November 30, 2016 - By Marguerite Chambers · 0 Comments
Nov 30 is a positive day so far for Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM) as the ETF is active during the day after gaining 0.11% to hit $74.47 per share. The exchange traded fund has 14.01B net assets and 0.78% volatility this month.
Over the course of the day 66,908 shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 788,750 over the last 30 days for Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM).
The ETF is -0.53% of its 52-Week High and 23.65% of its low, and is currently having ATR of 0.66. This year’s performance is 11.55% while this quarter’s performance is 0.13%.
The ETF’s YTD performance is 9.07%, the 1 year is 8.16% and the 3 year is 9.03%.
The ETF’s average P/E ratio is 18.17, the price to book is 2.44, the price to sales is 1.69 and the price to cashflow is 9.74. It was started on 11/16/2006. The fund’s top holdings are: Microsoft Corporation for 5.27% of assets, Exxon Mobil Corporation Common for 4.04%, Johnson & Johnson Common Stock for 3.71%, General Electric Company Common for 3.03%, JP Morgan Chase & Co. Common St for 2.91%, Wells Fargo & Company Common St for 2.71%, AT&T Inc. for 2.64%, Procter & Gamble Company (The) for 2.58%, Chevron Corporation Common Stoc for 2.29%, Verizon Communications Inc. Com for 2.28%. The ETF sector weights are: Basic Materials 2.97%, Consumer Cyclical 5.88%, Financial Services 13.77%, Realestate 0.01%, Consumer Defensive 15.16%, Healthcare 10.96%, Utilities 8.27%, Communication Services 5.23%, Energy 10.53%, Industrials 12.29%, Technology 14.93%. The ETF currently as 3.01% yield.
More notable recent Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF: 50% More Dividends” on August 19, 2016, also Fool.com with their article: “Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index Fund: A Simple High-Yield Stock Portfolio” published on September 25, 2016, Investorplace.com published: “VYM: Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF Is an Income Hunter’s Dream” on August 12, 2016. More interesting news about Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:VYM) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF: Continue To Accumulate Shares Of This 3% Yielder” published on September 06, 2016 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF Experiences Big Inflow” with publication date: July 20, 2016.
Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index Fund is an open-end investment company. The ETF has a market cap of $14.01 billion. The Fund seeks to track the performance of an index that measures the investment return of common stocks of companies that are characterized by high dividend yield. It currently has negative earnings. Investor Shares are available to any investor who meets the fund’s minimum purchase requirements.
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By Marguerite Chambers