|Bid||83.90 x 800|
|Ask||83.91 x 800|
|Day's Range||83.76 - 83.97|
|52 Week Range||82.81 - 88.76|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.07%|
In ETF Trends’ Part 1 of looking at the best fixed-income ETFs to have during a recession, four ETFs were introduced that underscored the need to have shorter terms if possible and investment-grade holdings ...
Strategic-beta (often called "smart beta") fixed-income funds attempt to offer the best of active and passive management: benchmark-beating performance with transparent portfolio construction rules and low fees.
Vanguard, the second-largest U.S. issuer of exchange traded funds, said it has filed plans with the Securities and Exchange Commission to introduce the Vanguard Total World Bond ETF. Vanguard previously used the ETF of ETFs on one of its other bond ETFs. The Vanguard Total Corporate Bond ETF (VTC) debuted last year and holds the Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCSH) , Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCIT) and Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCLT) .
Investment-grade corporate bonds and related exchange traded funds are options to consider for fixed income investors looking for higher yields and potentially better total returns than what's offered by Treasuries and traditional diversified bond funds. The Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF (NASDAQ: VCIT) is a cost-effective avenue for accessing investment-grade corporate debt. VCIT's annual expense ratio is just 0.07 percent, or $7 on a $10,000 position, making it cheaper than 91 percent of rival funds, according to Vanguard data.
Traditional aggregate bond indexes are usually heavily allocated to U.S. government debt while featuring only token exposure to higher-yielding corporate bonds. In fact, many of these benchmarks are lightly ...
Investors looking for cost-effective exposure to a broad swath of investment-grade corporate bonds with varying durations may want to consider the Vanguard Total Corporate Bond ETF (VTC) . The Total Corporate Bond ETF acts like a fund-of-funds and will try to reflect the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Corporate Bond Index, which includes investment-grade, fixed-rate, taxable corporate bonds issued by industrial, utility and financial issuers. The fund-of-funds holds three other Vanguard ETFs that track three different maturity ranges, including the Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCSH) , Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCIT) and Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCLT) .
2017 was another record year for assets flowing into exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and Vanguard was a big reason why. When it came to lost assets, not one Vanguard ETF was among last year’s worst offenders. By some estimates, Vanguard could be managing $10 trillion in total assets by 2023.
Vanguard is the second-largest U.S. issuer of exchange traded funds by assets, but its stable of ETFs is small compared to issuers of a similar size. While many large ETF issuers launch several new products ...
VALLEY FORGE, Pa. , Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanguard today launched Vanguard Total Corporate Bond ETF (VTC), expanding its U.S. fixed income fund roster to 17 ETFs and 51 indexed and actively managed ...
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