NYSEARCA:VGK - Vanguard European Stock Index Fund Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$58.78 -0.51 (-0.86 %)
(As of 05/25/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$59.29
Today's Range$58.60 - $58.89
52-Week Range$54.59 - $63.60
Volume2.84 million shs
Average Volume4.50 million shs
Market Capitalization$19.44 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.69%
BetaN/A

About Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VGK)

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of stocks issued by Companies located in the markets of Europe. The Fund on focuses indexing investment approach by investing all, or substantially all, of its assets in the common stocks included in the FTSE Developed Europe All Cap Index. The Fund's investment advisor is The Vanguard Group, Inc.

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Basic Details

Issuer Vanguard
Fund NameVanguard FTSE Europe ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:VGK
Inception Date3/4/2005
Fund ManagerChristine D. Franquin, Justin E. Hales
PhoneN/A

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkFTSE Developed Europe NR USD
CategoryBroad Equity
FocusBroad Equity
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionEurope

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$19.32 billion
Average Daily Volume$4.41 million
Discount/Premium0.30%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.07%
Other Expenses0.03%
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

Geographic Exposure of Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VGK)
Currency Exposure of Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VGK)
Sector Exposure of Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VGK)
Industry Exposure of Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VGK)

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VGK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vanguard European Stock Index Fund's stock symbol?

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "VGK."

How often does Vanguard European Stock Index Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard European Stock Index Fund?

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, March 26th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 27th will be given a dividend of $0.278 per share on Thursday, March 29th. This represents a $1.11 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 26th. View Vanguard European Stock Index Fund's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting Vanguard European Stock Index Fund?

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,048,059 shares, an increase of 72.4% from the April 13th total of 1,188,012 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,802,717 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.7 days.

Has Vanguard European Stock Index Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about VGK stock have been trending positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vanguard European Stock Index Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.33 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 46.95 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are Vanguard European Stock Index Fund's major shareholders?

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include UBS Group AG (3.21%), Asset Management One Co. Ltd. (2.26%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.57%), Windhaven Investment Management Inc. (1.12%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (1.10%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.67%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vanguard European Stock Index Fund.

Which major investors are selling Vanguard European Stock Index Fund stock?

VGK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Sand Hill Global Advisors LLC, Psagot Investment House Ltd., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Cranberry Lake Advisors LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Envestnet Asset Management Inc. and Acorn Advisory Capital L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vanguard European Stock Index Fund.

Which major investors are buying Vanguard European Stock Index Fund stock?

VGK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including UBS Group AG, Summit Trail Advisors LLC, Flow Traders U.S. LLC, Stelac Advisory Services LLC, Staley Capital Advisers Inc., LPL Financial LLC, American Economic Planning Group Inc. ADV and Atria Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vanguard European Stock Index Fund.

How do I buy shares of Vanguard European Stock Index Fund?

Shares of VGK 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 European Stock Index Fund's stock price today?

One share of VGK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.78.

How big of a company is Vanguard European Stock Index Fund?

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund has a market capitalization of $19.44 billion.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (VGK)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  49 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  63 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  112
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vanguard European Stock Index Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VGK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VGK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

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Dividends

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VGK) Dividend Information

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.72%. VGK's most recent quarterly dividend payment was Thursday, March 29.
Most Recent Dividend:3/29/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.60
Dividend Yield:2.72%
Payout Ratio(s):N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VGK)

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VGK) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/26/2018quarterly$0.27801.91%3/26/20183/27/20183/29/2018
12/18/2017quarterly$0.31362.13%12/19/201712/20/201712/22/2017
9/19/2017quarterly$0.23101.58%9/20/20179/21/20179/25/2017
6/20/2017quarterly$0.77705.59%6/21/20176/23/20176/27/2017
3/22/2017quarterly$0.27702.17%3/22/20173/24/20173/28/2017
12/19/2016quarterly$0.22601.9%12/20/201612/22/201612/27/2016
9/12/2016quarterly$0.26502.15%9/13/20169/15/20169/19/2016
6/15/2016quarterly$0.92408.06%6/14/20166/16/20166/20/2016
3/15/2016quarterly$0.27202.28%3/15/20163/17/20163/21/2016
12/23/2015quarterly$0.20201.59%12/21/201512/23/201512/28/2015
9/24/2015quarterly$0.22501.84%9/25/20159/29/201510/1/2015
6/25/2015quarterly$0.87906.17%6/26/20156/30/20157/2/2015
3/24/2015quarterly$0.31602.26%3/25/20153/27/20153/31/2015
12/22/2014quarterly$0.29102.18%12/22/201412/24/201412/29/2014
9/23/2014quarterly$0.26801.9%9/24/20149/26/20149/30/2014
6/23/2014quarterly$0.98406.41%6/24/20146/26/20146/30/2014
3/24/2014quarterly$0.87806.02%3/25/20143/27/20143/31/2014
12/19/2013quarterly$0.23701.67%12/20/201312/24/201312/27/2013
9/20/2013quarterly$0.20401.48%9/23/20139/25/20139/27/2013
6/24/2013quarterly$0.958.04%6/24/20136/26/20136/28/2013
3/21/2013quarterly$0.23801.92%3/22/20133/26/20133/28/2013
12/19/2012quarterly$0.39103.19%12/20/201212/24/201212/27/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Headlines

Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (NYSEARCA VGK) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Can active fund managers really protect you when the market tanks?Can active fund managers really protect you when the market tanks?
www.theglobeandmail.com - May 25 at 8:45 AM
Prepare for Difficult Summer on Stock Markets, Commerzbank SaysPrepare for Difficult Summer on Stock Markets, Commerzbank Says
www.bloomberg.com - May 25 at 8:45 AM
Opinion: Spend your money on emerging-markets travel, not stocks and bondsOpinion: Spend your money on emerging-markets travel, not stocks and bonds
www.marketwatch.com - May 25 at 8:45 AM
Europe ETFs Play Second Fiddle to U.S. MarketsEurope ETFs Play Second Fiddle to U.S. Markets
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 8:49 AM
Theres a decent probability bitcoin goes to zero, says Vanguard economistThere's a 'decent probability' bitcoin goes to zero, says Vanguard economist
www.marketwatch.com - May 22 at 4:49 PM
Ask yourself this simple but critical question before you buy into this stock marketAsk yourself this simple but critical question before you buy into this stock market
www.marketwatch.com - May 21 at 8:44 AM
What European Slowdown? Here Are 4 ETFs Beating S&P 500What European Slowdown? Here Are 4 ETFs Beating S&P 500
www.zacks.com - May 17 at 5:32 PM
Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (VGK) Short Interest Up 72.4% in AprilVanguard European Stock Index Fund (VGK) Short Interest Up 72.4% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 1:26 AM
Germany’s Manufacturing PMI Weakened in AprilGermany’s Manufacturing PMI Weakened in April
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 9:13 AM
Why Disappointing Data Has Had Limited Impact on the EuroWhy Disappointing Data Has Had Limited Impact on the Euro
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 9:13 AM
Why Spain’s Manufacturing PMI Has Been Falling GraduallyWhy Spain’s Manufacturing PMI Has Been Falling Gradually
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 9:13 AM
Europe ETFs: Moving into a Period of Weakness?Europe ETFs: Moving into a Period of Weakness?
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 4:56 PM
5 Tips for Trading ETFs5 Tips for Trading ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 8:49 AM
Vanguard European Stock Index Fund (VGK) Short Interest UpdateVanguard European Stock Index Fund (VGK) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 1:40 AM
If You Need A Nudge Toward Lowering Portfolio Risk, The 2-Year Treasury May Now Provide ItIf You Need A Nudge Toward Lowering Portfolio Risk, The 2-Year Treasury May Now Provide It
seekingalpha.com - May 2 at 8:51 AM
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF: Theres No Alpha, But Thats Not The PointVanguard FTSE Europe ETF: There's No Alpha, But That's Not The Point
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 9:15 AM
Weakness Continued in Eurozone Investor ConfidenceWeakness Continued in Eurozone Investor Confidence
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 9:11 AM
Why the Euro Failed to Rally in the Week Ended March 23Why the Euro Failed to Rally in the Week Ended March 23
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 9:05 AM
Why Germany’s Economic Sentiment Index Has FallenWhy Germany’s Economic Sentiment Index Has Fallen
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 9:05 AM
How Lower Eurozone Inflation Could Affect MarketsHow Lower Eurozone Inflation Could Affect Markets
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 9:11 AM
Why the Eurozone ZEW Economic Sentiment Index Has FallenWhy the Eurozone ZEW Economic Sentiment Index Has Fallen
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 9:11 AM
Eurozone Consumer Confidence WeakensEurozone Consumer Confidence Weakens
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 9:11 AM
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.28 (VGK)Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.28 (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 5:39 PM
Notable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - VGK - Nasdaq ... - NasdaqNotable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - VGK - Nasdaq ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 23 at 8:52 AM
VGK, FEU: Big ETF Outflows - NasdaqVGK, FEU: Big ETF Outflows - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 21 at 9:45 AM
Economic Indicators to Watch This WeekEconomic Indicators to Watch This Week
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 9:45 AM
Why Spain Manufacturing PMI Improved in February 2018Why Spain Manufacturing PMI Improved in February 2018
finance.yahoo.com - March 12 at 12:06 PM
Scotia Capital Inc. Acquires 15,187 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)Scotia Capital Inc. Acquires 15,187 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 2:16 PM
Focused Wealth Management Inc Reduces Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)Focused Wealth Management Inc Reduces Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 8:18 AM
Granite Investment Advisors LLC Acquires 6,400 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)Granite Investment Advisors LLC Acquires 6,400 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 7:54 AM
Kings Point Capital Management Increases Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)Kings Point Capital Management Increases Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 3:30 PM
Politicians Are Messing Up The MarketsPoliticians Are Messing Up The Markets
finance.yahoo.com - March 5 at 8:54 AM
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Holdings Reduced by Assetmark Inc.Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Holdings Reduced by Assetmark Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 4:42 AM
Flow Traders U.S. LLC Acquires 51,335 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)Flow Traders U.S. LLC Acquires 51,335 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 4 at 2:45 PM
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Shares Bought by Eaton Vance ManagementVanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Shares Bought by Eaton Vance Management
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 4 at 12:50 PM
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Shares Sold by Lazard Asset Management LLCVanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Shares Sold by Lazard Asset Management LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 7:48 AM
Edge Advisors LLC Sells 3,742 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)Edge Advisors LLC Sells 3,742 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 5:38 AM
Haverford Trust Co. Has $60.07 Million Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)Haverford Trust Co. Has $60.07 Million Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 5:16 PM
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Shares Bought by Sand Hill Global Advisors LLCVanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Shares Bought by Sand Hill Global Advisors LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 4:44 PM
First Republic Investment Management Inc. Has $3.05 Million Stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)First Republic Investment Management Inc. Has $3.05 Million Stake in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 10:54 AM
Brown Advisory Inc. Buys 9,182 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)Brown Advisory Inc. Buys 9,182 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 5:14 AM
Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd Reduces Position in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd Reduces Position in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 4:29 PM
CLS Investments LLC Sells 8,270 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)CLS Investments LLC Sells 8,270 Shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 2:39 PM
The German ZEW Economic Sentiment Index in February 2018The German ZEW Economic Sentiment Index in February 2018
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 8:53 AM
Institute for Wealth Management LLC. Grows Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)Institute for Wealth Management LLC. Grows Holdings in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 8:26 AM
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Shares Bought by Baird Financial Group Inc.Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Shares Bought by Baird Financial Group Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 4:32 AM
Global X Scientific Beta ETFs: 2017 Performance And Whats Next For 2018Global X Scientific Beta ETFs: 2017 Performance And What's Next For 2018
seekingalpha.com - February 16 at 8:42 AM
Eurozone Services PMI at 10-Year High in January 2018Eurozone Services PMI at 10-Year High in January 2018
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 8:42 AM
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Sees Large Decrease in Short InterestVanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 14 at 1:22 AM
RDS.B Crosses Critical Technical Indicator - NasdaqRDS.B Crosses Critical Technical Indicator - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 6 at 9:29 AM

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