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Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCSH)

Data as of Jul 23
 +0.07 / +0.09%
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Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted corporate bond index with a short-term dollar-weighted average maturity. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays U.S. 1-5 Year Corporate Bond Index. This index includes U.S. dollar-denominated, investment-grade, fixed-rate, taxable securities issued by industrial, utility, and financial companies, with maturities between 1 and 5 years. At least 80% of the fund's assets will be invested in bonds included in the index.

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1 month+0.21% 3 years+2.93%
3 months+0.65% 5 years--
1 year+2.92% Since inception+3.69%
Data through 07/24/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$80.14
Open day’s range-- – --
Net asset value (NAV)80.15 (07/23/2014)
Daily volume360,277
Average volume (3 months)500,821
Data as of 07/23/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Short-term bond ETFs

Performance 5-yr return--+2.68%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.12%0.23%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio--1.90
Net assets$9.3B$3.0B
Average market cap--$30.7B
Average P/E--16.9
Dividend / Share--0.12%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- US Treasury Note 0.5%0.41%
-- Merrill Lynch Co Inc Mtn Be 6.875%0.38%
-- Verizon Comms 3.65%0.38%
-- General Elec 5.25%0.33%
-- Jpmorgan Chase 6%0.31%
-- Goldman Sachs Grp 6.15%0.30%
-- Bk Amer 5.65%0.29%
-- Citigroup 6.125%0.28%
-- Bk Amer 2.6%0.28%
-- Jpmorgan Chase 3.15%0.28%