Our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy have changed.

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to the new Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index Fund ETF Shares (VYM)

Delayed Data
As of Nov 25
 -0.13 / -0.19%
Today’s Change
Today|||52-Week Range

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of common stocks of companies that are characterized by high dividend yield. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the FTSE High Dividend Yield Index, which consists of common stocks of companies that pay dividends that generally are higher than average. It 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.


1 month+0.16% 3 years+14.75%
3 months+12.89% 5 years+14.40%
1 year+0.51% Since inception+6.64%
Data through 11/26/2015

Quote Details

Previous close$68.31
Open day’s range68.09 – 68.34
Net asset value (NAV)68.15 (11/25/2015)
Daily volume542,249
Average volume (3 months)753,539
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 11/25/2015

Peer Comparisonvs. Large value ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+14.40%+12.19%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.10%0.37%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.331.12
Net assets$15.6B$2.1B
Average market cap$75.8B$81.6B
Average P/E18.417.3
Dividend / Share--0.27%


VLU SPDR® S&P 1500 Value Tilt ETF
VTV Vanguard Value Index Fund ETF Shares
CAPE Barclays ETN+ Shiller Capet ETN


Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Consumer goods 17.75%
Industrial materials 16.74%
Energy 13.22%
Healthcare 12.75%
Utilities 7.92%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
MSFT Microsoft4.53%
XOM Exxon Mobil4.12%
GE General Electric3.47%
WFC Wells Fargo3.35%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson3.32%
JPM JPMorgan Chase2.85%
PFE Pfizer2.48%
PG Procter & Gamble2.48%
T AT&T2.48%
VZ Verizon2.29%