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Vanguard Materials ETF Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.44 (-1.73 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 09:17 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $138.72
50-Day Range
MA: $135.01
52-Week Range
Now: $138.72
Volume74,800 shs
Average Volume121,003 shs
Market Capitalization$1.73 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.77%
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
Inception Date1/26/2004
Fund ManagerWilliam Coleman, Michelle Louie

Fund Focus

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

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$1.74 billion
Average Daily Volume$58,506.20

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.
Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial
-2.44 (-1.73 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 09:17 PM ET)
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Vanguard Materials ETF (NYSEARCA:VAW) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vanguard Materials ETF's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Vanguard Materials ETF's stock was trading at $102.05 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VAW shares have increased by 35.9% and is now trading at $138.72.
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How often does Vanguard Materials ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard Materials ETF?

Vanguard Materials ETF declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 16th. Investors 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 1.99%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 16th. This is a boost from Vanguard Materials ETF's previous quarterly dividend of $0.57.
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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.com (CRM), Alphabet (GOOG), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), AbbVie (ABBV), Ares Capital (ARCC), Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN), Blueprint Medicines (BPMC), CNH Industrial (CNHI) and Cintas (CTAS).

Who are Vanguard Materials ETF's key executives?

Vanguard Materials ETF's 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 ETF's stock symbol?

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

Who are Vanguard Materials ETF's major shareholders?

Vanguard Materials ETF's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of America Corp DE (15.65%), Beacon Capital Management Inc. (9.14%), Cabana LLC (7.37%), Foundations Investment Advisors LLC (5.77%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (2.88%) and Personal Capital Advisors Corp (1.53%).

Which major investors are selling Vanguard Materials ETF stock?

VAW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, Estate Counselors LLC, Polianta Ltd, Certified Advisory Corp, UBS Group AG, Heritage Trust Co, Starfire Investment Advisers Inc., and Eqis Capital Management Inc..

Which major investors are buying Vanguard Materials ETF stock?

VAW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cabana LLC, Foundations Investment Advisors LLC, Beacon Capital Management Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., AE Wealth Management LLC, J.W. Cole Advisors Inc., Sawtooth Solutions LLC, and Advisor Group Holdings Inc..

How do I buy shares of Vanguard Materials ETF?

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 ETF's stock price today?

One share of VAW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $138.72.

How big of a company is Vanguard Materials ETF?

Vanguard Materials ETF has a market capitalization of $1.73 billion.

What is Vanguard Materials ETF's official website?

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

How can I contact Vanguard Materials ETF?

Vanguard Materials ETF's 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 9/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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