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Vanguard Inflation-Protected Securities Fund Investor Shares (VIPSX)

13.18
Net Asset Value
-0.15%
1 Day
+1.54%
Year-to-Date
Overall Morningstar Rating
Inflation-protected bond
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
0.20%
Expense Ratio
Above Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to provide inflation protection and income consistent with investment in inflation-indexed securities. The fund invests at least 80% of its assets in inflation-indexed bonds issued by the U.S. government, its agencies and instrumentalities, and corporations. It may invest in bonds of any maturity; however, its dollar-weighted average maturity is expected to be in the range of 7 to 20 years. At a minimum, all bonds purchased by the fund will be rated investment-grade or, if unrated, will be considered by the advisor to be investment-grade.

Performance

1 month+0.46% 3 years+0.71%
3 months+0.18% 5 years+0.17%
1 year-0.50% Since inception+5.34%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Inflation-protected bond

 VIPSXCategory
Performance 5-yr return+0.17%-0.17%
Expense ratio0.20%0.71%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-0.05-0.11
Net assets$27.1B$1.9B
Average market cap--$11.0B
Average P/E--24.0
Portfolio turnover27%27%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureGemma Wright-Casparius / 5 Years
Minimal initial investment$3,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--

Holdings

Fixed income99.79%
Cash0.21%
U.S. stock0.00%
International stock0.00%
Other0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 5.28%
-- 4.72%
-- 4.68%
-- 4.05%
-- 3.92%
-- 3.90%
-- 3.89%
-- 3.83%
-- 3.82%
-- 3.80%