Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)

NYSEARCA: VGK · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.14 (-0.23%)
Nov 30, 2023, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Assets $17.76B
Expense Ratio 0.11%
PE Ratio 13.25
Shares Out n/a
Dividend (ttm) $1.97
Dividend Yield 3.20%
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 18, 2023
Payout Ratio 42.36%
1-Year Return +10.88%
Volume 1,795,017
Open 61.66
Previous Close 61.76
Day's Range 61.42 - 61.79
52-Week Low 54.92
52-Week High 63.82
Beta n/a
Holdings 1324
Inception Date Mar 4, 2005

About VGK

Fund Home Page

The Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the FTSE Developed Europe All Cap index. The fund is passively managed to provide exposure to the developed Europe equity space. It holds stocks of any market capitalization. VGK was launched on Mar 4, 2005 and is issued by Vanguard.

Asset Class Equity
Category Europe Stock
Region Europe
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol VGK
ETF Provider Vanguard
Index Tracked FTSE Developed Europe All Cap

Top 10 Holdings

20.10% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Novo Nordisk A/S Class B NOVO B.CO 2.93%
Nestle SA NESN.SW 2.79%
ASML Holding NV ASML.AS 2.30%
Shell PLC SHEL.L 2.10%
Novartis AG Registered Shares NOVN.SW 1.88%
AstraZeneca PLC AZN.L 1.79%
Roche Holding AG ROG.SW 1.73%
Lvmh Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE MC.PA 1.72%
TotalEnergies SE TTE.PA 1.45%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Sep 18, 2023 $0.2606 Sep 21, 2023
Jun 20, 2023 $1.099 Jun 23, 2023
Mar 20, 2023 $0.2125 Mar 23, 2023
Dec 19, 2022 $0.3979 Dec 22, 2022
Sep 19, 2022 $0.2176 Sep 22, 2022
Jun 21, 2022 $1.0479 Jun 24, 2022
Full Dividend History


Mark Zuckerberg's Foundation Sold DoorDash, Bought Up Vanguard Europe ETF

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative exited its investment in DoorDash, and materially raised an investment in the Vanguard FTSE Europe exchange-traded fund in the third quarter.

Other symbols: DASH
23 days ago - Barrons

Despite War in Ukraine, Polish Stocks Up YTD

The Russia-Ukraine war entered its 19th month in the second half of September. Despite this, the violence shows no signs of letting up.

Other symbols: EPOL
2 months ago - ETF Trends

Is Now the Time to Look to Europe ETFs?

European equities have been attracting interest from U.S. investors who may be nervous about the future of domestic markets and looking to diversify by investing overseas. Two of the largest ETFs cove...

Other symbols: BBEUASML
4 months ago - ETF Trends

German stocks near fresh record on growth and energy cost optimism

Germany's blue-chip index is a eyeing a fresh record as investors warm to its tech-lite mix of relatively lowly-valued but high quality industrials, carmakers, insurance and healthcare companies.

Other symbols: DAX
7 months ago - Market Watch

ETF Issuer League: American Century Gets EM Boost

Emerging markets have been a popular place for equities-hungry investors wary of a looming U.S. recession this year, and that didn't stop over the last week.

Other symbols: CGDVQQQSPYVOO
7 months ago - ETF Trends

ETFs Reflect 3 Key European Markets in Turmoil

Recent events have had an impact on three of Europe's most important stock markets, but don't dismiss the region.

8 months ago - ETFcom

The ECB's Tough Balancing Act

The central bank is trying to balance concerns about financial stability and inflation.

Other symbols: EUFN
9 months ago - ETFcom

Global Markets Wrap: Europe ETFs Remain in Focus

Two of the largest Europe-focused ETFs have brought in over $6 billion this year.

Other symbols: BBEU
9 months ago - ETFcom

ETF Growth Continues Despite Tough Market

When you see the largest ETF, the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), down more than 20% year-to-date in late September, and with an industry-leading $23 billion of net outflows you might think investors are pull...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

How To Invest In Ukraine: Top Ukrainian Stocks On Global Markets

Companies like Airbnb have stepped up by offering shelter for 100,000 Ukrainians who needed refuge. The Russian invasion has affected markets around the globe, leading to market volatility.

Other symbols: TLTEVEAVSS
1 year ago - Forbes

European markets extend losses as Russia halts gas supplies

CNBC's Joumanna Bercetche joins 'Squawk Box' to report how Russia's halt of gas flows to Europe is impacting markets.

Other symbols: IEV
1 year ago - CNBC Television

Europe, Germany ETFs Rally on Easing Energy Fears

European markets rallied on Tuesday to a more than five-week high, with Germany country-specific exchange traded funds leading the charge, as Russia restarted gas flows to Europe through the Nord Stre...

Other symbols: DAXEWGEZUFGM
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Ukraine War Takes Toll on Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)

As Robert Burns wrote in his poem To a Mouse, "The best laid schemes o' Mice an' Men" often go awry. Last year, we added Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) to the Kiplinger ETF 20, our list of the best ch...

1 year ago - Kiplinger

Presidential Election Risks Suddenly Grips France, Europe ETFs

France's country-specific exchange traded fund plunged Tuesday, lagging behind European markets, as investors suddenly began to scrutinize the political risks in the upcoming presidential elections ca...

Other symbols: EWQ
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Options traders see bearish activity in this Europe ETF

"Halftime Report" trader Jon Najarian spots unusual activity in the options market

Other symbols: TAN
1 year ago - CNBC Television

Europe ETFs Are Suffering From Low Investor Confidence

Europe exchange traded funds have been under pressure this year, and the immediate future prospects don't look all that promising. Year-to-date, the Vanguard FTSE Europe Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEArc...

Other symbols: EZU
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Europe ETFs Are Recovering from Russia-Ukraine Volatility

European markets and region-related exchange traded funds were higher Thursday, nearly recouping their losses since Russia invaded Ukraine and geopolitical risk rattled sentiment. Over the past week, ...

Other symbols: BBEUEZU
1 year ago - ETF Trends

6 US ETFs With Significant Ukraine Exposure

The conflict in Ukraine has evolved from grave tension to war. On Thursday, President Joe Biden further condemned Russia's actions in Ukraine, saying the White House is imposing new sanctions on four ...

1 year ago - Benzinga

Covid-19 Resurgence, Lockdowns Threaten Europe ETF Rebound

Europe region-related exchange traded funds slipped Monday, testing their short-term trend lines, as the resurgence in Covid-19 cases triggered new lockdowns and weighed on the Eurozone's economic out...

Other symbols: EZU
2 years ago - ETF Trends

France ETFs Brush Off Coronavirus Concerns, Look to Improving Economy

Despite a rise in Covid-19 Delta variant cases, the French economic outlook has improved over the summer as the vaccination rollout helped end the disruptions to normal activity, fueling a brighter ou...

Other symbols: EWQEZU
2 years ago - ETF Trends

The stock market after-party is in Europe

US stock indices remain in record territory. But in recent weeks, they've been stuck in a holding pattern as investors hunt for the next big catalyst that could send shares higher.

2 years ago - CNN Business

Get Instant Diversification With These Top 10 International ETF's

Are you considering an international ETF for your portfolio? Indeed, 2019 turned out to be the second-best year on record for ETFs.

2 years ago - Benzinga

In a Record European Earnings Season, Why Is the Share Price Reaction Falling Flat?

European companies are beating earnings expectations at a record rate in the first quarter, but the share price reaction has been negatively skewed, Morgan Stanley strategists noted.

2 years ago - Barrons

Eurozone driven into double-dip recession as Covid takes toll

GDP in the 19 economies sharing the euro shrank by 0.6% between January and March

2 years ago - The Guardian

Europe slips into technical recession in first quarter, as lockdowns took toll

The European economy shrank again in the first three months of the year, entering an expected technical recession after having shrank in the last quarter of 2020.

2 years ago - Market Watch