Vanguard Short-Term Bond Index’s market-value-weighting approach and distinct cost advantage make it a strong choice for exposure to short-term U.S. bonds. Its cheapest share classes merit a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Silver, while the pricier investor shares are rated Bronze.
NAV / 1-Day Return
9.83 / 0.20 %
Adj. Expense Ratio
Longest Manager Tenure
Credit Quality / Interest Rate SensitivityHigh / Limited
Min. Initial Investment
Morningstar’s Fund Analysis VBIRX
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