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Vanguard Consumer Staples Index Fund Class Admiral Shares (VCSAX)

64.60
Net Asset Value
+0.11%
1 Day
+4.80%
Year-to-Date
Overall Morningstar Rating
Consumer defensive
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
0.12%
Expense Ratio
Below Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Index (IMI)/Consumer Staples 25/50, an index made up of stocks of large, mid-size, and small U.S. companies within the consumer staples sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). It attempts to replicate the target index by investing all, or substantially all, of its assets in the stocks that make up the index, holding each stock in approximately the same proportion as its weighting in the index. The fund is non-diversified.

Performance

1 month+4.89% 3 years+15.88%
3 months+4.35% 5 years+16.81%
1 year+19.47% Since inception+10.41%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Consumer defensive

 VCSAXCategory
Performance 5-yr return+16.81%+16.03%
Expense ratio0.12%1.52%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.661.35
Net assets$2.8B$687.3M
Average market cap$56.8B$59.5B
Average P/E22.021.4
Portfolio turnover5%5%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureMichael Johnson / 4 Years
Minimal initial investment$100,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--

Holdings

U.S. stock100.00%
International stock0.00%
Fixed income0.00%
Cash0.00%
Other0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Consumer goods 77.17%
Consumer service 22.48%
Business service 0.14%
Healthcare 0.10%
Industrial materials 0.10%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
PG Procter & Gamble10.76%
KO Coca-Cola8.10%
PEP Pepsi6.92%
PM Philip Morris6.10%
CVS CVS Caremark5.84%
WMT Wal-Mart5.62%
MO Altria Group4.46%
WBA Walgreen4.00%
MDLZ Mondelez International Inc3.69%
COST Costco3.18%