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$

307.43

Change

-3.48 -1.12%

Sep 18, 2020

YTD return

4.07%

5 yr avg return

13.26%

Total net assets

4.53B

52 week low

52 week high

$206.44

$331.40

Yield

1.56%

Fees & Expenses

Front load

0.00%

Deferred load

0.00%

Max. redemption fee

0.00%

Total expense ratio

0.14%

12 b-1

0.0090%

Turnover

4.00%

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Distributions

Income dividend

1.35

Dividend freq.

Quarterly

Capital gain (2019)

n/a

Capital gain (YTD)

n/a

Risk Measures

Alpha

-0.01

Beta

1.00

Standard deviation

4.98

R. squared

1.00

Min. Investment

Standard (taxable)

n/a

IRA

n/a

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MarketWatch News on VFINX

  1. Buffett’s formula is still working, if you know where to look

    3:09 p.m. May 24, 2019

    - Brian Livingston

  2. Streetwise: Your S&P 500 Fund Is Good. Maybe Too Good.

    10:56 a.m. May 11, 2019

    - Barron's Online

  3. 6 things you probably didn’t know about index funds

    10:33 a.m. Feb. 7, 2019

    - Paul A. Merriman

  4. Bogle and ETFs: A Complicated History

    7:18 p.m. Jan. 18, 2019

    - Barron's Online

  5. The Brilliance of ‘Bogle’s Folly’

    2:16 p.m. Jan. 18, 2019

    - Barron's Online

  6. How Vanguard Founder Jack Bogle Got the Last Laugh

    11:51 a.m. Jan. 17, 2019

    - Barron's Online

  7. Jack Bogle, mutual-fund industry agitator, got the last laugh

    9:42 a.m. Jan. 17, 2019

    - Mark Hulbert

  8. Sizing Up Fidelity and Vanguard Managers

    2:37 p.m. July 9, 2018

    - Barron's Online

  9. Jack Bogle’s Battle

    11:07 a.m. May 22, 2018

    - Barron's Online

  10. Jack Bogle's Battle

    4:25 p.m. Jan. 18, 2019

    - Barron's Online

  11. How the best investment strategy is like the best diet plan

    11:17 a.m. March 27, 2018

    - Cullen Roche

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Lipper Leader

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

YTD Lipper Ranking: Quintile 2 (30th percentile)

Lipper Ranking & Performance

Fund return Category Index
(S&P 500)
% rank in category Quintile rank
YTD 4.07% 3.90% 4.20% 30% 2
1yr 12.38% 12.08% 12.50% 28% 2
3yr 11.87% 11.56% 12.00% 29% 2
5yr 13.26% 12.89% 13.40% 24% 2
10yr 13.59% 13.17% 13.8% 20% 1

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Fund Details

Category

S&P 500 Index Funds

Fund family

VANGUARD INDEX FDS

Fund status

Closed

Fund inception

August 31, 1976

Manager

Butler/Louie

Investment Policy

The Fund seeks to track the performance of its benchmark index, the S&P 500. The Fund employs an indexing investment approach. The Fund attempts to replicate the target index by investing all of its assets in the stocks that make up the Index with the same approximate weightings as the Index.

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