Vanguard Small-Cap ETF (VB)

NYSEARCA: VB · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.40 (0.18%)
Mar 4, 2024, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Assets $52.03B
Expense Ratio 0.05%
PE Ratio 14.69
Shares Out 238.84M
Dividend (ttm) $3.32
Dividend Yield 1.50%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 21, 2023
Payout Ratio 21.99%
1-Year Return +11.33%
Volume 656,629
Open 222.29
Previous Close 221.29
Day's Range 221.50 - 222.94
52-Week Low 174.84
52-Week High 222.94
Beta 1.22
Holdings 1426
Inception Date Jan 26, 2004

The Vanguard Small-Cap ETF (VB) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the CRSP US Small Cap index. The fund seeks to track a market-cap-weighted portfolio that provides small-cap exposure to the US equity space. VB was launched on Jan 26, 2004 and is issued by Vanguard.

Asset Class Equity
Category Small Blend
Region North America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol VB
ETF Provider Vanguard
Index Tracked CRSP US Small Cap

Top 10 Holdings

4.62% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Slcmt1142 n/a 1.17%
Super Micro Computer, Inc. SMCI 0.48%
Builders FirstSource, Inc. BLDR 0.41%
PTC Inc. PTC 0.40%
Deckers Outdoor Corporation DECK 0.38%
Vertiv Holdings Co VRT 0.37%
Targa Resources Corp. TRGP 0.37%
Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation BAH 0.35%
Axon Enterprise, Inc. AXON 0.34%
Entegris, Inc. ENTG 0.34%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 21, 2023 $1.0769 Dec 27, 2023
Sep 21, 2023 $0.7353 Sep 26, 2023
Jun 23, 2023 $0.7587 Jun 28, 2023
Mar 23, 2023 $0.7461 Mar 28, 2023
Dec 22, 2022 $1.0092 Dec 28, 2022
Dec 15, 2022 $0.091 Dec 21, 2022
Full Dividend History


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