Vanguard Growth Index provides a market-cap weighted portfolio of the largest and highest-growth companies in the U.S. equity market. Concentration presents some risks, but its low turnover, tight tracking, and razor-thin expense ratio make this one of the best large-growth funds available. Its admiral, institutional, and exchange-traded fund share classes maintain their Morningstar Analyst Ratings of Gold, while the pricier investor shares retain a Silver rating.
Morningstar’s Analysis VUG
Will VUG outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable VUG’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the VUG management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
The Parent Pillar is our rating of VUG’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.