Vanguard Intermediate-Term Bond Fund (BIV)
|Ex-Dividend Date||Sep 1, 2021|
|Day's Range||89.47 - 89.81|
|Inception Date||Apr 3, 2007|
The investment seeks to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. 5-10 Year Government/Credit Float Adjusted Index. This index includes all medium and larger issues of U.S. government, investment-grade corporate and investment-grade international dollar-denominated bonds that have maturities between 5 and 10 years and are publicly issued. 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.
Top 10 Holdings20.93% of assets
|United States Treasury Notes||T 1.125 02/15/31||2.61%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 0.875 11/15/30||2.49%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 1.625 05/15/31||2.49%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 0.625 08/15/30||2.23%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 2.25 02/15/27||2.05%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 3.125 11/15/28||1.91%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 2.375 05/15/27||1.86%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 0.625 05/15/30||1.82%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 2.625 02/15/29||1.75%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 2.875 08/15/28||1.72%|
|Sep 1, 2021||$0.14258||Sep 7, 2021|
|Aug 2, 2021||$0.144857||Aug 5, 2021|
|Jul 1, 2021||$0.140922||Jul 7, 2021|
|Jun 1, 2021||$0.14753||Jun 4, 2021|
|May 3, 2021||$0.143473||May 6, 2021|
|Apr 1, 2021||$0.3102||Apr 7, 2021|
There are times when an investor wants aggregate U.S. bond exposure and other times when targeted duration (short or long) is necessary given the current market environs—whatever the need, Vanguard offe...
As dividend investors, we are naturally allergic to cash.
Intermediate bonds can give fixed income investors a middle ground for long and short duration via an all-encompassing asset like the Vanguard Intermediate-Term Bond Index Fund ETF Shares (BIV). BIV see...