NYSEARCA:VGT - Vanguard Information Technology ETF Stock Price, Price Target & More

$175.51 -2.23 (-1.25 %)
(As of 04/19/2018 03:19 PM ET)
Previous Close$177.74
Today's Range$175.01 - $176.70
52-Week Range$134.44 - $186.36
Volume274,543 shs
Average Volume755,098 shs
Market Capitalization$19.16 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.92%
BetaN/A

About Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT)

Vanguard Information Technology ETF seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Information Technology 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the information technology sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). This GICS sector is made up of companies in three areas: technology software and services, including companies that develop software in various fields (such as the Internet, applications, systems, databases, and/or home entertainment), and companies that provide information technology consulting and services, data processing, and outsourced services; technology hardware and equipment, including manufacturers and distributors of communications equipment, computers and peripherals and electronic equipment, and semiconductors and semiconductor equipment manufacturers. The Vanguard Group, Inc. serves as advisor to the Fund through its Quantitative Equity Group.

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Basic Details

Issuer Vanguard
Fund NameVanguard Information Technology ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:VGT
Inception Date1/26/2004
Fund ManagerMichael A. Johnson, Walter Nejman
Phone+1-800-5231036

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkMSCI US IMI/Info Tech 25-50 GR USD
CategorySector
FocusTechnology
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$18.48 billion
Average Daily Volume$557,995.00
Discount/Premium0.29%

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

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Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vanguard Information Technology ETF's stock symbol?

Vanguard Information Technology ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "VGT."

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

Vanguard Information Technology ETF announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 15th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.3776 per share on Wednesday, March 21st. This represents a $1.51 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 16th. View Vanguard Information Technology ETF's Dividend History.

Who are some of Vanguard Information Technology ETF's key competitors?

Who are Vanguard Information Technology ETF's key executives?

Vanguard Information Technology ETF's management team includes the folowing 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)

Has Vanguard Information Technology ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about VGT stock have been trending somewhat negative on Thursday, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Vanguard Information Technology ETF earned a news impact score of -0.03 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 47.01 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

How do I buy shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF?

Shares of VGT 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 Information Technology ETF's stock price today?

One share of VGT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $175.51.

How big of a company is Vanguard Information Technology ETF?

Vanguard Information Technology ETF has a market capitalization of $19.16 billion.

How can I contact Vanguard Information Technology ETF?

Vanguard Information Technology ETF's mailing address is P.O. Box 1110, Valley Forge, 19482, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-800-5231036.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  45 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  67 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  112
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vanguard Information Technology ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VGT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VGT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

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Dividends

Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) Dividend Information

Vanguard Information Technology ETF pays an annual dividend of $1.64 per share, with a dividend yield of 0.93%. VGT's most recent quarterly dividend payment was Wednesday, March 21.
Most Recent Dividend:3/21/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.64
Dividend Yield:0.93%
Payout Ratio:N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT)

Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/15/2018quarterly$0.37760.83%3/16/20183/19/20183/21/2018
12/13/2017quarterly$0.43701.06%12/14/201712/15/201712/19/2017
9/27/2017quarterly$0.41901.11%9/27/20179/28/201710/2/2017
6/27/2017quarterly$0.40601.14%6/28/20176/30/20177/5/2017
3/24/2017quarterly$0.36301.08%3/24/20173/28/20173/30/2017
12/14/2016quarterly$0.43301.41%12/14/201612/16/201612/20/2016
9/19/2016quarterly$0.40301.36%9/20/20169/22/20169/26/2016
6/21/2016quarterly$0.351.29%6/21/20166/23/20166/27/2016
3/21/2016quarterly$0.40701.51%3/21/20163/23/20163/28/2016
12/22/2015quarterly$0.40301.48%12/23/201512/28/201512/30/2015
9/22/2015quarterly$0.98503.86%9/23/20159/25/20159/29/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Headlines

Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA VGT) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
VGT: The Sector Fund That Owned Too MuchVGT: The Sector Fund That Owned Too Much
seekingalpha.com - April 18 at 8:30 AM
Owning The Internets Toll CollectorsOwning The Internet's Toll Collectors
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 8:44 AM
Heres One Way to Rebound From a Market CorrectionHere's One Way to Rebound From a Market Correction
finance.yahoo.com - March 31 at 8:32 AM
Vanguard Information Technology ETF to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.38 (VGT)Vanguard Information Technology ETF to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.38 (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 15 at 6:14 PM
Focused Wealth Management Inc Sells 9,140 Shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)Focused Wealth Management Inc Sells 9,140 Shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 2:23 PM
Mosaic Family Wealth LLC Buys New Stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)Mosaic Family Wealth LLC Buys New Stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 8:48 AM
Callan Capital LLC Has $1.31 Million Stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)Callan Capital LLC Has $1.31 Million Stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 5:30 AM
Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) Stake Decreased by AxaVanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) Stake Decreased by Axa
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 4:53 AM
FCA Corp TX Sells 2,299 Shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)FCA Corp TX Sells 2,299 Shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 6:11 PM
Venturi Wealth Management LLC Boosts Holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)Venturi Wealth Management LLC Boosts Holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 4:42 PM
Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) Shares Sold by Landmark Financial Advisors LLCVanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) Shares Sold by Landmark Financial Advisors LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 2:39 PM
Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) Holdings Raised by Institute for Wealth Management LLC.Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) Holdings Raised by Institute for Wealth Management LLC.
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 1:37 PM
11,731 Shares in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) Purchased by Aevitas Wealth Management Inc.11,731 Shares in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) Purchased by Aevitas Wealth Management Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 4:04 AM
CLS Investments LLC Reduces Stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)CLS Investments LLC Reduces Stake in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 2:38 PM
Baird Financial Group Inc. Has $4.62 Million Holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)Baird Financial Group Inc. Has $4.62 Million Holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 4:32 AM
First Republic Investment Management Inc. Lowers Holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)First Republic Investment Management Inc. Lowers Holdings in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 26 at 2:06 PM
Brown Advisory Inc. Purchases 1,272 Shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)Brown Advisory Inc. Purchases 1,272 Shares of Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 2:46 PM
Suntrust Banks Inc. Has $6.60 Million Position in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)Suntrust Banks Inc. Has $6.60 Million Position in Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 2:28 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 3:57 PM
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www.zacks.com - January 30 at 10:24 AM
Do You Own ETFs? Heed the GICS Shakeup - NasdaqDo You Own ETFs? Heed the GICS Shakeup - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - January 18 at 11:37 AM
Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) Increases Dividend to $0.44 Per ShareVanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) Increases Dividend to $0.44 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 13 at 6:56 PM
3 Apple ETFs for Cyber-Monday And After3 Apple ETFs for Cyber-Monday And After
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 3:38 PM
The 3 Best Vanguard ETFs to Get Your ‘Risk On’The 3 Best Vanguard ETFs to Get Your ‘Risk On’
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 1:01 PM
Take a Bite of Apples Blowout Earnings With Top-Ranked ETFsTake a Bite of Apple's Blowout Earnings With Top-Ranked ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 6:11 AM
Top Analysts Say These 3 Tech Giants Can Go Even HigherTop Analysts Say These 3 Tech Giants Can Go Even Higher
www.nasdaq.com - November 3 at 10:01 AM
Is This Social Media ETF Right for You?Is This Social Media ETF Right for You?
www.msn.com - November 2 at 8:47 PM
Will Tech ETFs Hit New Highs Post Facebook, Apple Earnings?Will Tech ETFs Hit New Highs Post Facebook, Apple Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 11:44 AM
Should You Buy Microsoft ETFs Ahead of its Earnings?Should You Buy Microsoft ETFs Ahead of its Earnings?
www.nasdaq.com - October 26 at 11:56 AM
Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.42Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.42
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 6:26 PM
3 Strong Buy Tech Stocks You Should Be Considering Right Now3 Strong Buy Tech Stocks You Should Be Considering Right Now
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 8:51 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 3:49 PM
Apple ETFs to Watch on 10th-Anniversary iPhone LaunchApple ETFs to Watch on 10th-Anniversary iPhone Launch
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 11:49 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 10:41 AM
1 Stock Im Never Selling1 Stock I'm Never Selling
www.fool.com - August 31 at 7:41 AM
Vanguard Brings You TechVanguard Brings You Tech
seekingalpha.com - August 15 at 3:38 PM
The U.S. Tech Immigration Freeze: First H1-B Visas, Now EntrepreneursThe U.S. Tech Immigration Freeze: First H1-B Visas, Now Entrepreneurs
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 8:58 AM
Vanguard Technology ETF: What You Need to KnowVanguard Technology ETF: What You Need to Know
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 9:11 AM
Weekly Edge: The Technology And Utilities ConundrumWeekly Edge: The Technology And Utilities Conundrum
seekingalpha.com - June 8 at 3:38 PM
Notable ETF Inflow Detected - VGT, CRM, PYPL, CTSHNotable ETF Inflow Detected - VGT, CRM, PYPL, CTSH
www.nasdaq.com - June 7 at 8:27 AM
VGT, ORCL, AVGO, ADBE: Large Inflows Detected at ETFVGT, ORCL, AVGO, ADBE: Large Inflows Detected at ETF
www.nasdaq.com - April 17 at 7:19 PM
The Quality Factor Is Now KingThe Quality Factor Is Now King
seekingalpha.com - March 9 at 4:13 AM
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blogs.barrons.com - February 27 at 5:20 PM
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www.thestreet.com - January 30 at 10:10 AM
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www.thestreet.com - January 25 at 4:30 PM
Vanguard declares quarterly distribution on ETF FundsVanguard declares quarterly distribution on ETF Funds
seekingalpha.com - December 15 at 7:05 AM
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www.investopedia.com - November 15 at 11:59 AM
An ETF Tax HustleAn ETF Tax Hustle
www.forbes.com - October 19 at 7:31 AM
Vanguard Information Technology ETF Experiences Big InflowVanguard Information Technology ETF Experiences Big Inflow
www.nasdaq.com - October 18 at 7:48 PM

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