Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond ETF (VWOB)

NASDAQ: VWOB · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.16 (0.25%)
Jul 12, 2024, 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $5.10B
Expense Ratio 0.20%
PE Ratio n/a
Shares Out 79.39M
Dividend (ttm) $3.63
Dividend Yield 5.67%
Ex-Dividend Date Jul 1, 2024
Payout Ratio n/a
1-Year Return +3.19%
Volume 227,330
Open 63.91
Previous Close 63.94
Day's Range 63.91 - 64.17
52-Week Low 57.18
52-Week High 64.50
Beta 0.41
Holdings 717
Inception Date May 31, 2013

About VWOB

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The Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond ETF (VWOB) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in broad credit fixed income. The fund tracks a market value weighted index of emerging market sovereign debt, denominated in USD. VWOB was launched on May 31, 2013 and is issued by Vanguard.

Asset Class Fixed Income
Category Emerging Markets Bond
Region Emerging Markets
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol VWOB
ETF Provider Vanguard
Index Tracked Bloomberg USD Emerging Markets Government RIC Capped Bond


Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Jul 1, 2024 $0.317 Jul 3, 2024
Jun 3, 2024 $0.3169 Jun 5, 2024
May 1, 2024 $0.3068 May 6, 2024
Apr 1, 2024 $0.3155 Apr 4, 2024
Mar 1, 2024 $0.3163 Mar 6, 2024
Feb 1, 2024 $0.2756 Feb 6, 2024
Full Dividend History


Despite Slowdown, Yield is Still a Selling Point for EM Bonds

There could be a heavy dose of volatility for emerging markets (EM) bonds in the second half of the year as issuance slows down in addition to political risks. Still, getting yield in the current mark...

Other symbols: BNDX
9 days ago - ETF Trends

Here's a Pair of International Bond ETFs With Upside

Opportunistic fixed income investors may want to take a look at a pair of international bond exchange-traded funds (ETFs) if they haven't already— the Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond ETF (VW...

Other symbols: BNDX
4 weeks ago - ETF Trends

Investors Keep Betting on EM Bonds Despite Falling Spreads

One of the prime attractions of emerging markets (EM) bonds is the yields they offer. But with rates expected to ease, they also offer investors an opportunity for price appreciation.

5 weeks ago - ETF Trends

International stocks to buy or be wary of, according to Riedle Research President Dave Riedel

David Riedle, president of Reedle research, joins 'Power Lunch' to comment on why divesting from Brazil is a good idea, safe international markets to invest in and fears around U.S.-listed Chinese nam...

1 year ago - CNBC Television

10 High-Yield ETFs for Income-Minded Investors

These high-yield ETFs show that there's no shortage of ways to balance risk and reward in the quest for better-than-average income.

3 years ago - Kiplinger

VWOB: How to Find Yield With Emerging Market ETFs

Yield-hungry investors who are willing to take on extra risk should consider emerging-markets debt.

3 years ago - Kiplinger

Investors ditch emerging markets ETFs in favor of US funds—SPDR Americas chief breaks down the moves

Matthew Bartolini, head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors, discusses investors favoring U.S. funds over foreign ETFs and what it means for the market with CNBC's Bob Pisani.

Other symbols: EZUFEZIEFAVGK
4 years ago - CNBC Television