Vanguard Equity-Income Fund Investor Shares (VEIPX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Large value
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Below Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to provide an above-average level of current income and reasonable long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests mainly in common stocks of mid-size and large companies whose stocks typically pay above-average levels of dividend income and are- in the opinion of the purchasing advisor- undervalued relative to similar stocks. In addition- the advisors generally look for companies that they believe are committed to paying dividends consistently. Under normal circumstances- it will invest at least 80% of its assets in equity securities. The fund uses multiple investment advisors.


1 month-0.93% 3 years+9.52%
3 months-5.62% 5 years+11.70%
1 year+11.68% Since inception+10.25%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Large value

Performance 5-yr return+11.70%+10.32%
Expense ratio0.26%1.02%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.200.97
Net assets$30.8B$2.8B
Average market cap$101.1B$97.7B
Average P/E22.016.8
Portfolio turnover28%28%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureJames Stetler / 14 Years
Minimal initial investment$3,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--


U.S. stock88.04%
International stock8.68%
Fixed income1.22%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 18.11%
Consumer goods 14.58%
Energy 13.72%
Financial service 11.46%
Healthcare 11.41%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
MSFT Microsoft5.32%
JPM JPMorgan Chase3.85%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson2.81%
PM Philip Morris2.66%
WFC Wells Fargo2.49%
VZ Verizon2.46%
CSCO Cisco2.40%
CVX Chevron2.11%
PFE Pfizer2.09%
INTC Intel2.05%