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Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US Index Fund Admiral Shares (VFWAX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Foreign large blend
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of stocks of companies located in developed and emerging markets outside of the United States. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the FTSE All-World ex US Index, a float-adjusted, market-capitalization-weighted index designed to measure equity market performance of international markets, excluding the United States. The index includes approximately 2,364 stocks of companies located in 46 countries, including both developed and emerging markets.


1 month-2.57% 3 years+4.24%
3 months+4.65% 5 years--
1 year-6.22% Since inception+6.79%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Foreign large blend

Performance 5-yr return--+3.30%
Expense ratio0.14%1.19%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.250.33
Net assets$24.4B$2.7B
Average market cap$26.4B$34.4B
Average P/E15.015.4
Portfolio turnover4%4%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureRyan Ludt / 7 Years
Minimal initial investment$10,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$10,000.00


International stock96.00%
Fixed income2.48%
U.S. stock0.50%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 1.33%
-- 1.08%
-- 1.08%
-- 0.90%
-- 0.85%
-- 0.63%
-- 0.62%
-- 0.62%
-- 0.60%
-- 0.58%