Vanguard Dividend ETF | VIG

Medium RiskEquity
Vanguard Dividend ETF
Issued by:Vanguard
Exchange : AMEX
Unit Price (NAV) :
Minimum investment: 1 unit
Vanguard Dividend ETF | VIG

Vanguard Dividend ETF | VIG


ETF Name: Vanguard Dividend ETF (VIG) Sector: VIG has invested in Industrials (28%), Consumer Non-Cyclical (18%), Healthcare (13%), Technology (13%), Consumer Cyclical (11%). Geography: VIG has invested 98% of its assets in the United States, and just 2% in Ireland. Fund Manager Name: Vanguard ETF Description: VIG is one of the most popular ETFs in the US total-market segment by assets and liquidity. The fund selects firms that have increased their dividend payments for the past 10 years. This produces a portfolio that typically carries moderately higher yield than the benchmark. What ETFdb says about it: Investors with a longer-term horizon should consider the importance of large cap value stocks and the benefits they can add to any well-balanced portfolio including dividends and rock solid stability Why is that Kristal there: A complete pool of 2100+ ETFs are screened on various qualitative and quantitative parameters to evaluate efficiency, tradability and fit. The metrics used were alpha, beta and R-Squared with respect to the segment benchmark and ETF specific metrics such as expense ratio, drawdown, volatility and the overall rating. We evaluate all ETFs and assign a composite score based on our analysis and then select the top ones in a category based on that comprehensive score by the inhouse research / quant analysts team. VIG does not have the lowest fee, but excellent liquidity reduces overall costs. The ETF has a large AUM and long track record as well. The strategy is rebalanced on a quarterly basis with the rebalancing mechanism being determined by an algorithm that takes into account the overall performance of the strategy so far. Fund Manager Description: Founded in 1975, Vanguard is the second largest asset manager in the world managing $5.1T. It is the largest provider of mutual funds and the second-largest provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the world after BlackRock iShares. More Information: Better Buy: Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF vs. Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF Top 3 Vanguard Managed ETFs (VTI, VIG)


VIG Charts
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PerformanceYTD actual1Y p.a3Y p.a5Y p.a10Y p.a
Vanguard Dividend ETF13.37%28.73%14.28%15.69%14.89%

Asset Class

Asset type breakdown
Stock US99.32%
Stock non-US0.67%

VIG Holdings - Top 10

NameiWeightage (%)
Microsoft Corporation4.46%
JPMorgan Chase & Co3.73%
Johnson & Johnson3.69%
Walmart Inc3.40%
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated3.20%
Visa Inc3.01%
The Home Depot Inc2.85%
The Procter & Gamble Company2.84%
Comcast Corporation2.25%
Oracle Corporation2.13%

VIG Sectors/Industry Breakdown

Sectori% of market value
Financial Services17.04%
Consumer Defensive15.32%
Consumer Cyclicals10.36%
Basic Materials3.67%
Communication Services2.79%

VIG Countries

Countryi% of market value
North America99.33%
Europe Developed0.67%

Returns Calculator

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VIG Summary Data

Total Net Assets $i
Average Mkt Cap Mil $i
Symbol VIG
Exchange ARCX
ISIN US9219088443
Cat. Benchmark S&P 500 TR USD
Asset class Equity
Category Large Blend
Country US

VIG Key Metrics

Net Expense Ratio 0.06i
Beta 0.85i
Valuations Rates Portfolio PE 20.67505i
3 Year Standard Deviation 16.25i

Fund Strategy

Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF tracks the NASDAQ US Dividend Achievers Select Index, that measures the investment return of common stocks of companies that have a record of increasing dividends over time. The ETF holds mid and large-cap U.S. stocks. Its investments are focused on U.S. common stocks that have a history of increasing dividends for ten consecutive years, but exclude REITs.

VIG Fact Sheets & Reports

Vanguard Dividend ETF | VIG