Vanguard Materials ETF (VAW) Price, Holdings, & News

+0.05 (+0.03%)
(As of 04/24/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
28,271 shs
Average Volume
67,916 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.88 billion
Assets Under Management
$2.89 billion
Dividend Yield
Net Expense Ratio
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About Vanguard Materials ETF (NYSEARCA:VAW)

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.

VAW Stock Price History

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Fund Details

Fund Name
Vanguard Materials ETF
Tax Classification
Regulated Investment Company
Current Symbol
Inception Date
Fund Manager
Kenny Narzikul, Michelle Louie

Fund Focus

Asset Class
MSCI US Investable Market Materials 25/50 Index
Development Level
Developed Markets
North America
Number of Holdings

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management
$2.89 billion
Average Daily Volume

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

The Vanguard Group, Inc.
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
Vanguard Marketing Corporation
Transfer Agent
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
Lead Market Maker
Virtu Financial


Options Volume
Put Options
Call Options
Short Interest
118,800 shs


Creation Unit
Creation Fee
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Vanguard Materials ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.08%0.52%0.54%0.50%0.51%
Other Expenses0.02%0.37%0.54%0.64%0.58%
Total Expense0.10%0.64%0.70%0.74%0.70%
Fee Waiver0.00%-0.52%-0.55%-0.68%-0.57%
Net Expense0.10%0.55%0.60%0.58%0.58%

Vanguard Materials ETF (VAW) Holdings & Exposure

VAW Sector Exposure

VAW Industry Exposure

Key Executives

  • F. William McNabb III (Age 61)
    Chairman of the Board of Trustee, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Thomas J. Higgins (Age 56)
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Kathryn J. Hyatt (Age 58)
  • Heidi Stam (Age 57)
  • Emerson U. Fullwood (Age 69)
    Independent Trustees
  • Rajiv L. Gupta (Age 71)
    Independent Trustees
  • Amy Gutmann (Age 64)
    Independent Trustees
  • JoAnn H Heisen (Age 63)
    Independent Trustees
  • F. Joseph Loughrey (Age 69)
    Independent Trustees

VAW ETF - Frequently Asked Questions

How have VAW shares performed in 2024?

Vanguard Materials ETF's stock was trading at $189.94 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, VAW stock has increased by 2.3% and is now trading at $194.22.
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What does VAW invest in?

Vanguard Materials ETF is a equity fund issued by Vanguard. VAW focuses on materials investments and follows the MSCI US Investable Market Materials 25/50 Index. The fund's investments total to approximately $2.89 billion assets under management.

What stocks does Vanguard Materials ETF hold?
What is the management fee for Vanguard Materials ETF?

Vanguard Materials ETF's management fee is 0.08% and has other expenses of 0.02%. The net expense ratio for VAW is 0.10%.

What other stocks do shareholders of Vanguard Materials ETF own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vanguard Materials ETF investors own include Clementia Pharmaceuticals (CMTA), Salesforce (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 ETF's major shareholders?

Vanguard Materials ETF's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Beacon Capital Management Inc. (5.40%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.25%), Exchange Capital Management Inc. (0.17%), Raymond James & Associates (0.16%), Wealthcare Advisory Partners LLC (0.11%) and Parsons Capital Management Inc. RI (0.10%).

How do I buy shares of Vanguard Materials ETF?

Shares of VAW stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSEARCA:VAW) was last updated on 4/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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