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Vanguard High-Yield Corporate Fund Investor Shares (VWEHX)

5.95
Net Asset Value
0.00%
1 Day
+2.06%
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+1.15% 3 years+4.72%
3 months+1.98% 5 years+6.54%
1 year+10.64% Since inception+8.50%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. High yield bond

 VWEHXCategory
Performance 5-yr return+6.54%+5.56%
Expense ratio0.23%1.08%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.311.11
Net assets$23.0B$1.4B
Average market cap--$7.2B
Average P/E----
Portfolio turnover26%26%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureMichael Hong / 9 Years
Minimal initial investment$3,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--

Holdings

Fixed income94.31%
Cash4.27%
Other0.85%
U.S. stock0.58%
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
-- 1.38%
-- 0.93%
-- 0.88%
-- 0.83%
-- 0.74%
-- 0.70%
-- 0.67%
-- 0.65%
-- 0.64%
-- 0.63%