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Name

Price

Aum/Mkt Cap

YIELD & DIV

Exp Ratio

Watchlist

$34.53

$19.1 B

1.86%

$0.64

0.14%

Vitals

YTD Return

-22.3%

1 yr return

-7.4%

3 Yr Avg Return

9.6%

5 Yr Avg Return

7.9%

Net Assets

$19.1 B

Holdings in Top 10

98.8%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$33.9
$33.92
$46.07

Expenses

OPERATING FEES

Expense Ratio 0.14%

SALES FEES

Front Load N/A

Deferred Load N/A

TRADING FEES

Turnover 4.00%

Redemption Fee N/A


Min Investment

Standard (Taxable)

$0

IRA

N/A


Fund Classification

Fund Type

Open End Mutual Fund

Investment Style

Allocation--70% to 85% Equity


Name

Price

Aum/Mkt Cap

YIELD & DIV

Exp Ratio

Watchlist

$34.53

$19.1 B

1.86%

$0.64

0.14%

VASGX - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return -22.3%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 9.6%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 7.9%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 1.65%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 1.9%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Semi-Annually

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    Vanguard LifeStrategy Growth Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    Vanguard
  • Inception Date
    Sep 30, 1994
  • Shares Outstanding
    N/A
  • Share Class
    Inv
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    William Coleman

Fund Description

The fund invests in a mix of Vanguard mutual funds according to an asset-allocation strategy that reflects an allocation of approximately 19% of the fund’s assets to fixed-income securities and 81% to common stocks. The fund’s indirect fixed-income holdings are a diversified mix of short-, intermediate-, and long-term U.S. government, U.S. agency, and investment-grade U.S. corporate bonds; mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities; and government, agency, corporate, and securitized investment-grade foreign bonds issued in currencies other than the U.S. dollar.


VASGX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period VASGX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -22.3% -35.3% 26.0% 69.18%
1 Yr -7.4% -15.2% 45.2% 67.71%
3 Yr 9.6%* 2.9% 15.9% 49.19%
5 Yr 7.9%* 0.4% 11.4% 33.78%
10 Yr 9.4%* 1.7% 12.8% 26.98%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period VASGX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2021 10.4% -19.1% 25.4% 30.84%
2020 11.3% -21.0% 25.4% 22.07%
2019 20.2% -19.3% 27.9% 12.41%
2018 -10.7% -27.2% 16.6% 12.13%
2017 16.6% -4.4% 18.0% 3.94%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period VASGX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -22.3% -35.3% 26.0% 69.18%
1 Yr -7.4% -16.2% 60.7% 59.77%
3 Yr 9.6%* -3.1% 22.3% 41.14%
5 Yr 7.9%* 0.0% 16.5% 32.06%
10 Yr 9.4%* 1.5% 12.8% 23.67%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period VASGX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2021 10.4% -19.1% 25.4% 31.17%
2020 11.3% -21.0% 25.4% 22.07%
2019 20.2% -19.3% 27.9% 12.41%
2018 -10.7% -27.2% 16.6% 47.43%
2017 16.6% -4.4% 22.8% 48.82%

NAV & Total Return History


VASGX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

VASGX Category Low Category High VASGX % Rank
Net Assets 19.1 B 963 K 126 B 6.50%
Number of Holdings 7 4 7731 98.55%
Net Assets in Top 10 18.9 B 2.04 K 28.9 B 6.09%
Weighting of Top 10 98.83% 11.0% 100.0% 9.09%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Vanguard Total Stock Mkt Idx Inv 47.19%
  2. Vanguard Total Intl Stock Index Inv 32.04%
  3. Vanguard Total Bond Market II Idx Inv 13.57%
  4. Vanguard Total Intl Bd Idx Investor 5.04%
  5. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.08%
  6. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.08%
  7. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.08%
  8. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.08%
  9. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.08%
  10. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.08%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High VASGX % Rank
Stocks
77.77% 0.19% 99.72% 42.32%
Bonds
19.15% 0.00% 91.12% 35.94%
Cash
2.86% -7.71% 88.33% 59.71%
Convertible Bonds
0.20% 0.00% 26.48% 75.94%
Other
0.02% -2.66% 17.60% 62.32%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 26.97% 87.83%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VASGX % Rank
Technology
19.25% 0.00% 52.93% 43.48%
Financial Services
15.58% 0.01% 52.80% 39.71%
Healthcare
12.14% 0.00% 36.30% 64.35%
Consumer Cyclical
10.94% 0.00% 22.75% 34.49%
Industrials
10.75% 0.02% 51.90% 45.22%
Communication Services
7.30% 0.00% 26.62% 43.48%
Consumer Defense
7.22% 0.00% 27.24% 24.64%
Basic Materials
5.21% 0.00% 44.18% 24.93%
Energy
4.72% 0.00% 39.46% 51.88%
Real Estate
3.90% 0.00% 33.86% 50.72%
Utilities
2.99% 0.00% 31.67% 43.19%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VASGX % Rank
US
46.57% 0.19% 96.85% 87.83%
Non US
31.20% 0.00% 38.11% 7.54%

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VASGX % Rank
Government
45.10% 0.00% 100.00% 14.49%
Corporate
17.78% 0.00% 100.00% 80.29%
Securitized
12.88% 0.00% 37.97% 38.55%
Derivative
12.66% 0.00% 38.84% 7.54%
Cash & Equivalents
11.24% 0.00% 100.00% 81.16%
Municipal
0.36% 0.00% 19.77% 27.83%

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VASGX % Rank
US
12.48% 0.00% 91.12% 59.71%
Non US
6.67% 0.00% 18.39% 7.54%

VASGX - Expenses

Operational Fees

VASGX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 0.14% 0.11% 3.15% 99.71%
Management Fee 0.00% 0.00% 1.25% 13.62%
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A
Administrative Fee N/A 0.01% 0.28% N/A

Sales Fees

VASGX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 0.00% 5.75% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 5.00% N/A

Trading Fees

VASGX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 0.00% 2.00% N/A

Related Fees

Turnover provides investors a proxy for the trading fees incurred by mutual fund managers who frequently adjust position allocations. Higher turnover means higher trading fees.

VASGX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 4.00% 4.00% 398.00% 0.33%

VASGX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

VASGX Category Low Category High VASGX % Rank
Dividend Yield 1.86% 0.00% 11.43% 29.23%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

VASGX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Semi-Annually Annually Monthly Monthly

Net Income Ratio Analysis

VASGX Category Low Category High VASGX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 1.65% -1.12% 6.07% 22.04%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

VASGX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Annually Annually

Dividend Payout History

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VASGX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

William Coleman


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Feb 25, 2022

0.26

0.3%

William A. Coleman, CFA, Portfolio Manager at Vanguard. He has worked in investment management since joining Vanguard in 2006 and has co-managed the Conservative Allocation and Moderate Allocation Portfolios since 2013. Education: B.S., King’s College; M.S., Saint Joseph’s University.

Walter Nejman


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Feb 25, 2022

0.26

0.3%

Walter Nejman, Portfolio Manager at Vanguard. He has been with Vanguard since 2005; has worked in investment management since 2008; and has co-managed the Communication Services Index, Health Care Index, Industrials Index, and Information Technology Index Funds since 2015. Education: B.A., Arcadia University; M.B.A., Villanova University.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.08 41.44 7.47 2.41