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NYSEARCA:BSV

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (BSV) Price, Holdings, & News

$75.85
-0.07 (-0.09%)
(As of 04/18/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$75.79
$75.94
50-Day Range
$75.82
$76.79
52-Week Range
$74.61
$77.32
Volume
2.41 million shs
Average Volume
1.94 million shs
Market Capitalization
$31.37 billion
Assets Under Management
$31.98 billion
Dividend Yield
1.49%
Net Expense Ratio
0.04%
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About Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BSV)

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index with a short-term, dollar-weighted average maturity. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing strategy designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. 1-5 Year 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 between 1 and 5 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.

BSV Stock Price History

BSV ETF News Headlines

Vanguard Short-Term Bond Index Fund ETF Shares (BSV)
The “Perfect Storm” for Gold
Gold has already reached all-time highs, and experts believe it's not slowing down any time soon. In fact, some analysts predict a $7,000 price tag by 2025.
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BSV ETF Stock Price History
The “Perfect Storm” for Gold
Gold has already reached all-time highs, and experts believe it's not slowing down any time soon. In fact, some analysts predict a $7,000 price tag by 2025.
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Fund Details

Issuer
Vanguard
Fund Name
Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF
Tax Classification
Regulated Investment Company
Current Symbol
NYSEARCA:BSV
Inception Date
4/3/2007
Fund Manager
Joshua C. Barrickman

Fund Focus

Asset Class
Fixed Income
Benchmark
Bloomberg U.S. 1-5 Year Government/Credit Float Adjusted Index
Category
Broad Debt
Focus
Investment Grade
Development Level
Developed Markets
Region
North America
Number of Holdings
2695

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management
$31.98 billion
Average Daily Volume
$2.14 million
Discount/Premium
0.00%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

Administrator
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
Advisor
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
Custodian
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Distributor
Vanguard Marketing Corporation
Transfer Agent
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
Trustee
N/A
Lead Market Maker
Virtu Financial

Options

Optionable
Optionable
Options Volume
1
Put Options
1
Call Options
4
Short Interest
1,320,000 shs

Miscellaneous

Beta
0.03
Creation Unit
100,000
Creation Fee
$100.00
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Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF Expenses

TypeBSVInvestment Grade ETFsFixed Income ETFsNYSEARCA ETFsAll ETFs
Management Fee0.03%0.22%0.32%0.50%0.51%
Other Expenses0.01%0.12%0.27%0.64%0.58%
Total Expense0.04%0.25%0.40%0.74%0.70%
Fee Waiver0.00%-0.15%-0.24%-0.68%-0.57%
Net Expense0.04%0.22%0.35%0.58%0.58%

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (BSV) Holdings & Exposure

Top 10 BSV Holdings

  • United States Treasury Notes
    Holding Weight: 2.38%
  • Mktliq 12/31/2049
    Holding Weight: 0.85%
  • United States Treasury Notes
    Holding Weight: 0.77%
  • United States Treasury Notes
    Holding Weight: 0.73%
  • United States Treasury Notes
    Holding Weight: 0.71%
  • United States Treasury Notes
    Holding Weight: 0.69%
  • United States Treasury Notes
    Holding Weight: 0.68%
  • United States Treasury Notes
    Holding Weight: 0.67%
  • United States Treasury Notes
    Holding Weight: 0.66%
  • United States Treasury Notes
    Holding Weight: 0.66%

BSV Sector Exposure

BSV Industry Exposure

Key Executives

  • F. William McNabb III (Age 56)
    Chairman of the Board of Trustees, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Thomas J. Higgins (Age 56)
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Kathryn J. Hyatt (Age 58)
    Treasurer
  • Heidi Stam (Age 57)
    Secretary
  • Emerson U. Fullwood (Age 66)
    Independent Trustee
  • Rajiv L. Gupta (Age 69)
    Independent Trustee
  • Amy Gutmann (Age 64)
    Independent Trustee
  • JoAnn H Heisen (Age 63)
    Independent Trustee
  • F. Joseph Loughrey (Age 66)
    Independent Trustee

Should I Buy Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF Stock? BSV Pros and Cons Explained

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF:

  • Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index with a short-term, dollar-weighted average maturity.
  • The Fund's investment advisor is The Vanguard Group, Inc., a reputable and well-known financial institution.
  • The Fund holds at least 80% of its assets in bonds held in the Index, providing a diversified exposure to the bond market.
  • The Fund utilizes a full replication sampling process, ensuring a close correlation with the underlying index.
  • Investors can benefit from the Fund's focus on short-term bonds, which may offer lower interest rate risk compared to longer-term bonds.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF for these reasons:

  • British Smaller Companies VCT plc is a venture capital trust specializing in investments in early stage, mid and late venture, later stage, recapitalization, and management buyouts. It may also invest in preference shares and loan stock, which may not align with the investment objectives of Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Wednesday, April 10, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF pros and cons to contact@marketbeat.com.

BSV ETF - Frequently Asked Questions

How have BSV shares performed in 2024?

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF's stock was trading at $77.02 at the start of the year. Since then, BSV shares have decreased by 1.5% and is now trading at $75.85.
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How often does Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF?

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF declared a dividend on Wednesday, January 17th. Investors of record on Tuesday, April 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.2043 per share on Thursday, April 4th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 1st. This is an increase from the stock's previous dividend of $0.15.
Read our dividend analysis for BSV
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What does BSV invest in?

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF is a fixed income fund issued by Vanguard. BSV focuses on investment grade investments and follows the Bloomberg U.S. 1-5 Year Government/Credit Float Adjusted Index. The fund's investments total to approximately $31.98 billion assets under management.

What is the management fee for Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF?

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF's management fee is 0.03% and has other expenses of 0.01%. The net expense ratio for BSV is 0.04%.

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

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF investors own include Costco Wholesale (COST), Chevron (CVX), Home Depot (HD), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Pfizer (PFE), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Coca-Cola (KO).

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

Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Carlson Capital Management (0.37%), Apella Capital LLC (0.34%), Brookstone Capital Management (0.12%), SMI Advisory Services LLC (0.07%), Moisand Fitzgerald Tamayo LLC (0.08%) and Eagle Rock Investment Company LLC (0.06%).

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

Shares of BSV stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSEARCA:BSV) was last updated on 4/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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