Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (BSV)
|Ex-Dividend Date||Dec 23, 2021|
|Day's Range||79.94 - 80.01|
|Inception Date||Apr 3, 2007|
The investment seeks to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. 1-5 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 1 and 5 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 Holdings16.41% of assets
|United States Treasury Notes||N/A||3.23%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 0.5 02.28.26||1.95%|
|United States Treasury Notes||N/A||1.69%|
|United States Treasury Notes||N/A||1.68%|
|United States Treasury Notes||N/A||1.61%|
|United States Treasury Notes||T 2.375 08.15.24||1.17%|
|United States Treasury Notes||N/A||1.15%|
|United States Treasury Notes||N/A||1.12%|
|Dec 23, 2021||$0.210||Dec 29, 2021|
|Dec 1, 2021||$0.07183||Dec 6, 2021|
|Nov 1, 2021||$0.07314||Nov 4, 2021|
|Oct 1, 2021||$0.073||Oct 6, 2021|
|Sep 1, 2021||$0.07575||Sep 7, 2021|
|Aug 2, 2021||$0.07161||Aug 5, 2021|
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