VBILX: Vanguard Interm-Term Bond Index Adm

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VBILX Vanguard Interm-Term Bond Index Adm

  • Fund
  • VBILX
  • Price as of: Dec 10, 2019
  • $11.83
    - $0.01 - 0.08%

Profile

VBILX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return 7.4%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 4.6%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 3.5%
  • Net Assets $35 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 20.8%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$11.83
$10.90
$12.05

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.07%

SALES FEES

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

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 53.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

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

Fund Classification


Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 7.4%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 4.6%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 3.5%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency None
  • Net Income Ratio 2.87%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.9%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    Vanguard Intermediate-Term Bond Index Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    Vanguard
  • Inception Date
    Nov 12, 2001
  • Shares Outstanding
    N/A
  • Share Class
    Inst
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Joshua C. Barrickman

Fund Description

The Vanguard Intermediate-Term Bond Index Fund Admiral Shares (VBILX) is a low-cost, passively managed index fund that tracks intermediate investment-grade bonds in the U.S. VBILX tracks the Barclays U.S. 5–10 Year Government/Credit Float Adjusted Index and includes exposure to Treasury, agency and investment-grade corporate bonds. The fund uses an index sampling style to provide exposure that closely resembles the underlying index.

As an index covering intermediate investment-grade bonds, VBILX makes an ideal core position and can form the backbone of any portfolio. The fund is internally managed by Vanguard.


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Performance

VBILX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period VBILX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 7.4% -0.1% 83.9% 10.96%
1 Yr 12.4% -1.1% 26.6% 2.06%
3 Yr 4.6%* -2.5% 9.6% 4.77%
5 Yr 3.5%* -2.9% 7.6% 4.51%
10 Yr 4.5%* -8.6% 8.7% 5.18%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period VBILX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2018 -3.0% -12.4% 0.8% 63.66%
2017 1.1% -2.8% 17.1% 49.62%
2016 -0.2% -58.1% 8.6% 44.53%
2015 -1.7% -18.3% 3.0% 63.49%
2014 3.3% -60.4% 26.9% 39.77%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period VBILX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 7.4% -0.1% 83.9% 11.25%
1 Yr 12.4% -2.1% 26.6% 2.39%
3 Yr 4.6%* -2.5% 9.6% 5.14%
5 Yr 3.5%* -2.9% 7.6% 4.83%
10 Yr 4.5%* -8.6% 8.7% 5.82%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period VBILX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2018 -3.0% -11.7% 6.5% 71.22%
2017 1.1% -2.7% 27.0% 58.57%
2016 -0.2% -58.1% 10.7% 50.50%
2015 -1.7% -14.6% 4.2% 71.39%
2014 3.3% -60.4% 26.9% 47.58%

NAV & Total Return History


Holdings

VBILX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

VBILX Category Low Category High VBILX % Rank
Net Assets 35 B 691 K 247 B 1.68%
Number of Holdings 1868 2 17572 5.65%
Net Assets in Top 10 7.19 B -203 M 25.7 B 1.39%
Weighting of Top 10 20.75% 2.5% 138.1% 51.05%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. United States Treasury Notes 3.12% 2.50%
  2. United States Treasury Notes 1.62% 2.34%
  3. United States Treasury Notes 1.62% 2.22%
  4. United States Treasury Notes 2.38% 2.18%
  5. United States Treasury Notes 2.25% 2.02%
  6. United States Treasury Notes 2.62% 1.98%
  7. United States Treasury Notes 1.5% 1.91%
  8. United States Treasury Notes 1.62% 1.88%
  9. United States Treasury Notes 2.88% 1.87%
  10. United States Treasury Notes 2.38% 1.84%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High VBILX % Rank
Bonds
98.24% 80.25% 160.29% 40.44%
Convertible Bonds
1.26% 0.00% 6.26% 16.41%
Cash
0.50% -60.29% 28.73% 70.43%
Stocks
0.00% -17.64% 26.52% 41.72%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 8.19% 47.01%
Other
0.00% -36.80% 29.62% 41.65%

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VBILX % Rank
Government
58.68% -86.06% 125.80% 6.15%
Corporate
40.40% 0.00% 98.80% 18.31%
Cash & Equivalents
0.50% -60.29% 28.73% 70.36%
Municipal
0.23% 0.00% 149.42% 68.14%
Securitized
0.19% 0.00% 136.75% 51.91%
Derivative
0.00% -25.78% 41.91% 39.58%

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VBILX % Rank
US
89.30% 60.74% 157.48% 64.18%
Non US
8.94% -27.08% 24.33% 24.56%

Expenses

VBILX - Expenses

Operational Fees

VBILX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 0.07% 0.00% 209.96% 98.41%
Management Fee 0.06% 0.00% 1.25% 3.00%
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A
Administrative Fee N/A 0.00% 0.63% N/A

Sales Fees

VBILX 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 0.00% 5.50% N/A

Trading Fees

VBILX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 0.25% 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.

VBILX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 53.00% 0.00% 2053.00% 54.82%

Distributions

VBILX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

VBILX Category Low Category High VBILX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.91% 0.00% 95.93% 50.41%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

VBILX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly Monthly Monthly Monthly

Net Income Ratio Analysis

VBILX Category Low Category High VBILX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 2.87% 0.00% 6.30% 34.69%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

VBILX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency None Annually Annually Annually

Dividend Payout History

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Fund Manager Analysis

VBILX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Joshua C. Barrickman


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Apr 25, 2008

11.61

11.6%

Joshua C. Barrickman, CFA, Principal of Vanguard and head of Vanguard’s Fixed Income Indexing Americas. He has been with Vanguard since 1998, has worked in investment management since 1999, has managed investment portfolios since 2005, and has co-managed the Fund since 2013. Education: B.S., Ohio Northern University; M.B.A., Lehigh University.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.0 33.02 7.7 7.54