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VCIT - Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF

Stock Price: $93.70 USD 0.14 (0.15%)
Updated Apr 20, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
After-hours: $93.56 -0.14 (-0.15%) Apr 20, 4:58 PM
Assets $43.34B
NAV $93.56
Expense Ratio 0.05%
PE Ratio n/a
Beta (5Y) 0.19
Dividend (ttm) $2.52
Dividend Yield 2.70%
Ex-Dividend Date Apr 1, 2021
1-Year Return -
Trading Day April 20
Last Price $93.70
Previous Close $93.56
Change ($) 0.14
Change (%) 0.15%
Day's Open 93.57
Day's Range 93.55 - 93.82
Day's Volume 2,151,464
52-Week Range 87.94 - 96.65

Fund Description

The investment seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted corporate bond index with an intermediate-term dollar-weighted average maturity. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. 5-10 Year Corporate Bond Index. This index includes U.S. dollar-denominated, investment-grade, fixed-rate, taxable securities issued by industrial, utility, and financial companies, with maturities between 5 and 10 years. Under normal circumstances, at least 80% of the fund's assets will be invested in bonds included in the index.

Asset Class
Fixed Income
Sector
Bonds
Region
Global
Inception Date
Nov 19, 2009
Exchange
NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol
VCIT
Index Tracked
Bloomberg Barclays U.S. 5-10 Year Corporate Index

Top 10 Holdings

3.01% of assets
NameSymbolWeight
T-Mobile USA, Inc.n/a0.40%
CVS Health Corpn/a0.38%
Bank of America Corporationn/a0.35%
Broadcom Corporation/Broadcom Cayman Finance Ltdn/a0.29%
United States Treasury Notesn/a0.29%
AbbVie Inc.n/a0.28%
Deutsche Telekom International Finance B.V.n/a0.27%
Citigroup Inc.n/a0.26%
T-Mobile USA, Inc.n/a0.25%
Citigroup Inc.C 4.45 09/29/270.25%
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Dividends

Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Apr 1, 2021$0.177Apr 7, 2021
Mar 1, 2021$0.1628Mar 4, 2021
Feb 1, 2021$0.1804Feb 4, 2021
Dec 23, 2020$0.388Dec 29, 2020
Dec 1, 2020$0.1791Dec 4, 2020
Nov 2, 2020$0.2009Nov 5, 2020
Full Dividend History

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