Pallas Capital Advisors LLC Boosts Position in Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares (NASDAQ:VMBS)

Pallas Capital Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares (NASDAQ:VMBSFree Report) by 18.2% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 460,795 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 70,816 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares accounts for approximately 1.1% of Pallas Capital Advisors LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 9th largest holding. Pallas Capital Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares were worth $21,362,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Sugarloaf Wealth Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares in the fourth quarter worth about $27,000. Retirement Group LLC grew its holdings in shares of Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares by 792.9% in the fourth quarter. Retirement Group LLC now owns 625 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $28,000 after purchasing an additional 555 shares during the last quarter. Geneos Wealth Management Inc. lifted its stake in Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares by 254.4% in the first quarter. Geneos Wealth Management Inc. now owns 599 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $30,000 after acquiring an additional 430 shares during the period. Vestor Capital LLC purchased a new stake in Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares in the second quarter worth about $30,000. Finally, Salem Investment Counselors Inc. purchased a new stake in Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares in the fourth quarter worth about $44,000.

Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares Stock Down 0.9 %

NASDAQ:VMBS opened at $45.20 on Tuesday. Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares has a 1-year low of $42.06 and a 1-year high of $47.21. The company has a 50-day moving average of $45.49 and a 200 day moving average of $44.87.

Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares Increases Dividend

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, April 4th. Investors of record on Tuesday, April 2nd will be paid a $0.1462 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 1st. This is a positive change from Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares’s previous dividend of $0.14.

Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares Company Profile

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Vanguard Mortgage Backed Securities ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted, mortgage-backed securities index. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. MBS Float Adjusted Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities Index Fund ETF Shares (NASDAQ:VMBS)

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