VDE - Vanguard Energy Index Fund

NYSEArca - NYSEArca Delayed Price. Currency in USD
102.59
+1.47 (+1.45%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close101.12
Open101.53
Bid97.97 x 100
Ask105.68 x 100
Day's Range101.18 - 102.59
52 Week Range83.80 - 107.20
Volume606,669
Avg. Volume327,870
Net Assets4.43B
NAV92.42
PE Ratio (TTM)24.40
Yield3.11%
YTD Return-6.05%
Beta (3y)1.10
Expense Ratio (net)0.10%
Inception Date2004-09-23
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  • Crude Oil Prices Rose despite the Build in US Oil Inventories
    Market Realist18 hours ago

    Crude Oil Prices Rose despite the Build in US Oil Inventories

    On April 25, the EIA released its crude oil inventory report. The EIA reported that US crude oil inventories increased by 2.1 MMbbls (million barrels) to 429.7 MMbbls on April 13–20. However, the inventories declined by 98.9 MMbbls or ~18.7% YoY (year-over-year).

  • Oil Rig Count: Is More Upside Possible?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Oil Rig Count: Is More Upside Possible?

    In the week ending April 20, the oil rig count rose by five to 820—the highest level in more than three years.

  • ETF Trends4 days ago

    Biggest Energy ETF Jumps 4% Over Past Week

    The Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLE), the largest equity-based energy ETF, jumped by about 4% last week in what is perhaps the latest sign that the energy sector rebound is proving legitimate. ...

  • Crude Oil Futures’ Outlook: Key Drivers on April 23–27
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Crude Oil Futures’ Outlook: Key Drivers on April 23–27

    On April 24, the API is scheduled to release its weekly US crude oil inventory report. On April 25, the EIA is scheduled to release its US crude oil production data. Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE), is scheduled to release its US crude oil rig count report on April 27, 2018.

  • Gasoline Demand and Crude Oil Futures’ Bullish Momentum
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Gasoline Demand and Crude Oil Futures’ Bullish Momentum

    June 2018 WTI oil futures contracts fell 0.1% from the previous settlement to $68.33 per barrel at 2:00 AM EST on April 23. However, WTI oil futures contracts rose 0.1% on April 20.

  • Forecasting National Oilwell Varco’s Stock Price
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Forecasting National Oilwell Varco’s Stock Price

    Between February 5, 2018, when National Oilwell Varco’s (NOV) 4Q17 earnings were announced, and April 16, 2018, NOV’s IV (implied volatility) has fallen from ~45% to ~34.5%. Since February 5, its stock price has risen 12%, and the Vanguard Energy ETF (VDE) (of which NOV comprises 0.89%) has risen 4%. The oil and gas equipment and service sector accounts for 13.3% of VDE, which comprises energy product exploration and production companies.

  • How National Oilwell Varco Performed in 4Q17
    Market Realist7 days ago

    How National Oilwell Varco Performed in 4Q17

    From 4Q16 to 4Q17, National Oilwell Varco’s (NOV) Wellbore Technologies revenue rose 34.5%, the highest revenue rise among NOV’s operating segments. Its Completion & Production Solutions segment witnessed 14.6% revenue growth. National Oilwell Varco comprises 0.89% of the Vanguard Energy ETF (VDE), which includes energy exploration and production companies. The oil and gas equipment and service sector accounts for 13.3% of VDE. In the past year, VDE has risen 3%, while NOV has risen 1%. National Oilwell Varco’s segments by operating income

  • US Natural Gas Consumption Fell on April 12–18
    Market Realist7 days ago

    US Natural Gas Consumption Fell on April 12–18

    PointLogic estimates that US natural gas consumption fell ~9% to 67.7 Bcf per day on April 12–18, 2018. However, consumption increased ~23.3% or by 12.8 Bcf (billion cubic feet) per day from a year ago.

  • US Crude Oil Production Reached a New Record
    Market Realist8 days ago

    US Crude Oil Production Reached a New Record

    The EIA released the weekly US crude oil output data on April 18, 2018. The EIA reported that the US crude oil output rose by 15,000 bpd (barrels per day) to a record high of 10,540,000 bpd on April 6–13, 2018. The production also rose by 1,288,000 bpd or ~14% YoY (year-over-year).

  • US Crude Oil Inventories Pushed Crude Oil Prices Higher
    Market Realist8 days ago

    US Crude Oil Inventories Pushed Crude Oil Prices Higher

    The EIA released its weekly crude oil inventory report on April 18, 2018. The EIA reported that US crude oil inventories decreased by 1 MMbbls (million barrels) to 427.5 MMbbls on April 6–13, 2018. The inventories dropped by 104.7 MMbbls or ~20% YoY (year-over-year).

  • API Reported a Drop in US Crude Oil Inventories
    Market Realist8 days ago

    API Reported a Drop in US Crude Oil Inventories

    May 2018 WTI crude oil futures contracts rose 0.9% from the previous settlement and were trading at $67.13 per barrel at 2:25 AM EST on April 18, 2018.

  • ETF Trends9 days ago

    Once Sluggish Energy ETFs Gain Momentum

    Energy stocks and the Energy Select Sector SPDR (XLE) , the largest equity-based energy exchange traded fund, are in rally mode. For its part, XLE is up nearly 7% over the past week, indicating that the fund is taking advantage of some favorable seasonality for the energy sector. Top holdings include well-known names such as Exxon Mobil (XOM), Chevron Corp ( CVX ), and ConocoPhilips (COP) .

  • ETF Trends10 days ago

    Energy ETFs: More Participation in Oil’s Upside?

    The United States Oil Fund (USO) , which tracks West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures, is up more than 9% over the past month while the Energy Select Sector SPDR (XLE) , the largest equity-based energy exchange traded fund, is higher by “just” 6.7% over that same period. Market observers and analysts argue that U.S. energy stocks are in a position to outperform broader equity markets this year, even if oil prices don’t move higher. The energy industry has grown more efficient after cutting costs in response to the plunge in crude oil prices in previous years, so they are now in a better position to improve revenue at lower oil prices.

  • Gasoline Demand Impacts Crude Oil Prices
    Market Realist10 days ago

    Gasoline Demand Impacts Crude Oil Prices

    May 2018 WTI oil futures contracts rose 0.4% from the previous settlement to $66.51 per barrel at 1:45 AM EST on April 17, 2018. However, WTI oil futures contracts fell 1.7% on April 16, 2018.

  • Crude Oil Futures: Key Drivers on April 17–20
    Market Realist10 days ago

    Crude Oil Futures: Key Drivers on April 17–20

    On April 18, 2018, the EIA will release its weekly US crude oil production data. Baker Hughes (BHGE), a GE company, will release its US crude oil rig count report on April 20, 2018.

  • Why the Oil Rig Count Could Increase More
    Market Realist10 days ago

    Why the Oil Rig Count Could Increase More

    In the week ending April 13, 2018, the oil rig count rose by seven to 815—the highest level since March 20, 2015.

  • Schlumberger: Analysts’ Recommendations before 1Q18
    Market Realist10 days ago

    Schlumberger: Analysts’ Recommendations before 1Q18

    In this part, we’ll discuss Wall Street analysts’ recommendations for Schlumberger (SLB) before its 1Q18 earnings release.

  • EIA Upgrades US Natural Gas Consumption Forecast for 2018
    Market Realist11 days ago

    EIA Upgrades US Natural Gas Consumption Forecast for 2018

    PointLogic estimates that US natural gas consumption rose ~6.8% to 74.4 Bcf per day on April 5–11, 2018. Natural gas consumption also increased ~24.8% or by 14.8 Bcf per day year-over-year.

  • ETF Trends13 days ago

    As Oil Rises, an Interesting Scenario for Energy ETFs

    The United States Oil Fund (NYSEArca: USO), which tracks West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures, is up 5% over the past week and nearly 9% over the past month. The Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: ...

  • Larger Drop in US Natural Gas Inventories Helped Gas Prices
    Market Realist14 days ago

    Larger Drop in US Natural Gas Inventories Helped Gas Prices

    The EIA (U.S. Energy Information Administration) released its weekly natural gas storage report on April 12, 2018. The EIA reported that US natural gas inventories declined by 19 Bcf (billion cubic feet) to 1,335 Bcf on March 30–April 6, 2018. The inventories also declined by 725 Bcf or 35% from a year ago.

  • US Crude Oil Production: A Big Threat to Crude Oil Prices?
    Market Realist15 days ago

    US Crude Oil Production: A Big Threat to Crude Oil Prices?

    The EIA released the weekly US crude oil production data on April 11, 2018. The EIA reported that US crude oil production rose by 65,000 bpd (barrels per day) to a record high of 10,525,000 bpd on March 30–April 6, 2018. The production also increased by 1,290,000 bpd or ~13.9% from a year ago.

  • EIA Reported a Surprise Build in US Crude Oil Inventories
    Market Realist15 days ago

    EIA Reported a Surprise Build in US Crude Oil Inventories

    The EIA (U.S. Energy Information Administration) released its crude oil inventory report on April 11, 2018. The EIA reported that US crude oil inventories increased by 3.3 MMbbls (million barrels) to 428.6 MMbbls on March 30–April 6, 2018. However, the inventories declined by 104.7 MMbbls or 19.6% from a year ago.

  • Where RPC’s Net Debt-To-Equity Ratio May Be Headed
    Market Realist16 days ago

    Where RPC’s Net Debt-To-Equity Ratio May Be Headed

    Since 2015, RPC’s (RES) net debt has been negative, as it has had no debt and positive cash and equivalents. Its net debt was -$91.0 million in 2017.

  • API Reported an Unexpected Build in US Crude Oil Inventories
    Market Realist16 days ago

    API Reported an Unexpected Build in US Crude Oil Inventories

    May WTI (West Texas Intermediate) crude oil futures contracts fell 0.24% from the previous settlement and were trading at $65.35 per barrel at 2:00 AM EST on April 11, 2018.

  • Oil Rig Count Could Kill the Upside in Oil Prices
    Market Realist16 days ago

    Oil Rig Count Could Kill the Upside in Oil Prices

    US crude oil prices and the oil rig count usually move in a pattern with oil prices leading moves in rigs by three to six months. The above graph illustrates the pattern.