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NYSEARCA:BLVVanguard Long-Term Bond ETF Stock Price, Forecast & News

$109.68
+0.26 (+0.24 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$109.40
Now: $109.68
$109.83
50-Day Range
$105.46
MA: $109.12
$111.32
52-Week Range
$90.70
Now: $109.68
$117.59
Volume172,400 shs
Average Volume823,894 shs
Market Capitalization$5.06 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.25%
BetaN/A
Vanguard Bond Index Funds (the Fund), formerly Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF, seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index with a long-term, dollar-weighted average maturity. It employs a passive management or indexing strategy designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S.Long Government/Credit Bond Index (the Index). The Index includes all medium and larger issues of the United States Government, investment-grade corporate, and investment-grade international dollar-denominated bonds that have maturities of greater than 10 years and are publicly issued. 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 its assets will be invested in bonds held in the Index. The Fund's investment advisor is The Vanguard Group, Inc.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.77 out of 5 stars


Basic Details

Issuer Vanguard
Fund NameVanguard Long-Term Bond ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:BLV
Inception Date4/3/2007
Fund ManagerJoshua C. Barrickman
Phone+1-610-6691000

Fund Focus

Asset ClassFixed Income
BenchmarkBloomberg Barclays U.S. Long Government/Credit Float Adjusted Index
CategoryBroad Debt
FocusBroad Debt
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$5.05 billion
Average Daily Volume$478,731.10
Discount/Premium0.31%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.04%
Other Expenses0.03%
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

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Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BLV) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF's stock was trading at $106.55 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BLV stock has increased by 2.9% and is now trading at $109.68. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF declared a monthly dividend on Monday, February 3rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 4th will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Thursday, February 6th. This represents a $3.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 3rd. View Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF's dividend history.

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

Media stories about BLV stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutVanguard Long-Term Bond ETF.

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

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF investors own include Costco Wholesale (COST), Mcdonald's (MCD), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Keysight Technologies (KEYS), Mondelez International (MDLZ), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Brookfield Renewable Partners (BEP.UN), Cisco Systems (CSCO), CVS Health (CVS) and Dow Chemical (DOW).

Who are Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF's key executives?

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF's management team includes the following people:
  • F. William McNabb III, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 61)
  • Thomas J. Higgins, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)
  • Kathryn J. Hyatt, Treasurer (Age 58)
  • Heidi Stam, Secretary (Age 57)
  • Emerson U. Fullwood, Independent Trustee (Age 69)
  • Rajiv L. Gupta, Independent Trustee (Age 71)
  • Amy Gutmann, Independent Trustee (Age 64)
  • JoAnn H Heisen, Independent Trustee (Age 63)
  • F. Joseph Loughrey, Independent Trustee (Age 69)

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

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "BLV."

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

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (16.07%), Morgan Stanley (6.55%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (5.01%), Advisor Group Holdings Inc. (2.00%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.57%) and Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. (1.04%).

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

BLV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including M&T Bank Corp, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Beacon Capital Management Inc., Karpus Management Inc., NEXT Financial Group Inc, Soltis Investment Advisors LLC, UBS Group AG, and HT Partners LLC.

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

BLV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Advisor Group Holdings Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , FDx Advisors Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., MML Investors Services LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, and Bank of New York Mellon Corp.

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

Shares of BLV 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 Long-Term Bond ETF's stock price today?

One share of BLV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $109.68.

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

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF has a market capitalization of $5.06 billion.

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

The official website for Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF is www.vanguard.com.

How can I contact Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF?

Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF's mailing address is P.O. Box 2600, VALLEY FORGE, PA 19482, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-610-6691000.

This page was last updated on 5/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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