Vanguard Short-Term Federal Fund Investor Shares (VSGBX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Short government
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks current income while maintaining limited price volatility. The fund invests at least 80% of its assets in short-term bonds issued or guaranteed by the U.S. government and its agencies and instrumentalities- many of which are not backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S. government. It is expected to maintain a dollar-weighted average maturity of 1 to 4 years.


1 month+0.22% 3 years+0.54%
3 months-0.28% 5 years+0.59%
1 year-0.06% Since inception+4.77%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Short government

Performance 5-yr return+0.59%+0.33%
Expense ratio0.20%0.74%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.19-0.14
Net assets$4.9B$977.2M
Average market cap----
Average P/E----
Portfolio turnover304%304%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureBrian Quigley / 3 Years
Minimal initial investment$3,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--


Fixed income98.51%
U.S. stock0.00%
International stock0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 5.25%
-- 4.69%
-- 4.27%
-- 3.47%
-- 3.21%
-- 2.83%
-- 2.42%
-- 2.38%
-- 2.36%
-- 2.13%