November 23, 2016 - By Richard Conner · 0 Comments
Nov 23 is a negative day so far for Vanguard Mega Cap Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:MGK) as the ETF is active during the day after losing 0.33% to hit $86.68 per share. The exchange traded fund has 2.12 billion net assets and 0.83% volatility this month.
Over the course of the day 12,615 shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 86,970 over the last 30 days for Vanguard Mega Cap Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:MGK).
The ETF is -2.92% of its 52-Week High and 19.17% of its low, and is currently having ATR of 0.89. This year’s performance is 4.26% while this quarter’s performance is -2.76%.
The ETF’s YTD performance is 4.15%, the 1 year is 1.71% and the 3 year is 9.15%.
The ETF’s average P/E ratio is 21.63, the price to book is 4.32, the price to sales is 2.98 and the price to cashflow is 13.07. It was started on 12/27/2007. The fund’s top holdings are: Apple Inc. for 7.78% of assets, Amazon.com Inc. for 4.26%, Facebook Inc. for 4.07%, Alphabet Inc. for 3.20%, Alphabet Inc. for 3.07%, Coca-Cola Company (The) Common for 2.20%, Visa Inc. for 2.08%, Home Depot Inc. (The) Common S for 2.02%, Philip Morris International Inc for 2.00%, Comcast Corporation for 1.99%. The ETF sector weights are: Basic Materials 2.74%, Consumer Cyclical 18.14%, Financial Services 6.67%, Realestate 3.13%, Consumer Defensive 10.82%, Healthcare 14.20%, Communication Services 4.80%, Energy 3.29%, Industrials 7.65%, Technology 28.56%. The ETF currently as 1.49% yield.
More notable recent Vanguard Mega Cap 300 Growth Index ETF (NYSEARCA:MGK) news were published by: Etfdailynews.com which released: “2 Vanguard ETFs For Growth Investing In Retirement” on October 14, 2015, also Forbes.com with their article: “Five Large-Cap Funds And ETFs To Own Now” published on October 08, 2014, Businesswire.com published: “Nine Vanguard Index Funds to Transition Benchmarks to CRSP and FTSE Indexes” on April 17, 2013. More interesting news about Vanguard Mega Cap 300 Growth Index ETF (NYSEARCA:MGK) were released by: Forbes.com and their article: “5 Vanguard ETFs Juiced Up With Apple’s Stock” published on March 05, 2012 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Vanguard Switches Indexes for 8 US ETFs – ETF News And Commentary” with publication date: April 24, 2013.
Vanguard Mega Cap Growth ETF, formerly Vanguard Mega Cap 300 Growth Index ETF, seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of the largest-capitalization growth stocks in the United States. The ETF has a market cap of $2.12 billion. The Fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the MSCI US Large-Cap Growth Index, which represents the growth companies of the Morgan Stanley Capital International US Large-Cap 300 Index. It currently has negative earnings. The Fund will invest at least 80% of its assets in the stocks that make up its target Index.
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By Richard Conner