Vanguard Balanced Index Fund Investor Shares (VBINX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Moderate allocation
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Below Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to track the performance of a broad, market-weighted bond index and a benchmark index that measures the investment return of the overall U.S. stock market. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of two benchmark indexes. With approximately 60% of its assets, the fund seeks to track the investment performance of the CRSP U.S. Total Market Index. With approximately 40% of its assets, the fund seeks to track the investment performance of the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Float Adjusted Index.


1 month-1.34% 3 years+12.25%
3 months-0.21% 5 years+10.77%
1 year+9.07% Since inception+8.29%
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Peer Comparisonvs. Moderate allocation

Performance 5-yr return+10.77%+9.75%
Expense ratio0.24%1.30%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.351.06
Net assets$23.2B$2.6B
Average market cap$39.9B$46.7B
Average P/E18.718.1
Portfolio turnover47%47%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureJoshua Barrickman / 1 Years
Minimal initial investment$3,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$3,000.00


U.S. stock55.92%
Fixed income40.60%
International stock0.23%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 16.45%
Industrial materials 12.19%
Energy 11.29%
Healthcare 10.83%
Consumer goods 10.68%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
AAPL Apple Inc1.57%
XOM Exxon Mobil Corporation1.05%
MSFT Microsoft Corp0.90%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson0.78%
WFC Wells Fargo & Co0.71%
GE General Electric Co0.67%
BRKB Berkshire Hathaway Inc Class B0.60%
CVX Chevron Corp0.59%
JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co0.59%
PG Procter & Gamble Co0.59%

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