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Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares (VHT)

125.63
BATS BZX Real-Time Price
As of 1:53pm ET
 -0.21 / -0.17%
Today’s Change
113.02
Today|||52-Week Range
138.99
-5.46%
Year-to-Date

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Index (IMI)/Health Care 25/50, an index made up of stocks of large, mid-size, and small U.S. companies within the health care sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). The Advisor attempts to replicate the target index by investing all, or substantially all, of its assets in the stocks that make up the index, holding each stock in approximately the same proportion as its weighting in the index. The fund is non-diversified.

No recent news for Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares.

Performance

1 month+3.12% 3 years+9.03%
3 months-5.18% 5 years+17.78%
1 year-3.78% Since inception+8.80%
Data through 12/03/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$125.84
Open day’s range125.63 – 126.46
Net asset value (NAV)125.86 (12/02/2016)
Daily volume3,154
Average volume (3 months)227,318
Data as of 1:53pm ET, 12/05/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Health ETFs

 VHTCategory
Performance 5-yr return+17.78%+20.22%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.09%0.48%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.321.04
Net assets$5.9B$1.0B
Average market cap$47.5B$31.6B
Average P/E20.918.6
Dividend / Share--0.22%

Competitors

XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR® Fund
FHLC Fidelity® MSCI Health Care Index ETF
RYH Guggenheim S&P 500® Equal Weight Health...

Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Healthcare 97.05%
Hardware 1.62%
Business service 0.22%
Financial service 0.05%
Consumer service 0.02%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
JNJ Johnson & Johnson10.64%
PFE Pfizer6.41%
MRK Merck5.42%
UNH UnitedHealth4.48%
MDT Medtronic PLC3.83%
AMGN Amgen3.54%
GILD Gilead Sciences3.27%
ABBV AbbVie3.01%
BMY Bristol-Myers Squibb2.83%
AGN Allergan2.76%