Vanguard Balanced Index’s team employs an effective and unpretentious approach to produce a low-cost U.S. 60/40 balanced portfolio. The strategy maintains a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Silver across all share classes.
Will VBIAX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable VBIAX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the VBIAX 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 VBIAX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.