VEA Fund Details
- Fund Inception Date: 07/20/2007
- Ticker Symbol: VEA
- CUSIP: 921943858
- Rank in category (YTD): 37%
- Category: Foreign Large Blend
- Yield: 3.45%
- Capital Gains: -
- Expense Ratio: 0.09%
- Total Assets: $ 25.03 billion
- Annual Turnover Rate: -
Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF PerformanceThis Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF is ranked with 3 star rating by Morningstar. In 2014, it has a total return of -5.98%. This equity fund has returned 10.10% over the past 3 year, and 6.30% over the past 5 year. Past 5 years performance is as follows:
- Year 2014: -5.98%
- Year 2013: 21.83%
- Year 2012: 18.56%
- Year 2011: -12.30%
- Year 2010: 8.35%
Fund HoldingsIn March 2015, the top 5 stocks are Nestle SA, Novartis AG, Roche Holding AG, HSBC Holdings PLC, and Toyota Motor Corp. Top 3 sectors are financial services, consumer cyclical, and industrials. Top 3 regions are Europe (61%), Pacific (38%), and Middle East (0.60%). Top 5 country diversification include Japan, United Kingdom, Switzerland, France, and Germany.
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The investment risks are tracking error risk, market risk, foreign market risk, etc.
- This Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF has low expense fee.
- This equity fund also has a high yield for income