Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 13th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 15th will be given a dividend of 0.437 per share by the exchange traded fund on Tuesday, December 19th. This represents a $1.75 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.06%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 14th. This is a boost from Vanguard Information Technology ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.42.

Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA VGT) traded up $0.17 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $165.16. The stock had a trading volume of 437,246 shares, compared to its average volume of 469,475. Vanguard Information Technology ETF has a 12 month low of $121.20 and a 12 month high of $168.23.

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About Vanguard Information Technology ETF

Vanguard Information Technology ETF seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Information Technology 25/50 Index, a benchmark of large-, mid-, and small-cap United States stocks in the information technology sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).

Dividend History for Vanguard Information Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:VGT)

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