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Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares Stock Forecast, Price & News

$209.85
+0.96 (+0.46 %)
(As of 10/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$208.58
Now: $209.85
$210.95
50-Day Range
$195.35
MA: $203.99
$212.53
52-Week Range
$138.11
Now: $209.85
$213.16
Volume86,802 shs
Average Volume294,691 shs
Market Capitalization$11.80 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.22%
BetaN/A
Vanguard Health Care ETF seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Health Care 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the health care sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). This GICS sector is made up of two main industry groups. The first group includes companies that manufacture health care equipment and supplies or provide health care related services (such as distributors of health care products, providers of basic health care services, and owners and operators of health care facilities and organizations). The second group includes companies primarily involved in the research, development, production, and marketing of pharmaceuticals and biotechnology products. The Vanguard Group, Inc., through its Quantitative Equity Group, serves as the investment advisor of the Fund.
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Basic Details

Issuer Vanguard
Fund NameVanguard Health Care ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:VHT
Inception Date1/26/2004
Fund ManagerMichelle Louie, Walter Nejman
Phone+1-800-5231036

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkMSCI US Investable Market Healthcare 25/50 Index
CategorySector
FocusHealth Care
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$11.88 billion
Average Daily Volume$214,228.50
Discount/Premium0.02%

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.
CustodianState Street Bank and Trust Company
DistributorVanguard Marketing Corporation
Transfer AgentThe Vanguard Group, Inc.
Trustee
Lead Market MakerCantor Fitzgerald
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+0.96 (+0.46 %)
(As of 10/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VHT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares' stock was trading at $170.83 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VHT shares have increased by 22.8% and is now trading at $209.85.
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How often does Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares?

Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 16th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.7169 per share on Thursday, December 19th. This represents a $2.87 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 16th.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Costco Wholesale (COST), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT).

Who are Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares' key executives?

Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares' management team includes the following 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)

What is Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares' stock symbol?

Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "VHT."

Who are Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares' major shareholders?

Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Beacon Capital Management Inc. (1.27%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.62%), Brandywine Oak Private Wealth LLC (0.17%), Allied Investment Advisors LLC (0.17%), TIAA FSB (0.13%) and Avantax Advisory Services Inc. (0.11%).
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Which major investors are selling Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares stock?

VHT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Foundations Investment Advisors LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Brandywine Oak Private Wealth LLC, Transform Wealth LLC, Financial Services Advisory Inc, Resources Investment Advisors LLC., Dowling & Yahnke LLC, and Allied Investment Advisors LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares stock?

VHT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Marotta Asset Management, Trust Co. of Oklahoma, Royal Fund Management LLC, TAP Consulting LLC, Sequoia Financial Advisors LLC, TIAA FSB, and Callan Capital LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares?

Shares of VHT 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares' stock price today?

One share of VHT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $209.85.

How big of a company is Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares?

Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares has a market capitalization of $11.80 billion.

What is Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares' official website?

The official website for Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares is www.vanguard.com.

How can I contact Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares?

Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares' mailing address is P.O. Box 1110, Valley Forge, 19482, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-800-5231036.

This page was last updated on 10/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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