VDY:CA:TSX-Vanguard FTSE Canadian High Dividend Yield Index ETF

ETF | Others | Toronto Stock Exchange

Last Closing

CAD 32.81


+0.21 (+0.64)%

Market Cap

CAD 0.30B



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The fund seeks to replicate, net of expenses, the FTSE Canada HighDividend Yield Index. It invests primarily in common stocks of Canadian companies that pay dividends.

Inception Date: 02/11/2012

Primary Benchmark: FTSE Canada High Dividend Yield TR CAD

Primary Index: S&P/TSX Composite TR

Gross Expense Ratio: NA%

Management Expense Ratio: 0.22 %

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Relative Performance (Total Returns)

Relative Returns (From:    To: 2019-08-21 )

Largest Industry Peers for Others

Symbol Name Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
FLCP:CA Franklin Liberty Core Plus Bon.. 0.00 %

+0.04 (+0.17%)

XSMC:CA iShares S&P U.S. Small-Cap.. 0.00 %

-0.21 (-0.98%)

BASE-B:CA Evolve Global Materials & .. 0.00 %

-0.23 (-1.14%)

BKL-F:CA Invesco Senior Loan Index ETF .. 0.00 %

-0.01 (-0.05%)

CGAA:CA CI First Asset Global Asset Al.. 0.00 %

+0.01 (+0.05%)

CGL-C:CA iShares Gold Bullion ETF (Non-.. 0.00 %

-0.06 (-0.35%)

DGR-B:CA WisdomTree U.S. Quality Divide.. 0.00 %

+0.07 (+0.25%)

EMV-B:CA WisdomTree Emerging Markets Di.. 0.00 %

+0.06 (+0.23%)

EQL-F:CA Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weig.. 0.00 %

-0.09 (-0.43%)

FHC-F:CA FT AlphaDEX U.S. Consumer Stap.. 0.00 %

+1.06 (+5.71%)


ETFs Containing VDY:CA

SCAD:CA Scotia Strategic Canadian.. 0.00 % 0.74 %


CAD 2.48M

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs. Industry/Classification (Others) Market Performance vs. Exchange (Toronto Stock Exchange)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Capital Gain 9.37% 59% F 58% F
Dividend Return 2.60% 85% B 74% C
Total Return 11.96% 63% D 61% D-
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -4.84% 29% F 45% F
Dividend Return 4.00% 80% B- 71% C-
Total Return -0.84% 36% F 49% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain -3.24% 32% F 50% F
Dividend Return 17.38% 78% C+ 64% D
Total Return 14.13% 41% F 53% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 1.99% 57% F 52% F
Dividend Return 5.73% 72% C- 60% D-
Total Return 3.74% 88% B+ 74% C
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 11.32% 17% F 59% F
Risk Adjusted Return 50.62% 45% F 62% D-
Market Capitalization 0.30B 86% B 66% D

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Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

What to not like:
Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.