Vanguard ESG U.S. Corporate Bond ETF (VCEB)

BATS: VCEB · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.15 (-0.25%)
Jun 2, 2023, 3:59 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $370.14M
Expense Ratio 0.12%
PE Ratio n/a
Shares Out 6.00M
Dividend (ttm) $2.02
Dividend Yield 3.28%
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 1, 2023
Payout Ratio n/a
1-Year Return -4.33%
Volume 9,097
Open 61.83
Previous Close 61.84
Day's Range 61.64 - 61.83
52-Week Low 57.40
52-Week High 65.25
Beta 0.35
Holdings 2507
Inception Date Sep 22, 2020

About VCEB

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The Vanguard ESG U.S. Corporate Bond ETF (VCEB) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the Bloomberg MSCI US Corp SRI Select index. The fund seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted corporate bond index that measures the investment return of investment-grade U.S. dollar-denominated bonds and is screened for certain environmental, social, and corporate governance criteria. VCEB was launched on Sep 22, 2020 and is managed by Vanguard.

Asset Class Fixed Income
Category Corporate Bond
Region North America
Stock Exchange BATS
Ticker Symbol VCEB
Issuer Vanguard
Index Tracked Bloomberg MSCI US Corp SRI Select


Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Jun 1, 2023 $0.1969 Jun 6, 2023
May 1, 2023 $0.1803 May 4, 2023
Apr 3, 2023 $0.1893 Apr 6, 2023
Mar 1, 2023 $0.166 Mar 6, 2023
Feb 1, 2023 $0.1817 Feb 6, 2023
Dec 23, 2022 $0.1791 Dec 29, 2022
Full Dividend History


More Investors Turn to ESG Bond Funds

Investors are increasingly interested in sustainable and impact investment products and investing with environmental, social, and governance (ESG) considerations in mind.

1 month ago - ETF Trends

Gain High Yield From Investment-Grade Corporate Debt With VCEB

While riskier than U.S. government debt, investors are still eyeing corporate debt. Considering that yields for investment-grade corporate bonds are at 5.7%, the highest in more than a decade, that's ...

3 months ago - ETF Trends

Target Corporate Bonds Screened for ESG Criteria With VCEB

Efforts to integrate environmental, social, and governance (ESG) principles into corporate policies and investment decisions faced increasing pressure in 2022, with many investors demanding that compa...

4 months ago - ETF Trends

Most Fixed Income Investors Want More ESG Data

Most bond investors believe that environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors are important when making investment decisions but need more data than what's out there.

5 months ago - ETF Trends

Target Carbon Reduction Efforts Through VCEB

Companies are setting carbon reduction goals at a pace not seen before. The number of firms that have set net zero pledges doubled in 2020, while 128 signatories of the Net-Zero Asset Managers initiat...

6 months ago - ETF Trends

Capital Keeps Flowing Into Green Bonds Despite Inflation Challenges

The rising tide of inflation and interest rates has obviously put a damper on the demand for bonds, but one particular debt offering has been steady despite the current market environment: green bonds...

7 months ago - ETF Trends

Demand for Sustainable Bonds Higher Despite Inflation Fears

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) popularity has fully instilled itself in the bond market. Even with inflation fears bringing the general bond market down for much of 2022, save for a short...

9 months ago - ETF Trends

2 Bond ETF Options as ESG Growth Proliferates in Munis

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) continues to grow, and this year, the space is seeing expansion into municipal bonds. Real estate prices have climbed in the last few years, creating the ne...

Other symbols: VTEB
9 months ago - ETF Trends

No High Premium for ESG Bond Exposure With This ETF

The growth of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing made its way into the bond markets, increasing the amount of issuance of green bonds over the last few years. As demand rose, so did...

10 months ago - ETF Trends

Positive Inflows Continue for Green Bond Funds

The environmental, social, and governance (ESG) movement may have caught on with the equities crowd, but it's spilling over into fixed income popularity as well.

11 months ago - ETF Trends

Millions Are Still Flowing Into ESG Bond ETFs

As the energy sector continues to trounce other sectors in 2022, a portfolio of corporate bonds with reduced energy sector exposure seems less than ideal. However, year-to-date, investors have bucked ...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Younger Investors Embrace Efficiency of Bond ETFs

For young investors, the exchange traded fund (ETF) offers a dynamic investment vehicle that flows over into the bond markets. For the young, savvy investor looking to trade in the debt market, bond E...

Other symbols: BND
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Global ESG Bonds Set to Triple by the Year 2025

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing has been a force to be reckoned with in the capital markets the last few years, and it will continue to be one, especially with its growing presen...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

2 Corporate Bond ETFs to Extract More Yield, Mitigate Credit Risk

Corporate bonds give fixed-income investors an option to pick up more yield, which is necessary given the current market environs where rising inflation and the prospect of rising interest rates are m...

Other symbols: VCIT
1 year ago - ETF Trends

ESG Bond Market Could Reach $1.8 Trillion

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) bonds are becoming a worldwide phenomenon, and estimates show that the space could reach $1.8 trillion by the end of the year. This growth isn't relegated t...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

ESG Bond Market Looking Forward to Another Strong Year

Despite facing regulatory headwinds in 2021, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing proliferated with more ESG bond issuance, and that strength is set to continue in 2022. Refinitiv dat...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Retirees Shouldn't Forget About Getting ESG Exposure

While environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing is still a relatively new concept, retirees can still benefit from ESG exposure by investing in the issues they care about while still allowi...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Ford Set to Issue Green Bonds to Finance Shift to Electric Vehicles

Green bond issuance continues to rise in popularity, and American automaker Ford is ready to jump on the trend in order to finance its move towards offering more electric vehicles (EVs). “The Dearborn...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Seeking to Marry Corporate Bonds and ESG Principles?

The environmental, social, and governance (ESG) space has its eyes on fixed income. One exchange traded fund (ETF) to target is the Vanguard ESG U.S. Corporate Bond ETF (VCEB).

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Lean on Green: The Growing ESG Bond Market

The hot environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing phenomenon is already making its way into bonds, which should help fan the flames for assets like the Vanguard ESG U.S. Corporate Bond ETF...

2 years ago - ETF Trends