NYSEARCA:VUG - Vanguard Growth ETF Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $154.96 -0.47 (-0.30 %) (As of 07/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$155.43Today's Range$154.73 - $155.5252-Week Range$127.70 - $155.61Volume1.14 million shsAverage Volume920,078 shsMarket Capitalization$33.96 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield1.07%BetaN/A Company ProfileDividend HistoryHeadlinesSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Vanguard Growth Index Fund, formerly Vanguard Growth ETF, is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Growth Index Fund, which employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the MSCI US Prime Market Growth Index (the Index). The Index is a diversified index of growth stocks of large United States companies. The Index represents the growth companies of the MSCI US Prime Market 750 Index. The MSCI US Prime Market 750 Index represents the universe of large-capitalization companies in the United States equity market. The Fund attempts to replicate the target Index by investing all, or substantially all, of its assets in the stocks that make up the Index, holding each stock in approximately the same proportion as its weighting in the Index. The Fund may invest, to a limited extent, in stock futures and options contracts, warrants, convertible securities and swap agreements. Its investment advisor is Vanguard Quantitative Equity Group. Receive VUG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VUG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Basic Details Issuer Vanguard Fund NameVanguard Growth ETF Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company SymbolNYSEARCA:VUG Inception Date1/26/2004 Fund ManagerWalter Nejman, Gerard C. O’Reilly Webwww.vanguard.com Phone+1-800-5231036 Fund Focus Asset ClassEquity BenchmarkMSCI US Prime Market Growth NR USD CategorySize and Style FocusLarge Cap Development LevelDeveloped Markets RegionNorth America Fund Statistics Assets Under Management$33.04 billion Average Daily Volume$890,739.00 Discount/Premium0.48% ETF Expenses Management Fee0.05% Other Expenses0.01% Total Expenses0.06% Fee Waiver0.00% Net Expenses0.06%Administrator, Advisor and Custodian AdministratorThe Vanguard Group, Inc. AdvisorThe Vanguard Group, Inc. CustodianJPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. DistributorVanguard Marketing Corporation Transfer AgentThe Vanguard Group, Inc. Trustee Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial Vanguard Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VUG) Frequently Asked Questions What is Vanguard Growth ETF's stock symbol? Vanguard Growth ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "VUG." How often does Vanguard Growth ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vanguard Growth ETF? Vanguard Growth ETF declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.3594 per share on Tuesday, March 27th. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.93%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 22nd. View Vanguard Growth ETF's Dividend History. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vanguard Growth ETF? 0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vanguard Growth ETF in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A." Who are Vanguard Growth ETF's key executives? Vanguard Growth ETF's management team includes the folowing people: F. William McNabb III, Chairman of the Board, 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)Andre F. Perold Ph.D., Independent Trustee (Age 63) Has Vanguard Growth ETF been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about VUG stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vanguard Growth ETF earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company an impact score of 45.62 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are Vanguard Growth ETF's major shareholders? Vanguard Growth ETF's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Independence Advisors LLC (0.11%), Nadler Financial Group Inc. (0.08%), Summit Financial Wealth Advisors LLC (0.05%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.05%), Atria Investments LLC (0.05%) and Financial Services Advisory Inc (0.04%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vanguard Growth ETF. Which institutional investors are selling Vanguard Growth ETF stock? VUG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Summit Financial Wealth Advisors LLC, Evanson Asset Management LLC, Nwam LLC, Watermark Asset Management Inc., RDL Financial Inc., Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC and Raymond James Trust N.A.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vanguard Growth ETF. Which institutional investors are buying Vanguard Growth ETF stock? VUG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Financial Services Advisory Inc, Independence Advisors LLC, TRUE Private Wealth Advisors, Bank of Montreal Can, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., Nadler Financial Group Inc., Schwab Charitable Fund and KLS Professional Advisors Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vanguard Growth ETF. How do I buy shares of Vanguard Growth ETF? Shares of VUG 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 Growth ETF's stock price today? One share of VUG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $154.96. How big of a company is Vanguard Growth ETF? Vanguard Growth ETF has a market capitalization of $33.96 billion. How can I contact Vanguard Growth ETF? Vanguard Growth 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 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA VUG)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 22 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 19 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 41MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vanguard Growth ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VUG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VUG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should I follow buy, hold and sell recommendations?