QUOTE AND NEWS
Forbes  Jul 9  Comment 
Comparing units outstanding versus one week ago at the coverage universe of ETFs at ETF Channel, the biggest inflow was seen in the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO), which added 7,000,000 units, or a 0.7% increase week over week.  Among...
Market Intelligence Center  Jul 9  Comment 
Vanguard Emrg Mkts ETF MSCI (VWO) is a good candidate for a covered call at the $43.00 level. The Dec. '14 call at that price should fetch a credit of about $2.20, which means the entire position has a net debit of about $41.71. This trade has...
Market Intelligence Center  Jun 27  Comment 
After closing Thursday at $43.09, Vanguard Emrg Mkts ETF MSCI (VWO) presents an attractive opportunity to get a 2.65% return in just 85 days, which is an annualized return of 11.38% (for comparison purposes only). To enter this trade, sell one...
TechCrunch  Jun 25  Comment 
 A/B testing of sites and apps is usually the domain of developers and IT teams. With the relaunch of its Visual Website Optimizer (VWO), however, Wingify hopes to make A/B testing accessible for more people, even if they don’t have HTML or...
Market Intelligence Center  Jun 17  Comment 
After Monday's trading in Vanguard Emrg Mkts ETF MSCI (VWO) MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's patented algorithms uncovered a trade that offers a 2.43% return or 9.34% on an annualized basis (for comparison purposes only), while providing 3.12%...
Forbes  May 16  Comment 
In trading on Friday, the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 1% on the day.  Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Sesa Sterlite (SSLT), up about 11.8% and shares of ICICI...
Market Intelligence Center  May 5  Comment 
The patented option-trade picking algorithms that power MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's Artificial Intelligence Center are highlighting two trades on Vanguard Emrg Mkts ETF MSCI (VWO) today after it closed at $41.24 on Friday. For more conservative...
Market Intelligence Center  Apr 30  Comment 
Vanguard Emrg Mkts ETF MSCI (VWO) presents a trading opportunity that offers a 3.44% return in just 143 days. A covered call on Vanguard Emrg Mkts ETF MSCI at the $40.00 level expiring on Sep. '14 offers an assigned return rate of 3.44% or 8.78%...
Forbes  Apr 17  Comment 
Comparing units outstanding versus one week ago at the coverage universe of ETFs at ETF Channel, the biggest inflow was seen in the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO), which added 11,202,138 units, or a 1.1% increase week over week.  Among...
Forbes  Mar 24  Comment 
In trading on Monday, the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 0.7% on the day.  Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Industrial Services American (IDSA), up about 6.3% and...




 
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Overview

The Vanguard Emerging Markets ETF is an exchange-traded share class of Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fund, which employs a "passive management" - or indexing - investment approach by investing substantially all (normally about 95%), of its assets in the common stocks included in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index. The MSCI Emerging Markets Index is made up of common stocks of companies located in emerging markets around the world.[1]

Fund Information

  • Fund Manager - Vanguard Group, Inc.
  • Inception Date - 03/04/2005
  • Exchange – NYSE Arca
  • Index Ticker – VWO
  • Intra-day NAV Ticker – VWO.IV
  • Expense Ratio - 0.27%

Fund Characteristics

Image:Vwocharacteristics.jpg

Top Holdings

Current as of 7/19/2010. Ten largest holdings = 14.1% of total net assets.[2]

Holding Percentage
China Mobile (Hong Kong) (CHL)2.0%
Petroleo Brasileiro Ads (PBRA)1.6%
America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. (AMX)1.5%
Vale S.A. (VALE)1.5%
Gazprom (GZPFY)1.5%
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (601398-SH)1.3%
China Construction Bank Corporation (0939-HK)1.2%
Samsung Electronics (SEO:005930)1.2%
Samsung Climate (SEO:A006660)1.2%
China Life Insurance Company (LFC)1.1%

Other Emerging Market ETFs

ETF Name Fund Manager Expense Ratio
BLDRS Asia 50 ADR Index ETF (ADRA)Invesco PowerShares0.30%
BLDRS Emerging Markets 50 ADR Index ETF (ADRE)Invesco PowerShares0.30%
Claymore/BNY BRIC ETF (EEB)Claymore Advisors0.60%
DWA Emerging Markets Technical Leaders Portfolio ETF (PIE)Invesco PowerShares0.90%
FTSE RAFI Emerging Markets Portfolio ETF (PXH)Invesco PowerShares0.85%
iShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund (EWZ)ishares0.63%
iShares MSCI BRIC Index Fund (BKF)ishares0.72%
iShares MSCI Chile Index Fund (ECH)ishares0.63%
iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund (EEM)ishares0.72%
ProShares Short MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EUM)InvescoPoweshares0.95%
ProShares UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEV)ProShares ETFs0.95%
SPDR S&P BRIC 40 ETF (BIK)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.50%
SPDR S&P Emerging Asia Pacific ETF (GMF)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.59%
SPDR S&P Emerging Europe ETF (GUR)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.59%
SPDR S&P Emerging Latin America ETF (GML)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.59%
SPDR S&P Emerging Markets ETF (GMM)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.59%
SPDR S&P Emerging Markets Small Cap ETF (EWX)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.65%
SPDR S&P Emerging Middle East & Africa ETF (GAF)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.59%
Vanguard Emerging Markets ETF (VWO)Vanguard Group, Inc.0.27%
WisdomTree Emerging Markets High-Yielding Equity Fund (DEM)WisdomTree Investments, Inc.0.63%
WisdomTree Emerging Markets SmallCap Dividend Fund (DGS)WisdomTree Investments, Inc.0.63%
Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt Portfolio ETF (PCY)InvescoPowerShares0.50%
iShares JPMorgan USD Emerging Markets Bond Fund (EMB)iShares0.60%
First Trust ISE Chindia Index Fund (FNI)First Trust Portfolios L.P0.60%
iShares FTSE BRIC 50 ETF (BRIC-LSE)iShares0.74%
iShares JP Morgan US Dollar Emerging Markets Bond ETF (IEMB-LSE)iShares0.40%
iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (IEEM-LSE)iShares0.75%
iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Islamic/Shariah ETF (ISEM-LSE)iShares0.85%


References

  1. - Overview of Vanguard Emerging Markets ETF (VWO)
  2. Vanguard Emerging Markets ETF (VWO)
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