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Vanguard Health Care ETF Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSEARCA:VHT)

$170.11
+3.05 (+1.83 %)
(As of 10/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$168.76
Now: $170.11
$170.60
50-Day Range
$163.14
MA: $168.77
$172.80
52-Week Range
$149.55
Now: $170.11
$179.42
Volume172,400 shs
Average Volume230,915 shs
Market Capitalization$8.77 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.11%
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.

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$8.61 billion
Average Daily Volume$192,567.70
Discount/Premium-0.07%

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

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 announced a -- dividend on Thursday, September 26th. Investors of record on Friday, September 27th will be given a dividend of $0.6326 per share on Tuesday, October 1st. This represents a yield of 2.3%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 26th. View Vanguard Health Care ETF's Dividend History.

Has Vanguard Health Care ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about VHT stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vanguard Health Care ETF earned a daily sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for 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), Paypal (PYPL), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), EXACT Sciences (EXAS), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), Walt Disney (DIS) and Twitter (TWTR).

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)

Who are Vanguard Health Care ETF's major shareholders?

Vanguard Health Care ETF's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include TIAA FSB (0.06%), First Financial Corp IN (0.04%), North Star Investment Management Corp. (0.04%), Starfire Investment Advisers Inc. (0.03%), Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. (0.03%) and Webster Bank N. A. (0.03%).

Which major investors are selling Vanguard Health Care ETF stock?

VHT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TRUE Private Wealth Advisors, Tower View Investment Management & Research LLC, Altfest L J & Co. Inc., First Financial Corp IN, Murphy Capital Management Inc., Newport Wealth Strategies Inc., Carroll Financial Associates Inc. and Webster Bank N. A..

Which major investors are buying Vanguard Health Care ETF stock?

VHT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including North Star Investment Management Corp., TIAA FSB, Dubuque Bank & Trust Co., Gemmer Asset Management LLC, Campbell Wealth Management, First PREMIER Bank, Old North State Trust LLC and Joseph P. Lucia & Associates LLC.

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 $170.11.

How big of a company is Vanguard Health Care ETF?

Vanguard Health Care ETF has a market capitalization of $8.77 billion. View Additional Information About Vanguard Health Care ETF.

What is Vanguard Health Care ETF's official website?

The official website for Vanguard Health Care ETF is http://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.


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

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  58 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  59 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  117
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 10/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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