Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCSH) : The total money flow in Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCSH) was negative ($1.11 million), showing the domination of sellers in the Wednesday trading session. The traders utilized every rise to sell their positions, as seen in the value of trading on downtick to the tune of $8.16 million. Transactions on upticks were comparatively lower at $7.05 million. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.86. The total block trades done on upticks were valued at $0.86 million. The total block trades on downticks were valued at $1.44 million. The uptick to the downtick ratio of block trades was 0.6. The money flow during block trades was negative ($0.58 million) when the stock traded with a gain of $2 cent. Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCSH) was $80.64, an increase of 0.02% over the previous days close.
Shares of Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF rose by 0.14% in the last five trading days and 0.12% for the last 4 weeks. Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF is up 0.33% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 3.47%.
Vanguard Short Term Corporate Bond ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted corporate bond index with a short-term, dollar-weighted average maturity. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. 1-5 Year Corporate Index (the Index). This Index includes the United States dollar-denominated, investment-grade, fixed-rate, taxable securities issued by industrial, utility and financial companies, with maturities between 1 and 5 years. The Fund invests by sampling the Index, meaning that it holds a range of securities that, in the aggregate, approximates the full Index in terms of key risk factors and other characteristics. All of the Funds investments will be selected through the sampling process, and at least 80% of the Funds assets will be invested in bonds included in the Index. The Funds investment advisor is Vanguard Fixed Income Group.