VGSH - Vanguard Short-Term Treasury ETF

NasdaqGM - NasdaqGM Real Time Price. Currency in USD
59.81
-0.01 (-0.02%)
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Previous Close59.82
Open59.83
Bid0.00 x 40000
Ask0.00 x 40000
Day's Range59.79 - 59.83
52 Week Range59.70 - 60.93
Volume197,386
Avg. Volume419,307
Net Assets3.88B
NAV59.90
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield1.34%
YTD Return0.03%
Beta (3y)0.25
Expense Ratio (net)0.07%
Inception Date2009-11-19
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  • ETF Trends5 days ago

    ETF Investors Turn Risk-Off, Fleeing Toward Fixed-Income

    In the wake of an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China, ETF investors turned risk-off and fled toward the relative safety of fixed-income assets. In light of the heightened tariff concerns, ...

  • What to Make of the Rebound of the Credit Index in May
    Market Realist25 days ago

    What to Make of the Rebound of the Credit Index in May

    The Conference Board LEI (Leading Economic Index) includes the credit conditions in the US economy as one of its constituents. Changes to six financial market instruments are modeled to construct this credit index.

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    3 Facts About Bonds Every Retiree Should Know

    Bonds can lose money, and having too much money in bonds can be a mistake. Owning bond funds isn't exactly the same as owning bonds.

  • ETF Trends2 months ago

    A Bullish View on Short-Term Treasury ETFs

    Fixed-income investors can also target the lower end of the yield curve through focused exchange traded fund plays as well. According to the latest Commodity Futures Trading Commission data, short-term traders turned to a bullish wager on two-year notes in the week ended May 22, Bloomberg reports. The shift in strategy came days after yields on the maturity, the most vulnerable benchmark note when it comes to expectations for Federal Reserve policy, hit its the highest in a decade.

  • Should We Worry about the Contracting Credit Index?
    Market Realist2 months ago

    Should We Worry about the Contracting Credit Index?

    The Conference Board uses credit conditions in the economy as one of the components of the leading economic index (or LEI) economic model. Changes to six financial market instruments are modeled to construct this credit index. ...

  • Morningstar3 months ago

    Fear of Rising Rates Can Sow the Seeds of Bad Behavior

    Rising interest rates can hurt investors' fixed-income portfolios. In this article, I will examine the case of  PowerShares Senior Loan Portfolio BKLN , which has been a popular choice for investors looking to lessen the risk of rising rates. It is also perhaps the poster child for the futility of investors' efforts to stay a step ahead of the Fed. I will also explore other options from the menu of fixed-income exchange-traded funds, and beyond, that might help investors better manage interest-rate risk in their portfolios.

  • What to Make of a Contracting Leading Credit Index
    Market Realist3 months ago

    What to Make of a Contracting Leading Credit Index

    The Conference Board uses the credit conditions in the economy as one of the constituents of the Leading Economic Index (or LEI) economic model. This credit index is constructed by modeling changes to six financial market instruments. The changes to this index help us understand the state of credit conditions in the economy. ...

  • Are Short-Term Treasury ETFs a Good Bet?
    Zacks3 months ago

    Are Short-Term Treasury ETFs a Good Bet?

    Safe ETFs have been gathering steam owing to recent developments in the U.S. market.

  • What the Lending Credit Index in January Tells Us Now
    Market Realist5 months ago

    What the Lending Credit Index in January Tells Us Now

    Reading the Leading Economic Index: Another Record High

  • Is the Leading Credit Index Signaling Any Business Cycle Changes?
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Is the Leading Credit Index Signaling Any Business Cycle Changes?

    What Boosted the Leading Economic Index in 2017? The Conference Board has an interesting constituent in its LEI (Leading Economic Index) that is published every month and tracks the credit conditions in the US economy.

  • Market Realist6 months ago

    How the Leading Credit Index Tracks US Credit Conditions

    The Conference Board LCI (Leading Credit Index), a constituent in the LEI (Leading Economic Index), is published every month and tracks credit conditions in the US economy by following changes in…

  • Market Realist8 months ago

    The Leading Credit Index: October Update

    The Leading Credit Index for October was reported to be -0.70, improving from the revised September reading of -0.64.

  • Moody's8 months ago

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishers Inc. -- Moody's downgrades Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's CFR to Caa1; outlook is negative

    Rating Action: Moody's downgrades Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's CFR to Caa1; outlook is negative. Global Credit Research- 20 Nov 2017. New York, November 20, 2017-- Moody's Investors Service downgraded Houghton ...

  • Market Realist9 months ago

    Understanding the Leading Credit Index for September 2017

    The Leading Credit Index is an economic model that's modeled on the performance of six major financial market instruments.

  • Market Realist10 months ago

    Understanding the Leading Credit Index

    The Conference Board LCI (Leading Credit Index), a constituent of the LEI (Leading Economic Index), is constructed based on the performance of six financial market instruments. These components track lending…...

  • Market Realist11 months ago

    What Financial Markets Predict for the US Economy

    The Conference Board Leading Credit Index (or LCI), which tracks lending conditions in the economy, is reported monthly. The index has six constituents: 2-Year Swap Spread (SHY) (real time) LIBOR1…

  • PR Newswire11 months ago

    Vanguard Plans Benchmark Changes For Three Bond Funds And ETFs

    VALLEY FORGE, Pa. , Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanguard, a leading provider of bond index funds and ETFs, announced plans today to change the target benchmarks of three government bond index funds and ...

  • Zackslast year

    Short-Term Bond and Leveraged Gold: 2 ETFs to Watch on Outsized Volume

    VGSH and DGP saw massive trading volume in Wednesday's trading session.

  • Market Realistlast year

    What the Conference Board LEI Tells Us about the Market

    The Leading Credit Index is one of the constituents of The Conference Board Leading Economic Index (or LEI), which is reported by The Conference Board on a monthly basis.