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Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond Index Fund ETF Shares (VGSH)

60.81
Delayed Data
As of 3:59pm ET
 -0.01 / -0.02%
Today’s Change
60.57
Today|||52-Week Range
61.32
-0.18%
Year-to-Date

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted government bond index with a short-term dollar-weighted average maturity. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. 1-3 Year Government Float Adjusted Index. This index includes fixed income securities issued by the U.S. Treasury and U.S. government agencies and instrumentalities, as well as corporate or dollar-denominated foreign debt guaranteed by the U.S. government, all with maturities between 1 and 3 years. At least 80% of the fund's assets will be invested in bonds included in the index.

Performance

1 month+0.11% 3 years+0.71%
3 months+0.23% 5 years+0.55%
1 year+0.23% Since inception+0.81%
Data through 07/27/2017

Quote Details

Previous close$60.82
Open day’s range60.75 – 60.82
Net asset value (NAV)60.78 (07/26/2017)
Daily volume382,972
Average volume (3 months)143,903
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 07/27/2017

Peer Comparisonvs. Short government ETFs

 VGSHCategory
Performance 5-yr return+0.55%+0.38%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.07%0.77%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.570.15
Net assets$2.2B$953.1M
Average market cap----
Average P/E----
Dividend / Share--0.01%

Competitors

SST SPDR® Bloomberg Barclays Short Term Tre...
SCHO Schwab Short-Term U.S. Treasury ETF™
SHY iShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF

Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
Holdings not available.