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Vanguard Consumer Staples Index Fund ETF Shares (VDC)

137.08
Delayed Data
As of Sep 23
 -0.68 / -0.49%
Today’s Change
119.50
Today|||52-Week Range
143.71
+6.21%
Year-to-Date
VDC Regular Dividend: VDC began trading ex-dividend on 09/20/16. A $0.844 dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of 09/22/16.

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)/Consumer Staples 25/50, an index made up of stocks of large, mid-size, and small U.S. companies within the consumer staples 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.

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Performance

1 month-2.25% 3 years+12.01%
3 months-0.65% 5 years+15.65%
1 year+15.57% Since inception+10.49%
Data through 09/24/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$137.76
Open day’s range137.07 – 137.75
Net asset value (NAV)137.03 (09/23/2016)
Daily volume198,430
Average volume (3 months)133,991
Data as of 7:59pm ET, 09/23/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Consumer defensive ETFs

 VDCCategory
Performance 5-yr return+15.65%+13.11%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.10%0.42%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.461.24
Net assets$4.2B$1.2B
Average market cap$64.3B$70.9B
Average P/E23.522.9
Dividend / Share--0.32%

Competitors

IYK iShares U.S. Consumer Goods ETF
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RHS Guggenheim Invest S&P 500 Eql Wght Con S...

Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Consumer goods 77.17%
Consumer service 22.48%
Business service 0.14%
Healthcare 0.10%
Industrial materials 0.10%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
PG Procter & Gamble10.87%
KO Coca-Cola8.11%
PEP Pepsi6.94%
PM Philip Morris6.93%
MO Altria Group5.68%
WMT Wal-Mart4.95%
CVS CVS Caremark4.28%
COST Costco3.47%
MDLZ Mondelez International Inc3.46%
WBA Walgreen3.44%

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