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10/24 2:49pm ET

Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond Index Fund ETF Shares (VCSH)

80.33
Real-Time Quote
 +0.01 / +0.01%
Today’s Change
79.58
Today|||52-Week Range
80.86
+0.69%
Year-to-Date

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.

No recent news for Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond Index Fund ETF Shares.

Performance

1 month+0.49% 3 years+3.30%
3 months+0.47% 5 years--
1 year+2.34% Since inception+3.59%
Data through 10/24/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$80.32
Open day’s range80.28 – 80.35
Net asset value (NAV)80.17 (10/23/2014)
Daily volume394,371
Average volume (3 months)571,063
Data as of 2:44pm ET, 10/24/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Short-term bond ETFs

 VCSHCategory
Performance 5-yr return--+2.16%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.12%0.22%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio--1.65
Net assets$10.1B$3.1B
Average market cap--$50.3B
Average P/E--17.9
Dividend / Share--0.12%

Competitors

BSV Vanguard Short-Term Bond Index Fund ETF ...
SCPB SPDR┬« Barclays Short Term Corporate Bon...
CSJ iShares 1-3 Year Credit Bond ETF

Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- US Treasury Note 0.5%0.99%
-- Merrill Lynch Co Inc Mtn Be 6.875%0.37%
-- General Elec 5.25%0.33%
-- Jpmorgan Chase 6%0.33%
-- US Treasury Note 1.75%0.32%
-- Morgan Stanley 5.625%0.31%
-- Goldman Sachs Grp 6.15%0.30%
-- General Elec Cap Corp Mtn Be 5.625%0.28%
-- Morgan Stanley 6.625%0.28%
-- Jpmorgan Chase 3.15%0.28%