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04/23 6:05pm ET

Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCSH)

During the Trading Day
80.10 +0.02 / +0.02%
Data as of 3:59pm ET
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80.10 0.00 / 0.00%
 
Volume: 6.0K

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 ETF.

Performance

1 month+0.37% 3 years+3.22%
3 months+0.73% 5 years--
1 year+1.51% Since inception+3.74%
Data through 04/23/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$80.08
Open day’s range80.10 – 80.18
Net asset value (NAV)79.95 (04/22/2014)
Daily volume515,652
Average volume (3 months)678,473
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 04/23/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Short-term bond ETFs

 VCSHCategory
Performance 5-yr return--+3.24%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.12%0.23%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio--1.94
Net assets$8.7B$3.1B
Average market cap----
Average P/E----
Dividend / Share--0.13%

Competitors

BSV Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF
SCPB SPDR Barclays Capital Short Term Corpora...
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
-- Merrill Lynch Co Inc Mtn Be 6.875%0.40%
-- Verizon Comms 3.65%0.40%
-- Jpmorgan Chase 6%0.32%
-- General Elec 5.25%0.31%
-- Bk Amer 5.65%0.31%
-- Goldman Sachs Grp 6.15%0.30%
-- Jpmorgan Chase 3.15%0.30%
-- Bk Amer 2.6%0.30%
-- Citigroup 6.125%0.29%
-- General Elec Cap Corp Mtn Be 5.625%0.28%