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NYSEARCA:VHTVanguard Health Care ETF Stock Price, Forecast & News

$195.65
+1.55 (+0.80 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$194.17
Now: $195.65
$196.74
50-Day Range
$185.20
MA: $192.30
$198.15
52-Week Range
$138.11
Now: $195.65
$198.68
Volume334,140 shs
Average Volume352,246 shs
Market Capitalization$11.07 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.31%
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$11.06 billion
Average Daily Volume$262,128.00
Discount/Premium0.13%

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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Vanguard Health Care ETF (NYSEARCA:VHT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vanguard Health Care ETF's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Vanguard Health Care ETF's stock was trading at $170.83 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VHT shares have increased by 14.5% and is now trading at $195.65. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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

Vanguard Health Care ETF announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 16th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 17th will be given a dividend of $0.7169 per share on Thursday, December 19th. This represents a $2.87 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.47%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 16th. View Vanguard Health Care ETF's dividend history.

Has Vanguard Health Care ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about VHT stock have trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vanguard Health Care ETF earned a coverage optimism score of -2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about Vanguard Health Care ETF.

What other stocks do shareholders of Vanguard Health Care ETF own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vanguard Health Care ETF investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), Paypal (PYPL), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AbbVie (ABBV), Costco Wholesale (COST), Walt Disney (DIS), Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) and Enterprise Products Partners (EPD).

Who are Vanguard Health Care ETF's key executives?

Vanguard Health Care ETF's 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 ETF's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Vanguard Health Care ETF?

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 ETF's stock price today?

One share of VHT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $195.65.

How big of a company is Vanguard Health Care ETF?

Vanguard Health Care ETF has a market capitalization of $11.07 billion.

What is Vanguard Health Care ETF's official website?

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

How can I contact Vanguard Health Care ETF?

Vanguard Health Care 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.

This page was last updated on 7/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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