Vanguard Health Care Fund

Vanguard Health Care Fund

Vanguard Health Care Fund
Last update 2018-11-01 89 Stocks (4 new)
Value $48.83 Bil Turnover 1 %
Top Holdings: BMY(6.35%) UNH(5.91%) GBR:AZN(5.55%) IRL:AGN(5.41%) LLY(4.93%)
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Vanguard Health Care Fund Profile

Edward Owens has worked in investment management for over 30 years. He has managed the Vanguard Health Care Fund (VGHCX) since its inception in May 1984. Owens received a B.A. from the University of Virginia, and an M.B.A from Harvard Business School.

Vanguard Health Care Fund Investing Philosophy

Mr. Owens invests primarily in health care companies. His strategy is characterized by a long-term focus and careful attention to valuations.

Historical Allocation of Stock, Bonds, Cash

Performance of Vanguard Healthcare Fund

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Commentaries and Stories
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Vanguard Health Care Fund's Largest Sales of the 3rd Quarter
Fund trims Cigna and Eli Lilly holdings, sells Envision Healthcare
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27 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-11-07 21:27
Vanguard Health Care Fund Buys 4 Stocks in 3rd Quarter
The fund’s largest new position is Elanco Animal Health
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109 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2018-11-07 17:40
5 Health Care Stocks Gurus Are Buying
Cigna, Allergan on the list
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266 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-10-30 21:24
Vanguard Health Care Fund Establishes 6 New Positions
Health care-focused fund releases 2nd-quarter portfolio
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295 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2018-08-03 22:00
5 Hot Reat-Estate Positions in Gurus' Portfolios
Investors are buying Alexandria, Liberty Trust
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61 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-06-24 15:09
6 Companies With Growing Book Value
Stocks offer a wide margin of safety
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109 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-06-18 19:15
Vanguard Health Care Reduces Abbott, Bristol-Myers Positions
Fund's largest sales of the 1st quarter
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37 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-05-08 18:51
2 Gurus Post Whopper Gains on Struggling Biotech
Vanguard and Eaton Vance health care funds profit big as a result of merger with giant Swiss biotech
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647 Views    Yamil Berard    2018-05-02 18:33
5 Health Care Stocks in Gurus' Portfolios
Amgen, DexCom among those companies
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68 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-04-23 14:38
Vanguard Health Care Fund's Largest Sales of the 4th Quarter
The fund trimmed its UnitedHealth, Cigna, Eli Lilly holdings
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82 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-02-08 19:34

Top Ranked Articles
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The Conundrum in Health Care Investing
The pros and cons faced by investors investing in health care companies
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4045 Views    Grahamites    2016-03-07 01:22
5 Top Stocks of the Outperforming Vanguard Health Care Fund
The fund has beat the index on a one-, five- and 10-year basis and since inception
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2564 Views    Holly LaFon    2015-12-28 14:11
Market-Beating Vanguard Health Care Fund Adds Shares to 5 Positions
Solid growth has attended the sector until this year
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1668 Views    Holly LaFon    2016-05-03 21:00
Walgreens, Rite Aid Reduce Price, Postpone Closing of Merger
Deal’s value reduced by at least $2 billion
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341 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2017-01-30 16:44
Abbott Labs Declares Quarterly Dividend
Global health care company will pay its shareholders 26.5 cents per share
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182 Views    Alberto Abaterusso    2017-06-09 18:56
Spiros Segalas Picks Up 5 New Stocks in 3rd Quarter
Guru exits position established in 2nd quarter
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339 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2017-10-02 17:00