VGK - Vanguard FTSE Europe Index Fund ETF Shares

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-0.19 (-0.33%)
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Previous Close58.24
Bid57.95 x 4000
Ask57.96 x 36200
Day's Range57.92 - 58.20
52 Week Range49.46 - 59.09
Avg. Volume2,800,653
Net Assets20.56B
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
YTD Daily Total Return-0.68%
Beta (5Y Monthly)1.02
Expense Ratio (net)0.09%
Inception Date2005-03-04
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    Which City Will Overtake London As Europe's Financial Hub After Brexit?

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