Vanguard Short-Term Federal sports the superb stewardship of the broader firm and employs a sensible, straightforward process in the low-yielding short-term government Morningstar Category. Its cheaper share class earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Silver, whiles its more expensive class is rated Bronze.
Will VSGBX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable VSGBX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the VSGBX 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 VSGBX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.