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Vanguard Long-Term Investment-Grade Fund Investor Shares (VWESX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Corporate bond
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to provide a high and sustainable level of current income. The fund invests in a variety of high-quality and, to a lesser extent, medium-quality fixed income securities, at least 80% of which will be intermediate- and long-term investment-grade securities. High-quality fixed income securities are those rated the equivalent of A3 or better; medium-quality fixed income securities are those rated the equivalent of Baa1, Baa2, or Baa3. The fund's dollar-weighted average maturity is expected to fall within a range that is five years shorter than or five years longer than that of its benchmark index.


1 month-0.99% 3 years+9.15%
3 months-1.31% 5 years+7.48%
1 year+12.67% Since inception+8.62%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Corporate bond

Performance 5-yr return+7.48%+5.14%
Expense ratio0.21%0.88%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.931.17
Net assets$15.6B$1.6B
Average market cap--$23.4B
Average P/E--15.3
Portfolio turnover35%35%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVanguard
Fund manager & tenureGregory Nassour / 2 Years
Minimal initial investment$3,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--


Fixed income96.19%
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
-- 2.08%
-- 1.69%
-- 1.36%
-- 1.25%
-- 1.05%
-- 0.81%
-- 0.78%
-- 0.76%
-- 0.74%
-- 0.71%

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