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Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares Stock Forecast, Price & News

$135.07
-0.28 (-0.21 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$133.18
Now: $135.07
$135.68
50-Day Range
$130.19
MA: $137.71
$141.76
52-Week Range
$81.10
Now: $135.07
$142.80
Volume74,960 shs
Average Volume120,811 shs
Market Capitalization$1.83 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.84%
BetaN/A
Vanguard Materials ETF seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Materials 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the materials sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). This GICS sector is made up of companies in a wide range of commodity-related manufacturing industries. Included within this sector are companies that manufacture chemicals, construction materials, glass, paper, forest products, and related packaging products, as well as metals, minerals, and mining companies, including producers of steel. The Vanguard Group, Inc., through its Quantitative Equity Group, serves as the investment advisor of the Fund.
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Basic Details

Issuer Vanguard
Fund NameVanguard Materials ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:VAW
Inception Date1/26/2004
Fund ManagerWilliam Coleman, Michelle Louie
Phone+1-800-6627447

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkMSCI US Investable Market Materials 25/50 Index
CategorySector
FocusBasic Materials
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$1.87 billion
Average Daily Volume$129,809.70
Discount/Premium0.08%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.08%
Other Expenses0.02%
Total Expenses0.10%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.10%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

AdministratorThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
AdvisorThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
CustodianState Street Bank and Trust Company
DistributorVanguard Marketing Corporation
Transfer AgentThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
Trustee
Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial
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Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VAW) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares' stock was trading at $102.05 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VAW shares have increased by 32.4% and is now trading at $135.0699.
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How often does Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares?

Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 16th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 17th will be given a dividend of $0.6904 per share on Thursday, December 19th. This represents a $2.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 16th. This is an increase from Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares's previous quarterly dividend of $0.57.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares investors own include Clementia Pharmaceuticals (CMTA), salesforce.com (CRM), Fidelity National Information Services (FIS), Alphabet (GOOG), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Netflix (NFLX), PepsiCo (PEP), Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (VOO), Verizon Communications (VZ) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares' key executives?

Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares' management team includes the following people:
  • F. William McNabb III, Chairman of the Board of Trustee, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 61)
  • Thomas J. Higgins, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)
  • Kathryn J. Hyatt, Treasurer (Age 58)
  • Heidi Stam, Secretary (Age 57)
  • Emerson U. Fullwood, Independent Trustees (Age 69)
  • Rajiv L. Gupta, Independent Trustees (Age 71)
  • Amy Gutmann, Independent Trustees (Age 64)
  • JoAnn H Heisen, Independent Trustees (Age 63)
  • F. Joseph Loughrey, Independent Trustees (Age 69)

What is Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares' stock symbol?

Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "VAW."

Who are Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares' major shareholders?

Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Beacon Capital Management Inc. (8.69%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (2.29%), Dowling & Yahnke LLC (0.61%), Estate Counselors LLC (0.35%), Global Strategic Investment Solutions LLC (0.23%) and NEXT Financial Group Inc (0.19%).

Which institutional investors are selling Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares stock?

VAW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Manchester Capital Management LLC, Beacon Capital Management Inc., CX Institutional, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Fifth Third Securities Inc., WBH Advisory Inc., and Global Strategic Investment Solutions LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares stock?

VAW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Newport Wealth Strategies Inc., Stratos Wealth Advisors LLC, Sheets Smith Wealth Management, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., Leavell Investment Management Inc., Coastline Trust Co, and Estate Counselors LLC.

How do I buy shares of Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares?

Shares of VAW can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares' stock price today?

One share of VAW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $135.07.

How big of a company is Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares?

Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares has a market capitalization of $1.83 billion.

What is Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares' official website?

The official website for Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares is www.vanguard.com.

How can I contact Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares?

Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares' mailing address is P.O. Box 1110, Valley Forge, 19482-1110, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-800-6627447.

This page was last updated on 10/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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