Almanack Investment Partners LLC. trimmed its stake in Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VCLT) by 69.2% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 4,272 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 9,594 shares during the quarter. Almanack Investment Partners LLC.’s holdings in Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF were worth $374,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Gould Asset Management LLC CA raised its position in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF by 6.9% in the second quarter. Gould Asset Management LLC CA now owns 31,758 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,781,000 after purchasing an additional 2,037 shares during the period. AJ Wealth Strategies LLC raised its position in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF by 31.8% in the second quarter. AJ Wealth Strategies LLC now owns 6,442 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $564,000 after purchasing an additional 1,554 shares during the period. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. raised its position in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF by 1.5% in the second quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. now owns 818,746 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $71,697,000 after purchasing an additional 11,841 shares during the period. Checchi Capital Advisers LLC raised its position in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF by 5.7% in the second quarter. Checchi Capital Advisers LLC now owns 26,512 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,322,000 after purchasing an additional 1,427 shares during the period. Finally, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. raised its position in shares of Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF by 27.4% in the first quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. now owns 2,973 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $272,000 after purchasing an additional 640 shares during the period.

NASDAQ VCLT opened at $87.94 on Thursday. Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF has a 12-month low of $86.70 and a 12-month high of $96.52.

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 7th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 5th were given a $0.3073 dividend. This represents a $3.69 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, September 4th.

Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF Profile

Vanguard Long Term Corporate Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted corporate bond index with a long-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.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VCLT)

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