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Vanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF (VGIT)

NASDAQ: VGIT · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
66.97 0.01 (0.01%)
Oct 20, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Expense Ratio0.05%
PE Ration/a
Shares Out134.80M
Dividend (ttm)$1.28
Dividend Yield1.90%
Ex-Dividend DateOct 1, 2021
1-Year Return
Previous Close66.96
Day's Range66.97 - 67.05
52-Week Low66.78
52-Week High69.05
Inception DateNov 19, 2009

About VGIT

The investment seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted Treasury index with an intermediate-term dollar-weighted average maturity. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Treasury 3-10 Year Bond Index. This index includes fixed income securities issued by the U.S. Treasury (not including inflation-protected bonds), with maturities between 3 and 10 years. At least 80% of the fund's assets will be invested in bonds included in the index.

Asset ClassFixed Income
SectorTaxable Bonds
RegionNorth America
IssuerVanguard Group
Stock ExchangeNASDAQ
Ticker SymbolVGIT
Index TrackedBloomberg Barclays U.S. Government 3-10 Year Float Adjusted Index

Top 10 Holdings

19.27% of assets
United States Treasury NotesT 1.125 02.15.312.41%
United States Treasury NotesT 0.875 11.15.302.26%
United States Treasury NotesT 0.625 08.15.302.17%
United States Treasury NotesT 1.625 05.15.312.15%
United States Treasury NotesT 0.625 05.15.301.90%
United States Treasury NotesT 2.375
United States Treasury NotesT 2
United States Treasury NotesT 3.125
United States Treasury NotesT 2.625
United States Treasury NotesN/A1.63%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Oct 1, 2021$0.061Oct 6, 2021
Sep 1, 2021$0.0648Sep 7, 2021
Aug 2, 2021$0.0674Aug 5, 2021
Jul 1, 2021$0.0614Jul 7, 2021
Jun 1, 2021$0.0644Jun 4, 2021
May 3, 2021$0.062May 6, 2021
Full Dividend History


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