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

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Short-term bond
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
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.


1 month+0.12% 3 years+2.22%
3 months+0.33% 5 years+2.46%
1 year+2.97% Since inception+6.23%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Short-term bond

Performance 5-yr return+2.46%+1.69%
Expense ratio0.20%0.82%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.821.25
Net assets$57.9B$2.2B
Average market cap--$43.4B
Average P/E--18.6
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--


Fixed income85.99%
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
-- 1.33%
-- 1.33%
-- 0.90%
-- 0.77%
-- 0.74%
-- 0.72%
-- 0.68%
-- 0.64%
-- 0.64%
-- 0.57%

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