Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO)

NYSEARCA: VWO · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.15 (-0.38%)
At close: Sep 25, 2023, 4:00 PM
-0.20 (-0.51%)
Pre-market: Sep 26, 2023, 7:00 AM EDT
Assets $72.19B
Expense Ratio 0.08%
PE Ratio 10.76
Shares Out n/a
Dividend (ttm) $1.22
Dividend Yield 3.08%
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 18, 2023
Payout Ratio 33.15%
1-Year Return +6.76%
Volume 9,023,374
Open 39.36
Previous Close 39.65
Day's Range 39.34 - 39.53
52-Week Low 34.88
52-Week High 43.22
Beta n/a
Holdings 4781
Inception Date Mar 4, 2005

About VWO

Fund Home Page

The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in total market equity. The fund is passively managed to provide exposure to the emerging markets equity space. It holds stocks of any market capitalization. VWO was launched on Mar 4, 2005 and is issued by Vanguard.

Asset Class Equity
Category Diversified Emerging Mkts
Region Global
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol VWO
Issuer Vanguard
Index Tracked FTSE Custom Emerging Markets All Cap China A Inclusion Net Tax (US RIC) Index

Top 10 Holdings

19.13% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd 2330.TW 4.91%
Tencent Holdings Ltd 700.HK 3.55%
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Ordinary Shares 9988.HK 2.75%
Mktliq 12/31/2049 n/a 1.53%
Slbbh1142 n/a 1.43%
Reliance Industries Ltd RELIANCE.NS 1.34%
Meituan Class B 3690.HK 1.21%
Infosys Ltd INFY.NS 0.83%
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited TSM 0.81%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
2023-09-18 $0.3275 2023-09-21
2023-06-20 $0.2267 2023-06-23
2023-03-20 $0.0281 2023-03-23
2022-12-19 $0.6347 2022-12-22
2022-09-19 $0.5294 2022-09-22
2022-06-21 $0.3057 2022-06-24
Full Dividend History


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