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

60.81
Delayed Data
As of Dec 08
 +0.004 / +0.01%
Today’s Change
60.68
Today|||52-Week Range
61.44
+0.08%
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.

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Performance

1 month-0.35% 3 years+0.58%
3 months-0.36% 5 years+0.51%
1 year+0.75% Since inception+0.80%
Data through 12/09/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$60.81
Open day’s range60.76 – 60.81
Net asset value (NAV)60.78 (12/08/2016)
Daily volume167,112
Average volume (3 months)104,047
Data as of 12/08/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Short government ETFs

 VGSHCategory
Performance 5-yr return+0.51%+0.65%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.10%0.78%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.610.29
Net assets$1.5B$1.0B
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.

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