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This ETF gives investors indirect exposure to agricultural commodity prices through an international portfolio of equities engaged in the agribusiness industry. VEGI’s underlying holdings are poised to benefit from the ongoing increase in food demand from developed and emerging markets alike, and furthermore it can double as a hedge since agricultural commodities are often among the first to rise in inflationary environments. Investors looking to tap into this corner of the market will likely find VEGI as an appealing instrument. First and foremost, this ETF offers by far the most diverse portfolio of holdings amongst agriculture ETFs. Additionally, VEGI features the lowest expense ratio among agriculture ETFs, making it an irresistible choice for cost conscious investors.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for VEGI on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, concentration of holdings in addition to an overall rating. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the Commodity Producers Equities with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field. To view all of this data, sign up for a free 14-day trial for ETFdb Pro. To view information on how the ETFdb Realtime Ratings work, click here.View the Category Report
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for this ETF and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
This ETF is currently available for commission free trading on the following platforms: (Fidelity)
There are 15 other ETFs in the Commodity Producers Equities ETFdb Category that are also eligible for commission free trading:
This section shows how this ETF has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
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The following chart also includes the option to compare the performance of VEGI relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.
This section shows how the volatility of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
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