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Vanguard Short Term Treasury Fund

mutual fund
VFISX
Dividend policy
Active
Price as of:
$10.73 +0.0 +0%
primary theme
Short-Term U.S. Treasury Note
VFISX (Mutual Fund)

Vanguard Short Term Treasury Fund

Dividend policy
Active
Price as of:
$10.73 +0.0 +0%
primary theme
Short-Term U.S. Treasury Note
VFISX (Mutual Fund)
Vanguard Short Term Treasury Fund
Dividend policy
Active
Price as of:
$10.73 +0.0 +0%
primary theme
Short-Term U.S. Treasury Note

VFISX - Snapshot

Vitals

  • YTD Return -0.4%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 3.1%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 1.8%
  • Net Assets $8.2 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 45.3%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$10.73
$10.71
$10.93

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.20%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load N/A
  • Deferred Load N/A

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 357.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) $3,000
  • IRA N/A

Fund Classification

  • Primary Theme Short-Term U.S. Treasury Note
  • Fund Type Open End Mutual Fund
  • Investment Style Short Government

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Overview

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Income Profile

Income Risk

Returns Profile

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Dividend.com Ratings*

$20.53

+0.05%

$16.46 B

0.69%

$0.14

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-0.10%

0.07%

$10.95

0.00%

$8.27 B

0.81%

$0.09

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-0.54%

0.20%

$10.73

0.00%

$8.20 B

0.37%

$0.04

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-0.37%

0.20%

$10.72

0.00%

$3.68 B

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$0.11

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-0.92%

0.03%

$9.83

0.00%

$1.43 B

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$0.00

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-0.81%

0.27%

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Overview

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Income Profile

Income Risk

Returns Profile

Allocations

Expenses

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$86.28

+0.02%

$19.47 B

0.61%

$0.53

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-0.12%

0.15%

$61.52

-0.02%

$16.46 B

0.71%

$0.44

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-0.11%

0.05%

$51.30

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$8.86 B

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$0.52

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-0.18%

0.05%

$51.19

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$6.94 B

2.21%

$1.13

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-0.60%

0.65%

$30.68

+0.03%

$2.92 B

0.37%

$0.11

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-0.10%

0.06%

VFISX - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return -0.4%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 3.1%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 1.8%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency None
  • Net Income Ratio 0.64%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    Vanguard Short Term Treasury Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    Vanguard
  • Inception Date
    Oct 28, 1991
  • Shares Outstanding
    N/A
  • Share Class
    Inv
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Gemma Wright-Casparius

VFISX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period VFISX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -0.4% -2.3% 1.1% 33.72%
1 Yr 1.0% -3.2% 4.9% 22.09%
3 Yr 3.1%* 1.1% 4.2% 15.12%
5 Yr 1.8%* 0.1% 2.7% 25.58%
10 Yr 1.4%* -0.1% 2.3% 35.00%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period VFISX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 1.7% -1.8% 4.9% 67.07%
2019 1.1% -1.4% 3.8% 55.00%
2018 -0.8% -80.0% 0.1% 40.51%
2017 -0.8% -4.6% 0.9% 55.26%
2016 -0.1% -4.1% 3.5% 15.79%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period VFISX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -0.4% -2.3% 1.1% 33.72%
1 Yr 1.0% -5.2% 4.9% 18.82%
3 Yr 3.1%* 0.2% 4.2% 15.29%
5 Yr 1.8%* -0.1% 2.7% 24.71%
10 Yr 1.4%* -0.1% 2.3% 31.65%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period VFISX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 1.7% -1.8% 4.9% 67.07%
2019 1.1% -1.4% 3.8% 57.50%
2018 -0.8% -80.0% 2.2% 44.30%
2017 -0.8% -4.6% 1.2% 60.53%
2016 -0.1% -4.1% 3.5% 23.68%

NAV & Total Return History


VFISX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

VFISX Category Low Category High VFISX % Rank
Net Assets 8.2 B 1.78 M 19.5 B 9.30%
Number of Holdings 142 8 1727 56.98%
Net Assets in Top 10 3.65 B 1.4 M 8.69 B 2.33%
Weighting of Top 10 45.32% 18.2% 100.0% 37.97%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. United States Treasury Notes 0.12% 14.64%
  2. United States Treasury Notes 11.75%
  3. Federal National Mortgage Association 2.1% 7.45%
  4. United States Treasury Notes 1.12% 5.50%
  5. United States Treasury Notes 4.59%
  6. United States Treasury Notes 4.20%
  7. United States Treasury Notes 4.14%
  8. United States Treasury Notes 0.12% 4.09%
  9. United States Treasury Notes 3.95%
  10. United States Treasury Notes 3.73%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High VFISX % Rank
Bonds
100.20% 48.70% 104.62% 3.49%
Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 13.08% 74.42%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 0.02% 73.26%
Other
0.00% 0.00% 4.07% 73.26%
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 0.26% 73.26%
Cash
-0.20% -4.62% 36.64% 96.51%

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VFISX % Rank
Government
95.40% 0.00% 100.00% 23.26%
Securitized
4.60% 0.00% 93.34% 75.58%
Derivative
0.00% 0.00% 0.19% 73.26%
Cash & Equivalents
0.00% 0.00% 40.69% 97.67%
Corporate
0.00% 0.00% 45.80% 75.58%
Municipal
0.00% 0.00% 9.14% 80.23%

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VFISX % Rank
US
100.20% 46.15% 104.62% 3.49%
Non US
0.00% 0.00% 24.44% 74.42%

VFISX - Expenses

Operational Fees

VFISX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 0.20% 0.03% 2.25% 84.52%
Management Fee 0.18% 0.03% 0.80% 24.71%
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A
Administrative Fee N/A 0.05% 0.45% N/A

Sales Fees

VFISX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 1.50% 4.75% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 0.50% 1.00% N/A

Trading Fees

VFISX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 0.25% 0.25% N/A

Related Fees

Turnover provides investors a proxy for the trading fees incurred by mutual fund managers who frequently adjust position allocations. Higher turnover means higher trading fees.

VFISX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 357.00% 0.00% 479.00% 87.95%

VFISX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

VFISX Category Low Category High VFISX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 0.94% 83.72%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

VFISX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly Monthly Monthly Monthly

Net Income Ratio Analysis

VFISX Category Low Category High VFISX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 0.64% -0.07% 2.27% 86.75%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

VFISX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency None Annually Semi-Annually Annually

Dividend Payout History

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VFISX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Gemma Wright-Casparius


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jan 02, 2015

6.33

6.3%

Gemma Wright-Casparius, Principal of Vanguard. She has worked in investment management since 2005, has managed investment portfolios since 2008; has been with Vanguard since 2011; and has managed the Short-Term Treasury, Intermediate-Term Treasury, and Long-Term Treasury Funds since 2015. Education: B.B.A. and M.B.A., Bernard M. Baruch College of The City University of New York.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.58 35.35 10.67 6.25