Retirement Planning Group Cuts Stock Position in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND)

Retirement Planning Group lessened its holdings in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND) by 38.4% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 6,822 shares of the company’s stock after selling 4,246 shares during the period. Retirement Planning Group’s holdings in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF were worth $567,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the business. Bragg Financial Advisors Inc increased its stake in Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 2.2% in the 1st quarter. Bragg Financial Advisors Inc now owns 6,013 shares of the company’s stock worth $488,000 after buying an additional 129 shares in the last quarter. Bartlett & Co. LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 0.7% during the 1st quarter. Bartlett & Co. LLC now owns 19,706 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,600,000 after purchasing an additional 134 shares during the last quarter. Reilly Financial Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 0.9% during the 2nd quarter. Reilly Financial Advisors LLC now owns 15,802 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,313,000 after purchasing an additional 145 shares during the last quarter. Autus Asset Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 1.0% during the 1st quarter. Autus Asset Management LLC now owns 15,074 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,224,000 after purchasing an additional 150 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Evensky & Katz LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF by 0.9% during the 1st quarter. Evensky & Katz LLC now owns 17,112 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,389,000 after purchasing an additional 156 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of BND traded up $0.37 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $83.85. 3,884,293 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,639,323. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $82.82. Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF has a 52 week low of $77.46 and a 52 week high of $83.52.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, August 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 2nd will be issued a dividend of $0.193 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 1st.

About Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted bond index. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index (the Index). The Index measures a spectrum of public, investment-grade, taxable, fixed-income securities in the United States, including government, corporate and international dollar-denominated bonds, as well as mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities, all with maturities of more than one year.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND)

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