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VANGUARD CONSUMER STAPLES ETF: (AMEX : VDC)

(U.S : AMEX) As of Aug 1, 2014 03:59 PM ET

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$112.69 USD

+0.86 (0.77%)

Volume: 111,645

Zacks ETF Rank: 3 - Hold [?]     3    

This is our ETF rating system that serves as a timeliness indicator for ETFs over the next 6 months:

Zacks Rank Definition
1 Strong Buy
2 Buy
3 Hold
4 Sell
5 Strong Sell

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ETF Quote Details

Previous Close 111.83
Open 111.98
Bid 111.74
Ask 113.67
Day Low-High 111.98-113.06
52wk Low-High 101.00-117.97
Volume 111,645
NAV (month end) 115.94
Premium (+)/Discount (-) (month end)-4.11

Zacks Premium Research for VDC

Zacks ETF Rank [?] Hold 3
ETF Risk [?] Low
ETF Research Report

Zacks proprietary quantitative models divide each set of ETFs following a similar investment strategy (style box/industry/asset class) into three risk categories- High, Medium, and Low. The aim of our models is to select the best ETFs within each risk category, so that investors can pick an ETF that matches their particular risk preference in order to better achieve their investment goals.

This is our ETF rating system that serves as a timeliness indicator for ETFs over the next 6 months:

Zacks Rank Definition
1 Strong Buy
2 Buy
3 Hold
4 Sell
5 Strong Sell

See all the Top Ranked ETFs here - The complete list of all the top ranked ETFs

ETF Expense Ratio

Expense Ratio 0.14%
Dividend (Yield) $2.43 (2.09%)
Issuer VANGUARD

Benchmark for VDC

MSCI US INVESTABLE MRKT CONS STAP 25/50

This index made up of stocks of U.S. companies within the consumer staples sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard. It includes manufacturers and distributors of food, beverages, and tobacco, as well as producers of nondurable household goods and personal products. It also includes food and drug retailing companies as well as hypermarkets and consumer supercenters.

Fund Summary for VDC

VANGUARD CONSUMER STAPLES ETF

VDC is an Index ETF which is a separate investment portfolio of the Vanguard World Fund, an open-end investment management company. The ETF seeks to track the performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Consumer Staples 25/50 Index.