VDCVanguard Consumer Staples ETF
VDC Fund Description
VDC tracks a market-cap-weighted index of stocks in the Consumer Staples sector of the US market.
VDC Factset Analytics Insight
VDC delivers pure-play consumer staples exposure with a broad and representative basket of consumer staples stocks, as classified under GICS. The fund tracks an all-cap index selected and weighted by market capitalization. To ensure diversification, the index applies certain investment limits with no more than 25% of the value to a single issuer, and the sum of the weights of all issuers with more than 5% not exceeding 50% of total assets. These limits are imposed on RICs under the current US Internal Revenue Code. The index is rebalanced quarterly.
VDC MSCI ESG Analytics Insight
Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF has an MSCI ESG Fund Rating of BBB based on a score of 5.37 out of 10. The MSCI ESG Fund Rating measures the resiliency of portfolios to long-term risks and opportunities arising from environmental, social, and governance factors. ESG Fund Ratings range from best (AAA) to worst (CCC). Highly rated funds consist of companies that tend to show strong and/or improving management of financially relevant environmental, social and governance issues. These companies may be more resilient to disruptions arising from ESG events.
The fund’s Peer Rank reflects the ranking of a fund’s MSCI ESG Fund Quality Score against the scores of other funds within the same peer group, as defined by the Thomson Reuters Lipper Global Classification. Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF ranks in the 32nd percentile within its peer group and in the 44th percentile within the global universe of all funds covered by MSCI ESG Fund Ratings.
VDC MSCI FaCS and Factor Box
MSCI FaCS is a standard method for evaluating and reporting the Factor characteristics of equity portfolios including ETFs. The Factor Box includes 6 Factors that MSCI has identified that historically provided a return premium. On the vertical axis, the Factor Groups, are displayed and the horizontal axis displays the Factor exposure, overweight, underweight or neutral.
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VDC Factset Analytics Block Liquidity
This measurement shows how easy it is to trade a $1 million USD block of VDC. VDC is rated a 5 out of 5.
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