NYSEARCA:VFH - Vanguard Financials ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$66.80 +0.22 (+0.33 %)
(As of 02/20/2019 08:30 AM ET)
Previous Close$66.58
Today's Range$66.1090 - $66.96
52-Week Range$55.16 - $74.63
Volume841,057 shs
Average Volume755,868 shs
Market Capitalization$7.00 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.05%
BetaN/A
Vanguard Financials ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Financials Index Fund. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) US Investable Market Financials Index, an index of stocks of large, medium and small United States companies in the financials sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). This GICS sector is made up of companies involved in activities, such as banking, mortgage finance, consumer finance, specialized finance, investment banking and brokerage, asset management and custody, corporate lending, insurance, financial investment, and real estate (including real estate investment trusts). The Vanguard Group, Inc., through its Quantitative Equity Group (QEG), serves as the investment advisor of the Fund.

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Basic Details

Issuer Vanguard
Fund NameVanguard Financials ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:VFH
Inception Date1/26/2004
Fund ManagerWilliam Coleman, Michelle Louie
Phone+1-800-5231036

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkMSCI US IMI/Financials 25-50 GR USD
CategorySector
FocusFinancials
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$7.99 billion
Average Daily Volume$731,439.00
Discount/Premium2.31%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.09%
Other Expenses0.01%
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 Financials ETF (NYSEARCA:VFH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vanguard Financials ETF's stock symbol?

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

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

Vanguard Financials ETF declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 12th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 14th will be given a dividend of $0.4025 per share on Tuesday, December 18th. This represents a $1.61 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.41%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 13th. This is an increase from Vanguard Financials ETF's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. View Vanguard Financials ETF's Dividend History.

Has Vanguard Financials ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about VFH stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vanguard Financials ETF earned a news sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Vanguard Financials ETF's key executives?

Vanguard Financials 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 69)

Who are Vanguard Financials ETF's major shareholders?

Vanguard Financials ETF's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of America Corp DE (28.75%), M&T Bank Corp (0.86%), LPL Financial LLC (0.46%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.42%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.41%) and D Orazio & Associates Inc. (0.39%).

Which major investors are selling Vanguard Financials ETF stock?

VFH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Beacon Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Signature Estate & Investment Advisors LLC, Madison Investment Holdings Inc., M&T Bank Corp, CX Institutional, Visionary Asset Management Inc. and Newport Wealth Strategies Inc..

Which major investors are buying Vanguard Financials ETF stock?

VFH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Stifel Financial Corp, Welch Capital Partners LLC NY, Eagle Global Advisors LLC, Riverstone Advisors LLC, Magnus Financial Group LLC, Dubuque Bank & Trust Co., Sabal Trust CO and California Capital Advisors Inc..

How do I buy shares of Vanguard Financials ETF?

Shares of VFH 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 Financials ETF's stock price today?

One share of VFH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $66.80.

How big of a company is Vanguard Financials ETF?

Vanguard Financials ETF has a market capitalization of $7.00 billion.

What is Vanguard Financials ETF's official website?

The official website for Vanguard Financials ETF is http://www.vanguard.com/.

How can I contact Vanguard Financials ETF?

Vanguard Financials 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 Financials ETF (NYSEARCA VFH)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  58 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  54 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  112
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vanguard Financials ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VFH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VFH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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