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Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF

ARCA:VGK
Snowflake Description

Mediocre balance sheet unattractive dividend payer.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
VGK
ARCA
$22B
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. US
  3. Diversified Financials
Company description

Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF is an exchange traded fund launched and managed by The Vanguard Group, Inc. The last earnings update was 80 days ago. More info.


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  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF is a fund or ETF! Currently our data availability for these is poor, we only recommend using them as part of a portfolio.
VGK Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
2%
ARCA:VGK
2.4%
US Capital Markets
1.2%
US Market
1 Year Returns
-4.2%
ARCA:VGK
-11.9%
US Capital Markets
3%
US Market
VGK Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) 2% 4.2% 15.2% -4.2% 15.9% -5.3%
US Capital Markets 2.4% 0.6% 12.7% -11.9% 57% 59.3%
US Market 1.2% 2.1% 14.6% 3% 39% 43.5%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • VGK outperformed the Capital Markets industry which returned -11.9% over the past year.
  • VGK underperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 3% over the past year.

VGK Value

 Is Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
  • It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being unavailable. The share price is $55.13.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
ARCA:VGK PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2018-10-31) in USD $-4.95
ARCA:VGK Share Price ** ARCA (2019-03-20) in USD $55.13
United States of America Capital Markets Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 76 Publicly-Listed Capital Markets Companies 25.13x
United States of America Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 3,058 Publicly-Listed Companies 17.69x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF.

ARCA:VGK PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= ARCA:VGK Share Price ÷ EPS (both in USD)

= 55.13 ÷ -4.95

-11.13x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF is loss making, we can't compare its value to the US Capital Markets industry average.
  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the United States of America market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
ARCA:VGK PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section -11.13x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts
Not available
United States of America Capital Markets Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 33 Publicly-Listed Capital Markets Companies 2.17x
United States of America Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 2,103 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.48x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF, we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's assets?
Raw Data
ARCA:VGK PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2018-10-31) in USD $51.34
ARCA:VGK Share Price * ARCA (2019-03-20) in USD $55.13
United States of America Capital Markets Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 149 Publicly-Listed Capital Markets Companies 4.83x
United States of America Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 5,156 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.89x
ARCA:VGK PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= ARCA:VGK Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in USD)

= 55.13 ÷ 51.34

1.07x

* Primary Listing of Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF is good value based on assets compared to the US Capital Markets industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Capital Markets industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Capital Markets industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a total score of 1/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

VGK Future Performance

 How is Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.

Show me the analysis anyway

The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
6.4%
Expected Capital Markets industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Unable to compare Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Unable to compare Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's earnings growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
  • Unable to compare Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
ARCA:VGK Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
United States of America Capital Markets Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 6.4%
United States of America Capital Markets Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 3.8%
United States of America Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 14.3%
United States of America Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 7.1%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
ARCA:VGK Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (4 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in USD Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
ARCA:VGK Past Financials Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2018-10-31 822 -1,956
2018-07-31 783 439
2018-04-30 745 2,835
2018-01-31 666 3,686
2017-10-31 587 4,536
2017-07-31 582 3,096
2017-04-30 576 1,655
2017-01-31 621 123
2016-10-31 667 -1,409
2016-07-31 667 -1,772
2016-04-30 667 -2,134
2016-01-31 656 -1,237

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Unable to determine if Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
  • Unable to determine if Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
ARCA:VGK Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (4 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

ARCA:VGK Past Financials Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) EPS *
2018-10-31 -4.95
2018-07-31 1.11
2018-04-30 6.53
2018-01-31 8.49
2017-10-31 10.86
2017-07-31 7.41
2017-04-30 4.93
2017-01-31 0.37
2016-10-31 -4.23
2016-07-31 -5.32
2016-04-30 -5.37
2016-01-31 -3.11

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.
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Future performance checks
We assess Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

VGK Past Performance

  How has Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's growth in the last year to its industry (Capital Markets).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.
  • Unable to compare Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.
  • Unable to compare Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's 1-year growth to the US Capital Markets industry average as it is not currently profitable.
Earnings and Revenue History
Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

ARCA:VGK Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2018-10-31 821.59 -1,956.32 19.21
2018-07-31 783.08 439.31 19.97
2018-04-30 744.58 2,834.94 20.72
2018-01-31 665.98 3,685.53 18.48
2017-10-31 587.38 4,536.12 16.23
2017-07-31 581.51 3,095.61 15.36
2017-04-30 575.65 1,655.11 14.49
2017-01-31 621.36 122.84 15.40
2016-10-31 667.08 -1,409.44 16.30
2016-07-31 667.07 -1,771.90 19.24
2016-04-30 667.06 -2,134.36 22.17
2016-01-31 656.06 -1,237.44 22.25
2015-10-31 645.05 -340.52 22.33
2015-07-31 669.62 -666.71 21.82
2015-04-30 694.19 -992.90 21.30
2015-01-31 809.24 -610.58 22.48
2014-10-31 924.29 -228.26 23.66
2014-07-31 826.90 1,611.99 21.26
2014-04-30 729.51 3,452.24 18.86
2014-01-31 548.52 3,141.59 16.10
2013-10-31 367.53 2,830.94 13.35
2013-07-31 339.67 2,160.36 11.48
2013-04-30 311.81 1,489.77 9.61
2013-01-31 289.89 993.99 8.89
2012-10-31 267.97 498.22 8.17
2012-07-31 284.28 -511.37 8.96
2012-04-30 300.59 -1,520.95 9.75

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • It is difficult to establish if Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.
  • It is difficult to establish if Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the US Capital Markets industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.
  • It is difficult to establish if Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.
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Past performance checks
We assess Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Capital Markets industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

VGK Health

 How is Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • Low level of unsold assets.
  • Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 2.3x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago.

ARCA:VGK Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2018-10-31 20,272.40 142.67 48.00
2018-07-31 20,272.40 142.67 48.00
2018-04-30 25,573.63 1,001.23 3.73
2018-01-31 25,573.63 1,001.23 3.73
2017-10-31 24,211.88 382.74 112.78
2017-07-31 24,211.88 382.74 112.78
2017-04-30 17,719.01 713.06 33.11
2017-01-31 17,719.01 713.06 33.11
2016-10-31 15,423.09 229.15 13.83
2016-07-31 15,423.09 229.15 13.83
2016-04-30 19,528.44 1,002.36 62.30
2016-01-31 19,528.44 1,002.36 62.30
2015-10-31 21,554.62 267.38 127.03
2015-07-31 21,554.62 267.38 127.03
2015-04-30 20,134.59 568.44 5.16
2015-01-31 20,134.59 568.44 5.16
2014-10-31 17,412.18 128.52 10.31
2014-07-31 17,412.18 128.52 10.31
2014-04-30 22,806.22 617.33 16.70
2014-01-31 22,806.22 617.33 16.70
2013-10-31 17,709.95 81.74 68.26
2013-07-31 17,709.95 81.74 68.26
2013-04-30 10,331.98 690.13 37.34
2013-01-31 10,331.98 690.13 37.34
2012-10-31 8,216.97 37.05 32.87
2012-07-31 8,216.97 37.05 32.87
2012-04-30 6,644.58 381.21 20.68
  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's level of debt (0.7%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).
  • The level of debt compared to net worth has increased over the past 5 years (0.5% vs 0.7% today).
  • Unable to verify if debt is well covered by operating cash flow as Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has not reported sufficient balance sheet data.
  • Unable to confirm if the interest payments on Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's debt are well covered by earnings due to lack of past financial data.
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Financial health checks
We assess Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

VGK Dividends

 What is Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
3.49%
Current annual income from Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF dividends.
If you bought $2,000 of Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF shares you are expected to receive $70 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's pays a higher dividend yield than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in United States of America (1.45%).
  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's dividend is below the markets top 25% of dividend payers in United States of America (3.64%).
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
ARCA:VGK Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
United States of America Capital Markets Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 43 Stocks 2%
United States of America Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 2004 Stocks 2.5%
United States of America Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.8%
United States of America Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 1.4%
United States of America Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 3.6%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

ARCA:VGK Past Annualized Dividends Data
Date (Data in $) Dividend per share (annual) Avg. Yield (%)
2018-12-31 1.923 3.704
2017-12-28 1.511 2.674
2016-12-29 1.663 3.046
2015-12-30 1.711 3.593
2014-12-11 2.367 4.424
2013-12-16 1.783 3.096
2013-05-30 1.258 2.358
2012-12-14 2.986 5.961
2012-06-28 0.988 2.186
2012-01-05 1.007 2.317
2011-06-30 1.007 2.260
2011-01-04 0.982 1.887
2010-07-02 0.982 2.047
2009-12-29 1.497 3.298
2009-06-29 1.497 3.149
2009-03-23 1.215 3.268

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Dividends per share have been volatile in the past 10 years (annual drop of over 20%).
  • Dividends per share have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • The company is paying a dividend however it is incurring a loss.
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.8%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a total score of 2/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

VGK Management

 What is the CEO of Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
  • Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Management Team Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF management team in years:

8.7
Average Tenure
62
Average Age
  • The average tenure for the Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.
Management Team

Jack Brennan

TITLE
Chairman Emeritus and Senior Advisor
AGE
63

Thomas Higgins

TITLE
Chief Financial Officer
AGE
61
TENURE
10.5 yrs

Kathryn Hyatt

TITLE
Treasurer
AGE
63
TENURE
10.3 yrs

Glenn Booraem

TITLE
Controller
AGE
51
TENURE
8.7 yrs

Martha King

TITLE
Managing Director of Institutional Investor Group

John Marcante

TITLE
Managing Director of Information Technology Division

James Norris

TITLE
Member of Senior Management Team

Christine Franquin

TITLE
Portfolio Manager
TENURE
3.2 yrs

Justin Hales

TITLE
Portfolio Manager
TENURE
3.2 yrs
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF board of directors in years:

12.8
Average Tenure
68.5
Average Age
  • The average tenure for the Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF board of directors is over 10 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced board.
Board of Directors

Jack Brennan

TITLE
Chairman Emeritus and Senior Advisor
AGE
63

Al Rankin

TITLE
Independent Trustee and Trustee of The Vanguard Group Inc
AGE
77
TENURE
26.2 yrs

André Perold

TITLE
Independent Trustee and Trustee of The Vanguard Group Inc
AGE
66
TENURE
14.3 yrs

JoAnn Heisen

TITLE
Independent Trustee and Trustee of The Vanguard Group Inc
AGE
68
TENURE
20.7 yrs

Amy Gutmann

TITLE
Independent Trustee
AGE
69
TENURE
12.8 yrs

Emerson Fullwood

TITLE
Independent Trustee
AGE
70
TENURE
11.2 yrs

Raj Gupta

TITLE
Independent Trustee
AGE
73
TENURE
17.3 yrs

Joe Loughrey

TITLE
Independent Trustee
AGE
69
TENURE
9.4 yrs

Mark Loughridge

TITLE
Independent Trustee
AGE
65
TENURE
7 yrs

Scott Malpass

TITLE
Independent Trustee
AGE
56
TENURE
7 yrs
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • No 3 month insider trading information.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price ($) Value ($)
X
Management checks
We assess Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

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VGK Company Info

Description

Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF is an exchange traded fund launched and managed by The Vanguard Group, Inc. The fund invests in public equity markets of developed countries of Europe. It invests in the stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund primarily invests in stocks of large-cap, mid-cap, and small-cap companies. It seeks to replicate the performance of the FTSE Developed Europe All Cap Index, by investing in the stocks of companies as per their weightings in the index. The fund was formerly known as Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard MSCI Europe ETF. Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF was formed on June 18, 1990 and is domiciled in the United States.

Details
Name: Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF
VGK
Exchange: ARCA
Founded: 1990
$21,557,042,677
394,850,515
Website: http://advisors.vanguard.com/VGApp/iip/site/advisor/investments/productoverview?fundId=0963
Address: Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF
100 Vanguard Boulevard,
V26,
Malvern,
Pennsylvania, 19355,
United States
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
ARCA VGK ETF Shares NYSE Arca US USD 10. Mar 2005
LSE 0LMR ETF Shares London Stock Exchange GB USD 10. Mar 2005
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
0
Vanguard International Equity Index Funds - Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF employees.
Industry
Asset Management and Custody Banks
Diversified Financials
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/03/21 00:03
End of day share price update: 2019/03/20 00:00
Last earnings filing: 2018/12/31
Last earnings reported: 2018/10/31
Last annual earnings reported: 2018/10/31


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.