November 30, 2016 - By Marie Mckinney · 0 Comments
Nov 30 is a negative day so far for Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (NYSEARCA:VDC) as the ETF is active during the day after losing 0.55% to hit $132.08 per share. The exchange traded fund has 3.29B net assets and 0.89% volatility this month.
Over the course of the day 9,208 shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 110,200 over the last 30 days for Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (NYSEARCA:VDC).
The ETF is -8.73% of its 52-Week High and 10.12% of its low, and is currently having ATR of 1.55. This year’s performance is 2.67% while this quarter’s performance is -7.26%.
The ETF’s YTD performance is 6.96%, the 1 year is 8.34% and the 3 year is 10.38%.
The ETF’s average P/E ratio is 21.26, the price to book is 4.37, the price to sales is 1.24 and the price to cashflow is 14.69. It was started on 1/30/2004. The fund’s top holdings are: Procter & Gamble Company (The) for 10.69% of assets, Coca-Cola Company (The) Common for 8.16%, Pepsico Inc. Common Stock for 7.19%, Philip Morris International Inc for 6.89%, Altria Group Inc. for 5.86%, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Common St for 5.00%, CVS Health Corporation Common S for 3.97%, Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. for 3.63%, Mondelez International Inc. for 3.56%, Costco Wholesale Corporation for 3.26%. The ETF sector weights are: Basic Materials 0.12%, Consumer Cyclical 0.08%, Consumer Defensive 95.33%, Healthcare 3.98%, Industrials 0.29%, Technology 0.20%. The ETF currently as 2.31% yield.
More notable recent Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (NYSEARCA:VDC) news were published by: Etfdailynews.com which released: “These Sector ETFs Are Starting to Look Overvalued” on August 29, 2016, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “VDC: Market Catching Up To Consumer Staples” published on April 18, 2016, Seekingalpha.com published: “VDC: Consumer Staples Are A Cornerstone For My Portfolio” on September 01, 2016. More interesting news about Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (NYSEARCA:VDC) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Vanguard Consumer Staples Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average – Bullish for VDC” published on November 08, 2016 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “There’s A Risk Hidden In ETF Liquidity” with publication date: June 06, 2016.
Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Consumer Staples Index Fund, which seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Consumer Staples 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the consumer staples sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). The ETF has a market cap of $3.29 billion. This GICS sector is made up of companies whose businesses are less sensitive to economic cycles. It has a 8.96 P/E ratio. It includes manufacturers and distributors of food, beverages, and tobacco, as well as producers of nondurable household goods and personal products.
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By Marie Mckinney