Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 14th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 18th will be given a dividend of 1.289 per share on Thursday, December 20th. This represents a $5.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.15%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 17th. This is a boost from Vanguard S&P 500 ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $1.21.
NYSEARCA:VOO opened at $239.38 on Friday. Vanguard S&P 500 ETF has a 52 week low of $232.42 and a 52 week high of $270.67.
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Vanguard 500 Index Fund (the Fund) is an open-end investment company, or mutual fund. The Fund offers four classes of shares: Investor Shares, Admiral Shares, Signal Shares, and Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) Shares. The Fund seeks to track the investment performance of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, an unmanaged benchmark representing the United States large-capitalization stocks.
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