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Vanguard LifeStrategy Conservative Growth Fund Investor Shares (VSCGX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Allocation--30% to 50% equity
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Below Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks current income and low to moderate capital appreciation. The fund invests in other Vanguard mutual funds according to a fixed formula that reflects an allocation of approximately 60% of the fund's assets to bonds and 40% to common stocks. Its indirect bond holdings are a diversified mix of short-- intermediate-- and long-term U.S. government- U.S. agency- and investment-grade U.S. corporate bonds; mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities; and government- agency- corporate- and securitized investment-grade foreign bonds issued in currencies other than the U.S. dollar (but hedged by Vanguard to minimize foreign currency exposure).


1 month+0.76% 3 years+5.16%
3 months+2.84% 5 years+6.63%
1 year+10.75% Since inception+7.00%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Allocation--30% to 50% equity

Performance 5-yr return+6.63%+5.30%
Expense ratio0.13%1.18%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.441.10
Net assets$9.4B$2.2B
Average market cap$37.0B$51.7B
Average P/E19.420.3
Portfolio turnover9%9%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureManagement Team / 23 Years
Minimal initial investment$3,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--


Fixed income58.00%
U.S. stock23.96%
International stock15.32%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 18.84%
Industrial materials 14.19%
Energy 10.89%
Consumer goods 10.71%
Healthcare 10.19%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
VTBIX Vanguard Total Bond Market II Index Fund Investor Shares41.88%
VTSMX Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund Investor Shares24.24%
VTIBX Vanguard Total International Bond Index Fund Investor Shares17.71%
VGTSX Vanguard Total International Stock Index Fund Investor Shares16.15%