Vanguard VTS ETF (ASX:VTS)

The Vanguard VTS ETF provides investors with broad, diversified exposure to the US market. The ETF is not hedged, meaning investors are also exposed to exchange rate fluctuations.

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VTS ETF price, fees & data

Ticker code: VTS
Yearly fee (MER): 0.03%
FUM: $2084.38 million
Monthly spread: 0.08%

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$27.50
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$25.00
$27.50
$30.00
$32.50
$35.00
$37.50
$40.00
$42.50
Range: 1 mth | 3 mths | 6 mths | 1 yr | 2 yrs | 5 yrs | 10 yrs

ETF share prices are updated using end of day data from the ASX. FUM, fee and spread data is updated monthly, with a delay of up to 6 weeks. Refer to the ETF's PDS and the ASX website for up-to-date information.

Data Last Updated: December 2020

What does the VTS ASX ETF invest in?

The VTS ETF invests in a portfolio of more than 3,500 US-listed companies, many of them large-caps. This ETF covers a broad range of industries and invests in many household names including Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ: MSFT), Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Amazon.com Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN).

What do investors use the VTS ETF for?

The VTS ETF could be used by investors to gain broad exposure to the US share market. This is one of the most highly-diversified US equity ETFs available on the ASX.

Explained: VTS's dividend information

VTS dividend yield

Last 12m yield: 1.41%

Dividend yield information is recorded based on the last 12-month returns. Refer to the Issuer’s website before choosing this ETF for its dividend yield.

When does VTS pay a dividend?

A quarterly distribution means the ETF or managed fund expects to return income (generated by the fund) or excess capital gains back to you, the investor, every three months.

VTS dividend reinvestment plan (DRP)

A ‘No DRP’ Distribution Reinvestment Plan (DRP) fund means that the ETF or managed fund do not allow you, the investor, to take some of your monthly, quarterly, half-yearly or yearly distributions as new units in the ETF/fund.

Fund issuer

Vanguard Australia is one of Australia’s largest ETF providers, both by number of ETFs and total money invested (called ‘funds under management’).

Warnings we apply to the VTS ETF

The following warnings are applied by our ETF research team. Please know that these warnings are based on quantitative metrics and our internal methodology. These risks are not exhaustive and therefore they should not be relied upon. Always read the PDS of the function and speak to your financial adviser before acting on this information.

VTS tax domicile

USA

This fund/ETF is not registered in Australia for tax purposes. This fund is registered in the United States of America and may expose you to extra tax rules. 

VTS ETF registry

Computershare is not only the largest share registry in Australia but also the world. The company was founded in 1978 as one of Melbourne’s first start-up technology companies, initially providing computer services to businesses.

Sector Information

The Best ETFs global or international shares sector includes ETFs, managed funds and index funds which cover international equities/share markets.

International shares sector data

Average 1Y return: 15.83%

Average FUM: $474.60

Average fee (MER): 0.56%

How VTS compares:

1Y return: 20.22%

FUM: $2084.38

Fee (MER): 0.03%

Sector information is recorded based on the last 12-month returns to December 2020. Refer to the Issuer’s website, speak to your financial adviser and always the fund’s Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) before choosing an ETF for its dividend yield, past returns or fees. Past performance can be a poor indicator of future performance. 

Value of 100 shares in VTS

This chart show the value of 100 VTS shares up to year (if available). Data in this chart is based on end-of-day pricing and NOT including dividends/distributions. Past performance is not indicative of future performance.

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