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

61.09
Delayed Data
As of Aug 28
 -0.0211 / -0.03%
Today’s Change
60.60
Today|||52-Week Range
68.51
+0.34%
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 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.

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Performance

1 month+0.00% 3 years+0.53%
3 months+0.10% 5 years+0.70%
1 year+0.79% Since inception+0.87%
Data through 08/29/2015

Quote Details

Previous close$61.11
Open day’s range61.05 – 61.16
Net asset value (NAV)61.05 (08/28/2015)
Daily volume65,260
Average volume (3 months)161,737
Data as of 3:57pm ET, 08/28/2015

Peer Comparisonvs. Short government ETFs

 VGSHCategory
Performance 5-yr return+0.70%+0.55%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.12%0.13%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.120.71
Net assets$839.9M$1.7B
Average market cap--$19.8B
Average P/E--18.2
Dividend / Share--0.06%

Competitors

SST SPDR® Barclays Short Term Treasury ETF
SCHO Schwab Short-Term U.S. Treasury ETF™
TUZ PIMCO 1-3 Year U.S. Treasury Index Excha...

Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 2.41%
-- 2.41%
-- 2.30%
-- 2.06%
-- 2.01%
-- 1.96%
-- 1.92%
-- 1.82%
-- 1.65%
-- 1.56%

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