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Vanguard Long-Term Investment-Grade Inv VWESX

Analyst rating as of
  • NAV / 1-Day Return 8.41  /  1.09 %
  • Total Assets 15.1 Bil
  • Adj. Expense Ratio
  • Expense Ratio 0.220%
  • Distribution Fee Level Above Average
  • Share Class Type No Load
  • Category Long-Term Bond
  • Credit Quality / Interest Rate Sensitivity Medium / Extensive
  • Min. Initial Investment 3,000
  • Status Open
  • TTM Yield 4.43%
  • Effective Duration 13.25 years

Morningstar’s Analysis VWESX

Will VWESX outperform in future?

Get our overall rating based on a fundamental assessment of the pillars below.

A solid choice for long corporate-bond exposure.

Senior Analyst



Vanguard Long-Term Investment-Grade benefits from longtime subadvisor Wellington Management’s large and experienced team that follows a repeatable, research-based approach. The strategy earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Silver for its admiral shares, while its more-expensive investor shares are rated Bronze.

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