About Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (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.
Fund NameVanguard FTSE Europe ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
Fund ManagerChristine D. Franquin, Justin E. Hales
BenchmarkFTSE Developed Europe NR USD
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
Assets Under Management$19.32 billion
Average Daily Volume$4.41 million
Administrator, Advisor and Custodian
AdministratorThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
AdvisorThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
CustodianBrown Brothers Harriman & Co.
DistributorVanguard Marketing Corporation
Transfer AgentThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:VGK) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's stock symbol?
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "VGK."
How often does Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF?
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, March 26th. Investors 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 yield of 1.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 26th. View Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's Dividend History.
Are investors shorting Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF?
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,323,350 shares, an increase of 94.0% from the May 15th total of 1,712,804 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,514,207 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.7 days.
Has Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?
News headlines about VGK stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 44.88 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.
Who are Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's major shareholders?
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors 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 FTSE Europe ETF.
Which institutional investors are selling Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF 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 FTSE Europe ETF.
Which institutional investors are buying Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF stock?
VGK stock was bought 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 FTSE Europe ETF.
How do I buy shares of Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF?
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 FTSE Europe ETF's stock price today?
One share of VGK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.97.
How big of a company is Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF?
Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a market capitalization of $19.44 billion.
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