NYSEARCA:VHT - Vanguard Health Care ETF Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$166.89 +0.23 (+0.14 %)
(As of 07/15/2018 03:25 PM ET)
Previous Close$166.89
Today's Range$166.27 - $167.1545
52-Week Range$144.38 - $171.30
Volume94,547 shs
Average Volume188,072 shs
Market Capitalization$7.40 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.27%
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 IMI/Health Care 25-50 GR USD
CategorySector
FocusHealth Care
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$7.17 billion
Average Daily Volume$156,685.00
Discount/Premium0.54%

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.
CustodianBrown Brothers Harriman & Co.
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

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

Vanguard Health Care ETF declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.6299 per share on Tuesday, July 3rd. This represents a $2.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 28th. This is a boost from Vanguard Health Care ETF's previous quarterly dividend of $0.39. View Vanguard Health Care ETF's Dividend History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vanguard Health Care ETF?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vanguard Health Care ETF in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A."

Who are Vanguard Health Care ETF's key executives?

Vanguard Health Care 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 Health Care ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about VHT stock has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Vanguard Health Care ETF earned a coverage optimism score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.13 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Vanguard Health Care ETF's major shareholders?

Vanguard Health Care ETF's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bouchey Financial Group Ltd (0.11%), First Financial Corp IN (0.04%), Atria Investments LLC (0.02%), Schwab Charitable Fund (0.01%) and Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vanguard Health Care ETF.

Which institutional investors are buying Vanguard Health Care ETF stock?

VHT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bouchey Financial Group Ltd, Schwab Charitable Fund, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Atria Investments LLC and First Financial Corp IN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vanguard Health Care ETF.

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, Scottrade, 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 $166.89.

How big of a company is Vanguard Health Care ETF?

Vanguard Health Care ETF has a market capitalization of $7.40 billion.

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vanguard Health Care ETF (NYSEARCA VHT)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  35 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  38 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  73
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vanguard Health Care ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VHT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VHT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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