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Vanguard US Growth Inv (VWUSX)

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Vanguard US Growth Inv
Vanguard World FundPo Box 2600 V26Valley Forge PA 19482
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Phone: 800-662-7447
Fund Overview 
Category:Large Growth
Fund Family:Vanguard
Net Assets:6.86B
Year-to-Date Return:-1.24%
Yield:0.46%
Morningstar Rating:4 stars
Fund Inception Date:1959-01-06
Morningstar Style Box 
Large Growth
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Management Information 
Andrew J. Shilling
Lead Manager since Oct 7, 2010
Andrew J. Shilling, CFA, Senior Vice President and Equity Portfolio Manager of Wellington Management. He has worked in investment management for Wellington Management since 1994, has managed investment portfolios since 2000, and has managed a portion of the Fund since 2010. Education: B.A., Amherst College; M.B.A., Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College.
Investment Information 
Min Initial Investment:3,000
Min Initial Investment, IRA:N/A
Min Initial Investment, AIP:N/A
Min Subsequent Investment:1
Min Subsequent Investment, IRA:N/A
Min Subsequent Investment, AIP:N/A
VWUSX can be purchased from 103 brokerages.

Fund Summary 
The investment seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests mainly in large-capitalization stocks of U.S. companies considered to have above-average earnings growth potential and reasonable stock prices in comparison with expected earnings. Under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its assets will be invested in securities issued by U.S. companies. The fund uses multiple investment advisors.

Fund Operations 
Last Dividend (Dec 23, 2015) : 0.00
Last Cap Gain : 0.00
Annual Holdings Turnover (Jun 29, 2016) : 38.00%
Average for Category:50.46%
Fees & Expenses 
ExpenseVWUSXCategory Avg
Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):0.47%1.17%
Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:0.47%N/A
Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:0.47%N/A
Max 12b1 Fee:N/AN/A
Max Front End Sales Load:N/A5.45%
Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A2.07%
3 Yr Expense Projection*:151505
5 Yr Expense Projection*:263797
10 Yr Expense Projection*:5911,626
* Per $10,000 invested