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Vanguard Short-term Investment Grade Fund Investor Shrs: (MF: VFSTX)

(NASDAQ Mutual Funds) As of Sep 24, 2021 08:00 PM ET

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$10.93 USD

-0.01 (-0.09%)

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1 Strong Buy
2 Buy
3 Hold
4 Sell
5 Strong Sell

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Strong Buy 1
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Fund Description

Incepted in October 1982, this fund is managed by Vanguard Group. The objective of this fund is to seek income while maintaining a high degree of stability of principal. The fund invests in a variety of high-quality and, to a lesser extent, medium-quality fixed income securities. The fund also invests to a limited extent in non-investment-grade and fixed income securities, mainly short-term and intermediate-term corporate bonds. The fund declares dividends daily and distributes them on the first business day of each month. The fund distributes capital gains annually in December.

Load Information

Ticker Max
Load %
Deferred
Load %
Red.
Fee %
12B-1
Fee %
Mgmt
Fee %
Expense
Ratio %
Vanguard Short-Term Investor Growth Income Investor VFSTX NA NA 0.00 0.00 0.19 0.20

Return Data

Ticker Nav Inception Date % yield 1 year return 2 year return 3 year return
Vanguard Short-Term Inv Gr Inc Inv VFSTX 10.94 10/29/1982 1.64 1.46 3.97 2.68
Vanguard Short-Term Inv Gr Inc Inst VFSIX 10.96 9/30/1997 1.74 1.59 4.11 2.79
Vanguard Short-Term Inv-Grade Adm VFSUX 10.96 2/12/2001 1.71 1.56 4.07 2.76

Investment Information

Ticker Minimum Initial Investment ($) Minimum Subsequent Investment ($) Minimum Initial IRA ($) Dividend Frequency
Vanguard Short-Term Investor Growth Income Investor VFSTX 3000 1 0 M

Contact Information

Family Vanguard Group
Address 100 Vanguard Blvd.
Malvern, PA 19355
Phone 800 662-7447