In trading on Wednesday, shares of the Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (VYM) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $85.13, changing hands as high as $85.72 per share. Vanguard High Dividend Yield shares are currently trading up about 0.3% on the day. The chart below shows the one year performance of VYM shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, VYM’s low point in its 52 week range is $79.78 per share, with $90.93 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $85.46.
The Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (VYM) was trading at $85.82 per share on Wednesday afternoon, up $0.80 (+0.94%). Year-to-date, VYM has gained 0.98%, versus a 5.17% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period.
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