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Vanguard Market Neutral Fund Investor Shares (VMNFX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Market neutral
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Above Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation while limiting exposure to general stock market risk. The fund follows a market neutral strategy- which the managers define as a strategy designed to produce a portfolio that is neutral with respect to general stock market risk (sometimes referred to as beta neutrality). Beta is a measure of a portfolio's volatility relative to the volatility of the general stock market. The fund- as a whole- does not seek to adhere to any other definition of market neutrality.


1 month-0.25% 3 years+0.62%
3 months+0.34% 5 years+3.04%
1 year-5.10% Since inception+2.67%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Market neutral

Performance 5-yr return+3.04%+0.91%
Expense ratio1.60%1.63%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.570.35
Net assets$1.9B$413.3M
Average market cap$5.2B$36.0B
Average P/E17.521.7
Portfolio turnover64%64%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureJames Stetler / 5 Years
Minimal initial investment$250,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--


U.S. stock38.06%
International stock3.81%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 18.50%
Industrial materials 13.92%
Consumer goods 12.61%
Healthcare 9.89%
Consumer service 9.29%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
FGEN FibroGen Inc44.05%
PBYI Puma Biotechnology Inc27.68%
UCTT Ultra Clean Holdings Inc26.64%
BIG Big Lots Inc26.56%
SNX SYNNEX Corp26.51%
MNRO Monro Inc26.28%
ARRY Array Biopharma Inc26.18%
GBX Greenbrier Companies Inc25.95%
RF Regions Financial Corp25.92%
CHFC Chemical Financial Corp25.75%