Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (BND)

NASDAQ: BND · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.09 (0.13%)
Feb 28, 2024, 1:43 PM EST - Market open
Assets $105.23B
Expense Ratio 0.03%
PE Ratio n/a
Shares Out 1.44B
Dividend (ttm) $2.31
Dividend Yield 3.20%
Ex-Dividend Date Feb 1, 2024
Payout Ratio n/a
1-Year Return -0.06%
Volume 3,391,331
Open 72.00
Previous Close 71.94
Day's Range 71.97 - 72.06
52-Week Low 67.99
52-Week High 74.90
Beta 0.07
Holdings 15000
Inception Date Apr 3, 2007

About BND

Fund Home Page

The Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (BND) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in investment grade fixed income. The fund tracks a broad, market-value-weighted index of US dollar-denominated, investment-grade, taxable, fixed-income securities with maturities of at least one year. BND was launched on Apr 3, 2007 and is issued by Vanguard.

Asset Class Fixed Income
Category Intermediate Core Bond
Region North America
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol BND
ETF Provider Vanguard
Index Tracked Bloomberg US Aggregate - Float Adjusted


Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Feb 1, 2024 $0.21188 Feb 6, 2024
Dec 22, 2023 $0.21054 Dec 28, 2023
Dec 1, 2023 $0.20096 Dec 6, 2023
Nov 1, 2023 $0.20278 Nov 6, 2023
Oct 2, 2023 $0.1925 Oct 5, 2023
Sep 1, 2023 $0.19573 Sep 7, 2023
Full Dividend History


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BNDI Offers Better Returns, Tax-Efficient Income in Bonds

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