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Vanguard LifeStrategy Income Inv

VASIX - Snapshot

Vitals

  • YTD Return 6.7%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 5.4%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 5.2%
  • Net Assets $5.6 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 100.0%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$17.24
$15.03
$17.29

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio N/A

SALES FEES

  • Front Load N/A
  • Deferred Load N/A

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 6.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) $3,000
  • IRA N/A

Fund Classification


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Overview

Income Profile

Income Risk

Returns Profile

Allocations

Expenses

About

$17.29

+0.29%

$5.60 B

2.33%

$0.40

6.66%

-

$14.41

+0.21%

$5.52 B

1.49%

$0.21

5.80%

-

$13.12

-0.08%

$4.90 B

4.86%

$0.64

-4.72%

-

$12.93

+0.16%

$2.68 B

1.83%

$0.24

3.61%

-

$13.78

+0.22%

$2.40 B

2.73%

$0.38

6.08%

-

VASIX - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 6.7%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 5.4%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 5.2%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 2.72%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Quarterly

Fund Details

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

Fund Description

The fund invests in other Vanguard mutual funds according to a fixed formula that reflects an allocation of approximately 80% of the fund's assets to bonds and 20% to common stocks. Its indirect bond 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 (but hedged by Vanguard to minimize foreign currency exposure).


VASIX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period VASIX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 6.7% -10.5% 10.0% 22.54%
1 Yr 5.6% -11.3% 8.3% 12.72%
3 Yr 5.4%* -2.3% 6.3% 2.34%
5 Yr 5.2%* -0.9% 6.4% 14.97%
10 Yr 4.8%* 0.9% 6.8% 36.00%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period VASIX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 9.0% 3.0% 15.2% 29.41%
2018 -4.4% -18.4% -1.2% 6.13%
2017 4.4% -9.1% 9.9% 36.54%
2016 2.3% -3.4% 17.3% 62.33%
2015 -2.3% -40.3% -1.0% 4.29%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period VASIX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 6.7% -10.5% 10.0% 22.54%
1 Yr 5.6% -14.9% 8.3% 8.67%
3 Yr 5.4%* -3.2% 6.3% 2.34%
5 Yr 5.2%* -0.9% 6.4% 12.57%
10 Yr 4.8%* 0.9% 6.8% 33.60%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period VASIX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 9.0% 3.0% 15.2% 29.41%
2018 -4.4% -18.4% 0.4% 36.20%
2017 4.4% -3.3% 15.3% 69.23%
2016 2.3% -3.4% 19.9% 84.25%
2015 -2.3% -16.2% 1.4% 37.86%

NAV & Total Return History


VASIX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

VASIX Category Low Category High VASIX % Rank
Net Assets 5.6 B 1.38 M 5.6 B 0.55%
Number of Holdings 5 3 3753 99.45%
Net Assets in Top 10 5.52 B 870 K 5.52 B 0.55%
Weighting of Top 10 100.00% 6.7% 100.0% 2.25%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Vanguard Total Bond Market II Idx Inv 56.87%
  2. Vanguard Total Intl Bd Idx Investor 24.08%
  3. Vanguard Total Stock Mkt Idx Inv 11.18%
  4. Vanguard Total Intl Stock Index Inv 7.87%
  5. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.59%
  6. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.59%
  7. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.59%
  8. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.59%
  9. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.59%
  10. Cmt Market Liquidity Rate 1.59%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High VASIX % Rank
Bonds
79.59% 26.02% 89.78% 18.58%
Stocks
19.05% 1.28% 33.61% 72.13%
Cash
0.71% -22.10% 64.27% 79.23%
Convertible Bonds
0.64% 0.00% 6.44% 78.14%
Other
0.01% -4.21% 46.27% 77.60%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 15.15% 97.27%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VASIX % Rank
Technology
19.04% 0.00% 29.76% 37.70%
Financial Services
14.10% 0.00% 73.69% 24.04%
Healthcare
12.92% 0.00% 41.66% 51.91%
Consumer Cyclical
12.20% 0.00% 15.45% 28.42%
Industrials
10.63% 0.00% 23.14% 45.90%
Communication Services
9.16% 0.00% 11.82% 24.59%
Consumer Defense
7.79% 0.00% 25.23% 42.62%
Basic Materials
4.71% 0.00% 100.00% 28.42%
Real Estate
3.61% 0.00% 89.31% 63.93%
Utilities
3.02% 0.00% 41.91% 59.56%
Energy
2.81% 0.00% 23.75% 32.24%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VASIX % Rank
US
11.13% 0.06% 24.85% 78.14%
Non US
7.92% -1.72% 12.83% 9.84%

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VASIX % Rank
Government
54.88% 0.00% 72.49% 6.01%
Corporate
25.13% 0.00% 95.91% 69.95%
Securitized
18.53% 0.00% 45.54% 60.11%
Cash & Equivalents
0.92% 0.22% 69.80% 98.91%
Municipal
0.54% 0.00% 19.07% 25.68%
Derivative
0.00% 0.00% 25.25% 93.44%

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VASIX % Rank
US
52.52% 22.14% 84.76% 70.49%
Non US
27.07% -15.64% 31.73% 3.83%

VASIX - Expenses

Operational Fees

VASIX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio N/A 0.06% 16.08% 99.72%
Management Fee 0.00% 0.00% 1.20% 6.56%
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A
Administrative Fee N/A 0.01% 0.47% N/A

Sales Fees

VASIX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 2.50% 5.75% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 1.00% N/A

Trading Fees

VASIX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 1.00% 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.

VASIX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 6.00% 0.00% 353.91% 2.35%

VASIX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

VASIX Category Low Category High VASIX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 6.58% 72.68%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

VASIX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Quarterly Annually Monthly Monthly

Net Income Ratio Analysis

VASIX Category Low Category High VASIX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 2.72% -0.55% 6.36% 33.71%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

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

Dividend Payout History

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VASIX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Management Team


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Sep 30, 1994

26.1

26.1%

Team Managed

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.08 26.1 5.3 2.09
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