Vanguard Short-Term Investment-Grade Inv
(VFSTX)
US Markets Closed
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10.76
+0.00
+0.00%
:

Previous Close

10.76

Net Assets

11.48B

Yield

1.93%

Front load

None

Expenses

0.20%

Category

Short-Term Bond

Morningstar Risk

Above Average

Morningstar Rating ★★★★
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Performance
Returns %
Key statistics
  • Composition
  • Performance
  • Top Holdings
  • Top Rated Funds
  • Fund vs. Category
Quarterly Returns
  • Annual

  • VFSTX

  • Category

    • 2013

    • 0.97%

    • -

    • 2012

    • 4.52%

    • -

    • 2011

    • 1.93%

    • -

    • 2010

    • 5.21%

    • -

    • 2013

    • 2012

    • 2011

      • Q1

      • 0.46%

      • 1.58%

      • 0.63%

      • Q2

      • -0.98%

      • 0.67%

      • 0.98%

      • Q3

      • 0.93%

      • 1.66%

      • -0.16%

      • Q4

      • 0.58%

      • 0.55%

      • 0.47%

      Composition
      Bond Investment Style
      The two dimensions of the Fund Style box measure the average size of companies that have been in the FUND, from the top to bottom, and the average valuation characteristics of the FUND's past stock holdings, from left to right.
      • Name

      • % Portfolio Weight

      • Shares Held

      • Change

        • US Treasury Note 0.875%

        • 1.86

        • 918,500,000

        • 918,500,000

        • US Treasury Note 0.375%

        • 1.83

        • 904,000,000

        • 0

        • US Treasury Note 0.375%

        • 1.41

        • 693,721,000

        • -424,300,000

        • US Treasury Note 0.25%

        • 0.70

        • 343,800,000

        • 280,000,000

        • US Treasury Note 0.25%

        • 0.68

        • 337,500,000

        • 337,500,000

        • US Treasury Note 2.5%

        • 0.58

        • 280,000,000

        • 0

        • US Treasury Note 0.25%

        • 0.51

        • 251,000,000

        • 251,000,000

        • US Treasury Note 0.375%

        • 0.38

        • 187,712,000

        • 0

        • Republic Of Turkey 7%

        • 0.32

        • 145,480,000

        • 0

        • US Treasury Note 0.25%

        • 0.30

        • 147,635,000

        • 0

        • Name

        • Rating

        • YTD Return %

          • Transamerica Short-Term Bond I2

          • ★★★★★
          • 2.00

          • Virtus Multi-Sector S/T Bd T

          • ★★★★★
          • 1.47

          • Columbia Limited Duration Credit Instl

          • ★★★★★
          • 2.17

          • Thompson Bond

          • ★★★★★
          • 2.46

          • Thornburg Limited Term Income Instl

          • ★★★★★
          • 4.28

          • Virtus Multi-Sector S/T Bd B

          • ★★★★★
          • 1.71

          • Virtus Multi-Sector S/T Bd A

          • ★★★★★
          • 2.11

          • Thornburg Limited Term Income C

          • ★★★★★
          • 3.89

          • Metropolitan West Low Duration Bond I

          • ★★★★★
          • 1.57

          • Thornburg Limited Term Income A LW

          • ★★★★★
          • 4.06

          • Name

          • VFSTX

          • Category

            • Expense Ratio

            • 0.20%

            • 0.83%

            • Net Assets

            • 11.48B

            • 640.53M

            • Dividend Yield

            • -

            • 2.30

            • Price/Book

            • -

            • 2.21

            • Price/Sales

            • -

            • 1.52

            • Price/Cash Flow

            • -

            • 7.30

            Profile

            Name of Issuer

            Vanguard

            Fund Style

            Open

            Fund Manager

            Gregory Nassour

            Investment Style

            -

            The investment seeks to provide current income while maintaining limited price volatility. 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 short- and intermediate-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. It is expected to.

            Purchase Information

            Initial Purchase 3,000
            Initial Purchase: IRA NA
            Initial Purchase: AIP 0
            Front load None
            Back Load None

            Inception

            10/29/1982