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Vanguard High-Yield Corporate Fund Investor Shares (VWEHX)

5.82
Net Asset Value
+0.34%
1 Day
+5.05%
Year-to-Date
Overall Morningstar Rating
High yield bond
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
0.23%
Expense Ratio
Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to provide a high level of current income. The fund invests primarily in a diversified group of high-yielding, higher-risk corporate bonds-commonly known as "junk bonds"-with medium- and lower-range credit-quality ratings. It invests at least 80% of its assets in corporate bonds that are rated below Baa by Moody's Investors Service, Inc. (Moody's); have an equivalent rating by any other independent bond-rating agency; or, if unrated, are determined to be of comparable quality by the fund's advisor. The fund's high-yield bonds and loans mostly have short- and intermediate-term maturities.

Performance

1 month+0.29% 3 years+4.59%
3 months+0.51% 5 years+6.67%
1 year+8.87% Since inception+8.46%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. High yield bond

 VWEHXCategory
Performance 5-yr return+6.67%+7.05%
Expense ratio0.23%1.10%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.391.19
Net assets$20.5B$1.4B
Average market cap--$7.8B
Average P/E----
Portfolio turnover34%34%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureMichael Hong / 8 Years
Minimal initial investment$3,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--

Holdings

Fixed income97.50%
Other1.00%
Cash0.84%
U.S. stock0.66%
International stock0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 100.00%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Energy 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 0.95%
-- 0.92%
-- 0.85%
-- 0.82%
-- 0.81%
-- 0.74%
-- 0.74%
-- 0.72%
-- 0.71%
-- 0.71%