?

Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF has a market capitalization of $7.35 billion.  View additional information about Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF.

What is Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF's official website?

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


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (NASDAQ VGSH)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  108 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  110 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  218
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VGSH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VGSH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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