Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK)

NYSEARCA: VGK · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
45.99
+0.26 (0.56%)
Sep 27, 2022 10:40 AM EDT - Market open
0.56%
Assets $14.00B
NAV $46.52
Expense Ratio 0.08%
PE Ratio 12.50
Shares Out 300.84M
Dividend (ttm) $2.08
Dividend Yield 4.53%
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 19, 2022
1-Year Return -31.92%
Volume 2,183,399
Open 46.14
Previous Close 45.73
Day's Range 45.79 - 46.38
52-Week Low 45.51
52-Week High 70.22
Beta 0.93
Holdings 1370
Inception Date Mar 4, 2005

About VGK

The fund employs an indexing investment approach by investing all, or substantially all, of its assets in the common stocks included in the FTSE Developed Europe All Cap Index. The index is a market-capitalization-weighted index.

Asset Class Equity
Sector Europe
Region Europe
Issuer Vanguard Group
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol VGK
Index Tracked FTSE Developed Europe All Cap Index

Top 10 Holdings

19.00% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
NESTLE SA-REG NESN.SW 3.25%
ROCHE HOLDING AG-GENUSSCHEIN ROG.SW 2.40%
ASTRAZENECA PLC AZN.L 2.06%
ASML HOLDING NV ASML.AS 1.82%
SHELL PLC-NEW /GBP/ SHEL.L 1.82%
NOVARTIS AG-REG NOVN.SW 1.77%
Novo Nordisk A/S NOVO B.CO 1.75%
LVMH MOET HENNESSY LOUIS VUI MC.PA 1.54%
HSBC HOLDINGS PLC HSBA.L 1.33%
Total SA TTE.PA 1.27%
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Dividends

Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Sep 19, 2022 $0.218 Sep 22, 2022
Jun 21, 2022 $1.0479 Jun 24, 2022
Mar 21, 2022 $0.1388 Mar 24, 2022
Dec 20, 2021 $0.6781 Dec 23, 2021
Sep 20, 2021 $0.392 Sep 23, 2021
Jun 21, 2021 $0.740 Jun 24, 2021
Full Dividend History

News

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