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VANGUARD UTILITIES ETF: (AMEX : VPU)

(U.S : AMEX) As of Jul 11, 2014 03:59 PM ET

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$93.67 USD

-0.65 (-0.69%)

Volume: 117,926

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 94.32
Open 94.36
Bid 92.09
Ask 94.61
Day Low-High 93.52-94.44
52wk Low-High 79.71-96.82
Volume 117,926
NAV (month end) 96.69
Premium (+)/Discount (-) (month end)-2.37

Zacks Premium Research for VPU

Zacks ETF Rank [?] Hold 3
ETF Risk [?] Med
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) $3.10 (3.31%)
Issuer VANGUARD

Benchmark for VPU

MSCI US INVESTABLE MRKT UTILITIES 25/50

This index made up of stocks of U.S. companies within the utilities sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard.The GICS utilities sector is made up of electric, gas, and water utility companies, as well as companies that operate as independent producers and/or distributors of power. The sector includes both nuclear and non nuclear facilities.

Fund Summary for VPU

VANGUARD UTILITIES ETF

VPU 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 Utilities 25/50 Index.