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Vanguard Long-Term Treasury Fund;Investor

NAS: VUSTX

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$

13.54

Change

+0.06 +0.45%

Sep 18, 2019

YTD return

16.67%

5 yr avg return

6.62%

Total net assets

989.40M

52 week low

52 week high

$10.95

$14.31

Yield

2.37%

Fees & Expenses

Front load

0.00%

Deferred load

0.00%

Max. redemption fee

0.00%

Total expense ratio

0.20%

12 b-1

0.02%

Turnover

122.00%

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* Expense Calculator results are based on the fund's past performance. Preferred load may be less. Check with your fund company for exact values.

Distributions

Income dividend

0.03

Dividend freq.

Daily

Capital gain (2018)

n/a

Capital gain (YTD)

n/a

Risk Measures

Alpha

0.61

Beta

-0.26

Standard deviation

3.28

R. squared

0.08

Min. Investment

Standard (taxable)

3000

IRA

3000

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MarketWatch News on VUSTX

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    9:47 a.m. April 5, 2017

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  3. The Real Alternative in Multi-Alts

    12:50 a.m. April 23, 2016

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  4. Be like Calpers: Dump your hedge funds

    6:00 a.m. Sept. 18, 2014

    - Brett Arends

  5. Why you should rebalance every quarter

    8:35 a.m. Feb. 19, 2014

    - Brett Arends

  6. Lazy Portfolio creators remain stock bulls

    10:29 a.m. June 24, 2013

    - Paul B. Farrell

  7. Lazy Portfolios at 10: A winning decade

    4:18 p.m. July 13, 2010

    - Paul B. Farrell

  8. Stocks losing the long run to bonds

    4:15 p.m. May 16, 2009

    - John Spence

  9. Eight 'Lazy Portfolios' to wrestle the now official bear market

    7:12 p.m. July 14, 2008

    - Paul B. Farrell

  10. Lazy Portfolios that can whip the coming 10 years of stagflation

    10:06 p.m. June 9, 2008

    - Paul B. Farrell

  11. Lazy Portfolio investors ride out rough quarter in relative calm

    1:22 p.m. April 8, 2008

    - Paul B. Farrell

  12. 'Lazy Portfolios' sparkle in '07, but new year brings adjustments

    4:54 p.m. Jan. 12, 2008

    - Paul B. Farrell

  13. 'Lazy portfolios' ride overseas allocations to juicy returns

    7:01 p.m. Oct. 8, 2007

    - Paul B. Farrell

  14. How to keep bond income flowing when yields are falling

    7:05 p.m. Sept. 20, 2007

    - Jonathan Burton

  15. Eight 'lazy portfolios' for a sure-to-be volatile fourth quarter

    7:40 p.m. Sept. 10, 2007

    - Paul B. Farrell

  16. 'Lazy portfolios' prove mettle in 2Q, set up well if stocks tank

    2:50 p.m. July 13, 2007

    - Paul B. Farrell

  17. Quarterly update: 'lazy portfolios' still whipping S&P 500

    12:25 p.m. April 11, 2007

    - Paul B. Farrell

  18. Five ways to make your investment portfolio safer

    1:55 p.m. March 10, 2007

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Lipper Leader

Total Return: 4 Consistent Return: 5 Preservation: 1 Tax Efficiency: 2 Expense: 5

YTD Lipper Ranking: Quintile 2 (32th percentile)

Lipper Ranking & Performance

Fund return Category Index
(Barclay US Agg)
% rank in category Quintile rank
YTD 16.67% 11.35% 9.10% 32% 2
1yr 21.77% 15.30% 10.17% 32% 2
3yr 3.68% 2.73% 3.09% 34% 2
5yr 6.62% 4.58% 3.35% 30% 2
10yr 6.64% 5.05% 3.91% 31% 2

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Estimated current value USD:

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Fund Details

Category

General U.S. Treasury Funds

Fund family

VANGUARD FDS

Fund status

Open

Fund inception

May 19, 1986

Manager

Gemma Wright-Casparius

Investment Policy

The Fund seeks to provide a high and sustainable level of current income. The Fund invests at least 80% of its assets in U.S. Treasury securities, which include bills, bonds, and notes issued by the U.S. Treasury. The Fund is expected to maintain a dollar-weighted average maturity of 15 to 30 years.

Top Holdings

Company Symbol % of total net assets
GNMA and Other Mtg Backed n/a 4.8
Treasury Notes/Bonds n/a 99.11
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