VOX - Telecom ETF
- Issuer: Vanguard
- Structure: ETF
- Expense Ratio: 0.14%
- ETFdb Category: Communications Equities
- ETF Home Page: VOX
- Inception: 2004-09-23
- Tax Form: 1099
- Commission Free: Vanguard
- VOX Tracks This Index: MSCI US Investable Market Telecommunication Services 25/50 Index
Description: The index consists of stocks of large, medium, and small U.S. companies in the telecommunication services sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). This GICS sector is made up of companies that provide communications services primarily through a fixed-line, cellular, wireless, high bandwidth, and/or fiber-optic cable network.
VOX - Profile
VOX - Holdings
Top Ten Holdings
- Verizon Communications Inc VZ: 23.70%
- AT&T Inc T: 22.51%
- Sprint Nextel Corp S: 4.67%
- CenturyLink Inc CTL: 4.44%
- Crown Castle International Corp CCI: 4.36%
- SBA Communications Corp SBAC: 3.40%
- MetroPCS Communications Inc TMUS: 2.13%
- Windstream Corp WIN: 2.03%
- tw telecom inc TWTC: 1.90%
- Frontier Communications Corp Class B FTR: 1.83%
VOX Asset Allocation
VOX Sector Breakdown
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VOX - Fact Sheet
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VOX - Charts
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VOX - ETFdb Realtime Rating & Analyst Report
VOX is a passive ETF that seeks to replicate MSCI US Investable Market Telecommunication Services 25/50 Index. The index consists of stocks of large, medium, and small U.S. companies in the telecommunication services sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). This GICS sector is made up of companies that provide communications services primarily through a fixed-line, cellular, wireless, high bandwidth, and/or fiber-optic cable network.
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VOX Realtime Rating: By Metric
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VOX Realtime Rating: Overall
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ETFdb Analyst Report for VOX
This ETF offers low cost, broad-based exposure to the telecom industry, making in an option for investors looking to overweight a corner of the U.S. market that can often deliver attractive dividend yields. There are, however, some potential drawbacks: a handful of mega cap companies account for ...
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