NYSEARCA:VIG - Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $101.79 -2.29 (-2.20 %) (As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$101.79Today's Range$101.53 - $103.2552-Week Range$96.81 - $112.61Volume2.17 million shsAverage Volume833,146 shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield1.93%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionChartDividendInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (the Fund) seeks to track the investment performance of the Dividend Achievers Select Index. Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation Index Fund. The Fund will hold all the stocks in the index in approximately the same proportions as their weightings in the index. The Vanguard Group, Inc., through its Quantitative Equity Group, serves as the investment advisor of the Fund. Receive VIG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VIG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Basic Details Issuer Vanguard Fund NameVanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company SymbolNYSEARCA:VIG Inception Date4/21/2006 Fund ManagerWalter Nejman, Gerard C. O’Reilly Webwww.vanguard.com Phone+1-800-5231036 Fund Focus Asset ClassEquity BenchmarkNASDAQ US Div Achievers Select TR USD CategoryStrategy FocusHigh Dividend Yield Development LevelDeveloped Markets RegionNorth America Fund Statistics Assets Under Management$27.63 billion Average Daily Volume$1.42 million Discount/Premium-2.24% ETF Expenses Management Fee0.07% Other Expenses0.01% Total Expenses0.08% Fee Waiver0.00% Net Expenses0.08%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 MakerLatour Trading Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSEARCA:VIG) Frequently Asked Questions What is Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF's stock symbol? Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "VIG." How often does Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF? Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 14th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.5772 per share on Thursday, December 20th. This represents a $2.31 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 17th. This is an increase from Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF's previous quarterly dividend of $0.50. View Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF's Dividend History. Has Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about VIG stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF earned a media sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF? Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,250,287 shares, an increase of 74.1% from the November 15th total of 718,340 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 990,410 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.3 days. View Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF's Current Options Chain. Who are Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF's key executives? Vanguard Dividend Appreciation 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 Trustee (Age 69)Rajiv L. Gupta, Independent Trustee (Age 71)Amy Gutmann, Independent Trustee (Age 64)JoAnn H Heisen, Independent Trustee (Age 63)F. Joseph Loughrey, Trustee (Age 69) Who are Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF's major shareholders? Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (3.34%), Morgan Stanley (2.32%), WEALTHFRONT Corp (2.07%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.61%), Vanguard Group Inc (1.59%) and Matthew Goff Investment Advisor LLC (1.11%). Which institutional investors are selling Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF stock? VIG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Republic Investment Management Inc., JNBA Financial Advisors, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Credit Suisse AG and Capstone Financial Advisors Inc.. Which institutional investors are buying Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF stock? VIG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Matthew Goff Investment Advisor LLC, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Mizuho Bank Ltd., Zions Bancorporation, Morgan Stanley, Atria Investments LLC, Signaturefd LLC and Cpwm LLC. How do I buy shares of Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF? Shares of VIG 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 Dividend Appreciation ETF's stock price today? One share of VIG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $101.79. What is Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF's official website? The official website for Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF is http://www.vanguard.com/. How can I contact Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF? Vanguard Dividend Appreciation 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 Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSEARCA VIG)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 60 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 55 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 115MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VIG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VIG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are retained earnings?