VGT Information Tech ETF
- Technology Equities
VGT - Profile
- Issuer: Vanguard
- Structure: ETF
- Expense Ratio: 0.14%
- ETF Home Page: VGT
- Inception: Jan 26, 2004
- Tax Form: 1099
- VGT Tracks This Index: MSCI US Investable Market Information Technology 25/50 Index
- 52 Week Lo: $86.25
- 52 Week Hi: $110.29
- AUM: $7,293.3 M
- Shares: 68.1 M
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The index consists of large, medium, and small U.S. companies in the information technology sector. This sector is made up of companies in the following three general areas: technology software and services including companies that primarily develop software in various fields (such as the Internet, applications, systems, databases, management, and/or home entertainment), and companies that provide information technology consulting and services, data processing, and outsourced services; technology hardware and equipment, including manufacturers and distributors of communications equipment, computers and peripherals, electronic equipment, and related instruments; and semiconductors and semiconductor equipment manufacturers.
VGT - Realtime Rating
Realtime Rating Summary
VGT is a passive ETF that seeks to replicate MSCI US Investable Market Information Technology 25/50 Index. The index consists of large, medium, and small U.S. companies in the information technology sector. This sector is made up of companies in the following three general areas: technology software and services including companies that primarily develop software in various fields (such as the Internet, applications, systems, databases, management, and/or home entertainment), and companies that provide information technology consulting and services, data processing, and outsourced services; technology hardware and equipment, including manufacturers and distributors of communications equipment, computers and peripherals, electronic equipment, and related instruments; and semiconductors and semiconductor equipment manufacturers.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for VGT 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 Technology 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.
VGT In-Depth Analysis
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for VGT and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
VGT - HoldingsFilings Data as of: Mar 03, 2015
Top Ten Holdings
This section compares how balanced and deep VGT is relative to the peer group ETFdb Category.
VGT Asset Allocation
VGT Sector Breakdown
VGT Market Cap Breakdown
VGT Region Breakdown
VGT Market Tier Breakdown
VGT Country Breakdown
VGT - Expenses & Fees
This section compares the cost efficiency of VGT to peers in the same ETFdb Category.
Expenses Ratio Analysis
Commission Free Trading in VGT
VGT is currently available for commission free trading on the following platforms: (Vanguard)
Category Commission Free Trading
There are 6 other ETFs in the Technology Equities ETFdb Category that are also eligible for commission free trading:
VGT - Performance
This section shows how VGT has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
VGT - Charts
The following charts can be customized to display historical performance in a number of different formats, including line charts, bar charts, and candlesticks. Time periods can be adjusted to increase or decrease the period shown, ranging from five minutes to several months.
The following chart also includes the option to compare the performance of VGT relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.
VGT - Technicals
VGT Volatility Analysis
This section shows how the volatility of VGT compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
- 20 Day MA: $107.20
- 60 Day MA: $105.63
- MACD 15 Period: -0.41
- MACD 100 Period: 1.56
- Williams % Range 10 Day: 60.51
- Williams % Range 20 Day: 60.51
- RSI 10 Day: 46
- RSI 20 Day: 49
- RSI 30 Day: 51
- Ultimate Oscillator: 39
VGT Bollinger Bands
- Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $104.95
- Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $109.93
- Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $104.77
- Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $109.79
- Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $105.13
- Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $110.70
VGT Support & Resistance
- Support Level 1: $105.07
- Support Level 2: $103.61
- Resistance Level 1: $108.92
- Resistance Level 2: $111.31
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 45.22
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 42.76
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 45.72
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 46.78
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