Vanguard High-Yield Corporate Fund Investor Shares (VWEHX)

6.00
Net Asset Value
0.00%
1 Day
+0.50%
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-0.72% 3 years+6.86%
3 months+1.85% 5 years+8.16%
1 year+3.71% Since inception+8.73%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. High yield bond

 VWEHXCategory
Performance 5-yr return+8.16%+7.86%
Expense ratio0.23%1.11%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.501.28
Net assets$17.6B$1.5B
Average market cap--$12.4B
Average P/E--21.1
Portfolio turnover28%28%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureMichael Hong / 7 Years
Minimal initial investment$3,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$3,000.00

Holdings

Fixed income93.76%
Cash4.01%
Other2.23%
U.S. stock0.00%
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
-- 1.04%
-- 1.02%
-- 1.02%
-- 0.95%
-- 0.88%
-- 0.87%
-- 0.86%
-- 0.85%
-- 0.81%
-- 0.78%

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