Vanguard Health Care Index Fund ETF Shares (VHT)

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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 seeking to invest all, or substantially all, of its assets in the stocks that make up the index, in order to hold each stock in approximately the same proportion as its weighting in the index. The fund is non-diversified.

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1 month-3.63% 3 years+10.78%
3 months+2.00% 5 years+10.34%
1 year+16.57% Since inception+10.03%
Data through 09/24/2020

Quote Details

Previous close$196.73
Open day’s range194.68 – 196.22
Net asset value (NAV)196.83 (09/23/2020)
Daily volume76,800
Average volume (3 months)232,803
Data as of 11:02am ET, 09/24/2020

Peer Comparisonvs. Health ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+10.34%+6.57%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.10%1.22%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.700.49
Net assets$13.4B$3.5B
Average market cap$64.5B$41.8B
Average P/E24.930.9
Dividend / Share--0.28%


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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 & Johnson8.07%
UNH UnitedHealth6.03%
PFE Pfizer4.47%
MRK Merck4.28%
ABT Abbott Laboratories3.73%
TMO Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc3.47%
ABBV AbbVie3.40%
AMGN Amgen3.03%
BMY Bristol-Myers Squibb2.78%
MDT Medtronic PLC2.72%