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Vanguard Short-Term Investment-Grade Fund Investor Shares (VFSTX)

10.75
Net Asset Value
+0.19%
1 Day
+1.80%
Year-to-Date
Overall Morningstar Rating
Short-term bond
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
0.20%
Expense Ratio
Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to provide current income while maintaining limited price volatility. The fund invests in a variety of high-quality and, to a lesser extent, medium-quality fixed income securities, at least 80% of which will be short- and intermediate-term investment-grade securities. High-quality fixed income securities are those rated the equivalent of A3 or better; medium-quality fixed income securities are those rated the equivalent of Baa1, Baa2, or Baa3.

Performance

1 month+0.75% 3 years+2.45%
3 months+1.55% 5 years+2.21%
1 year+2.97% Since inception+6.25%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Short-term bond

 VFSTXCategory
Performance 5-yr return+2.21%+1.54%
Expense ratio0.20%0.82%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.520.98
Net assets$55.1B$2.1B
Average market cap--$45.4B
Average P/E--19.5
Portfolio turnover75%75%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

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

Holdings

Fixed income89.09%
Cash10.81%
Other0.11%
U.S. stock0.00%
International stock0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Consumer goods 100.00%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Energy 0.00%
Financial service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 2.34%
-- 1.64%
-- 1.27%
-- 1.15%
-- 0.79%
-- 0.59%
-- 0.52%
-- 0.40%
-- 0.38%
-- 0.38%

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