Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT)

NYSEARCA: VGT · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.85 (0.18%)
At close: Nov 28, 2023, 4:00 PM
+2.20 (0.48%)
Pre-market: Nov 29, 2023, 9:10 AM EST
Assets $51.97B
Expense Ratio 0.10%
PE Ratio 34.15
Shares Out n/a
Dividend (ttm) $3.20
Dividend Yield 0.70%
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 28, 2023
Payout Ratio 23.74%
1-Year Return +37.49%
Volume 361,002
Open 458.17
Previous Close 459.52
Day's Range 458.06 - 461.74
52-Week Low 310.00
52-Week High 464.45
Beta n/a
Holdings 321
Inception Date Jan 26, 2004

About VGT

Fund Home Page

The Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in information technology equity. The fund tracks a market cap-weighted index of companies in the US information technology sector. VGT was launched on Jan 26, 2004 and is issued by Vanguard.

Asset Class Equity
Category Technology
Region North America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol VGT
ETF Provider Vanguard
Index Tracked MSCI US IMI 25/50 Information Technology

Top 10 Holdings

60.43% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Apple Inc. AAPL 21.60%
Microsoft Corporation MSFT 18.61%
NVIDIA Corporation NVDA 5.89%
Broadcom Inc. AVGO 3.29%
Adobe Inc. ADBE 2.30%
Cisco Systems, Inc. CSCO 2.01%
Salesforce, Inc. CRM 1.89%
Accenture plc ACN 1.77%
Oracle Corporation ORCL 1.58%
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. AMD 1.49%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Sep 28, 2023 $0.8814 Oct 3, 2023
Jun 29, 2023 $0.6757 Jul 5, 2023
Mar 24, 2023 $0.7716 Mar 29, 2023
Dec 15, 2022 $0.872 Dec 20, 2022
Sep 28, 2022 $0.7639 Oct 3, 2022
Jun 23, 2022 $0.5955 Jun 28, 2022
Full Dividend History


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