Vanguard International High Dividend Yield Fund (NASDAQ:VYMI) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest

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Vanguard International High Dividend Yield Fund (NASDAQ:VYMIGet Rating) was the target of a significant decline in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 168,100 shares, a decline of 55.1% from the April 15th total of 374,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 522,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.3 days.

Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Orgel Wealth Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard International High Dividend Yield Fund by 1.8% in the first quarter. Orgel Wealth Management LLC now owns 1,720,616 shares of the company’s stock valued at $116,348,000 after buying an additional 30,522 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard International High Dividend Yield Fund by 25.6% in the third quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 1,550,480 shares of the company’s stock valued at $102,409,000 after buying an additional 315,989 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in shares of Vanguard International High Dividend Yield Fund by 26.4% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,322,013 shares of the company’s stock valued at $88,800,000 after buying an additional 276,281 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. raised its position in Vanguard International High Dividend Yield Fund by 15.1% during the first quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 681,539 shares of the company’s stock valued at $46,086,000 after purchasing an additional 89,254 shares in the last quarter. Finally, CWM LLC raised its position in Vanguard International High Dividend Yield Fund by 18.9% during the first quarter. CWM LLC now owns 544,502 shares of the company’s stock valued at $36,819,000 after purchasing an additional 86,520 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of VYMI stock opened at $61.21 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day simple moving average of $65.80 and a 200 day simple moving average of $67.18. Vanguard International High Dividend Yield Fund has a 1 year low of $60.73 and a 1 year high of $71.37.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, March 24th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 22nd were paid a $0.312 dividend. This represents a $1.25 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.04%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, March 21st.

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