NYSEARCA:VCR - Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$174.89 -0.63 (-0.36 %)
(As of 06/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$175.52
Today's Range$173.39 - $174.89
52-Week Range$138.69 - $175.64
Volume97,403 shs
Average Volume101,715 shs
Market Capitalization$2.77 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.06%
BetaN/A
Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund. It employs investment approach designed to track the performance of the Morgan Stanley Capital International United States Investable Market Consumer Discretionary Index, an Index of stocks of large, medium, and small United States companies in the consumer discretionary sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). Its manufacturing segment includes industries, such as automotive, household durable goods, textiles and apparels, and leisure equipment. The service segment includes hotels, restaurants and other leisure facilities, media production and services, and consumer retailing. The fund attempts to replicate the target index by investing all of its assets in the stocks that make up the index, holding each stock in approximately the same proportion as its weighting in the index. The Vanguard Group, Inc. serves as the investment.

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Basic Details

Issuer Vanguard
Fund NameVanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:VCR
Inception Date1/26/2004
Fund ManagerMichael A. Johnson, Awais Khan
Phone+1-800-5231036

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkMSCI US IMI/Consumer Discr 25-50 GR USD
CategorySector
FocusConsumer Discretionary
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$2.68 billion
Average Daily Volume$100,322.00
Discount/Premium0.24%

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.
CustodianBrown Brothers Harriman & Co.
DistributorVanguard Marketing Corporation
Transfer AgentThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
Trustee
Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial

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Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF (NYSEARCA:VCR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF's stock symbol?

Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "VCR."

How often does Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF?

Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 15th. Investors of record on Monday, March 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.3945 per share on Wednesday, March 21st. This represents a $1.58 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.90%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 16th. View Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF's Dividend History.

Who are Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF's key executives?

Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF's management team includes the folowing people:
  • F. William McNabb III, Chairman of the Board of Trustee, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 56)
  • 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 68)

Has Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about VCR stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 47.14 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF's major shareholders?

Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include UBS Group AG (4.41%), Windhaven Investment Management Inc. (3.37%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.49%), M&T Bank Corp (1.59%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (1.45%) and LPL Financial LLC (0.79%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF.

Which institutional investors are selling Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF stock?

VCR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., UBS Group AG, Jane Street Group LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Suntrust Banks Inc., M&T Bank Corp, Lincoln National Corp and Greenleaf Trust. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF.

Which institutional investors are buying Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF stock?

VCR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Windhaven Investment Management Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd., Barometer Capital Management Inc., MML Investors Services LLC, LPL Financial LLC and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF.

How do I buy shares of Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF?

Shares of VCR 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF's stock price today?

One share of VCR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $174.89.

How big of a company is Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF?

Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF has a market capitalization of $2.77 billion.

How can I contact Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF?

Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF's mailing address is P.O. Box 1110, Valley Forge, 19482, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-800-5231036.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF (VCR)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  20 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  24 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  44
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VCR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VCR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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