Investing Center Preview – Manage your investments and watch your net worth grow.


Vanguard High-Yield Corporate Fund Admiral Shares – VWEAX Fund Overview

Last PriceToday's Change52-Week RangeTrading Volume
6.000.00 (0.00%)5.82 - 6.170.0

Market data as of 6:06PM 03/26/15. Quotes are delayed by at least 15 min.

Overview - VWEAX

The investment seeks to provide a high level of current income. The fund invests primarily in a diversified group of high-yielding, higher-risk corporate bonds-commonly known as "junk bonds"-with medium- and lower-range credit-quality ratings. It invests at least 80% of its assets in corporate bonds that are rated below Baa by Moody's Investors Service, Inc. (Moody's); have an equivalent rating by any other independent bond-rating agency; or, if unrated, are determined to be of comparable quality by the fund's advisor. The fund's high-yield bonds and loans mostly have short- and intermediate-term maturities.

Growth of $10,000 (10 Years)

Total Return7.24%
Yield (Trailing 12 Mo.)5.55%
Expense Ratio0.13%
Front LoadNone
Deferred LoadNone
Minimum Investment$50,000
Management Tenure7 Years
Fund Inception11/12/2001

Trailing Total Returns - VWEAX

as of 02/28/2015
TimeframeVWEAXS&P 500High Yield Bond
1 Month1.93%5.75%2.26%
3 Month2.22%2.31%0.88%
1 Year4.66%15.51%1.35%
3 Year7.06%18.00%6.49%
5 Year9.00%16.18%8.17%
10 Year6.75%7.99%6.49%
Since Inception7.24%10.71%--

Sector Allocation - VWEAX

as of 02/28/2015
Basic Materials--
Consumer Cyclical--
Financial Services--
Real Estate--
Consumer Defensive--
Communication Services--

Asset Allocation - VWEAX

as of 02/28/2015
By PercentShort0%LongNet
Foreign Stock--
Foreign Bond--
Total Net Assets$17.63B
Total Stock Holdings0
Total Bond Holdings362

Bond Credit Quality - VWEAX

as of 02/28/2015
Below B5.69%
Not Rated1.17%

Top Ten Holdings - VWEAX

as of 02/28/2015
CompanyYTD Return% of Assets
Intelsat Jackson Hldgs 7.25%--1.04%
US Treasury Note 0.875%--1.02%
US Treasury Note 0.375%--1.02%
Softbank 144A 4.5%--0.95%
Chs / Cmnty Health Sys 6.875%--0.88%
Sprint Nextel 144A 7%--0.87%
Dish Dbs 6.75%--0.86%
Hca 6.5%--0.85%
Fmg Resources August 2006 Pt 144A 6.875%--0.81%
Cit Grp 144A 6.625%--0.78%

Valuation & Growth - VWEAX

as of 02/28/2015
ValuationVWEAXCategory Range
Price/Cash Flow--
Dividend Yield
LT Earnings
Historical Earnings
Sales Growth
Cash-Flow Growth
Book-Value Growth
Key:  Lo 

Morningstar Summary - VWEAX, 3 Year

Rate Sensitivity
Ratingvs Category
RiskBelow Avg
ReturnAbove Avg
Key:  Lo 

Tax Analysis - VWEAX, 3 Year Avg

Pretax Return7.06%
Tax-adjusted Return4.52%
Tax Cost Ratio2.37%
Potential Cap Gains3.21%

Create an Online Investing Center Account After Purchasing Premier

Create an Account

Track your Investing Portfolio wherever you use the web.
New charts and graphs make managing your investments easy.
Evaluate stocks with step-by-step tools such as One-Click Scorecard, which lets you analyze investments based on leading strategies such as Robert Hagstrom's The Warren Buffet Way.

Track Your Portfolio Performance Online With Flexible Tools

Portfolio Performance

Track the performance of any of your portfolios.
Chart your portfolio and compare it to up to 10 other stocks, mutual funds, or benchmarks.
Analyze individual holding performance grouped by asset class.

Assess Your Risk vs. Return Potential Against Multiple Models

Risk vs. Return

Get detailed analysis of the risks and returns for all of your portfolios.
Compare your portfolio's asset allocation to the model portfolio of your choice.
Optimize your portfolio by maintaining the most efficient ratio of risk to returns with your asset allocation.

Assess Your Sector Exposure for One or More Portfolio Holdings

Sector Exposure

See the sector distribution of your portfolio and compare it to the model portfolio of your choice.
Read a concise summary of the areas where your portfolio differs most from the model.
Review a detailed sector breakdown for all assets in your portfolio.

Check Your Portfolios for Holding Overlap and View Options for Changes

Holdings Overlap

Select a portfolio to see how its holdings overlap with all of your holdings or a specific portfolio.
The Top 10 Holdings takes into account mutual fund assets giving you a clear idea of your exposure to an individual security.

Set Alerts to Monitor Your Portfolios

Portfolio Alerts

Select the portfolios or watchlists to monitor market changes throughout the day.
Set alerts when the value rises or falls to a specific level, or when the percent change is greater than the specified amount.

Track Security Performance by Using Symbol Alerts

Stock Alerts

Receive alerts on Stocks, Mutual Funds, ETFs, and Indices by entering a symbol.
Customize alerts by price, volume, or specific events like dividends, splits or earnings.

Proprietary One-Click Scorecard Methodology Provides In-Depth Company Analysis

One-Click Scorecard

Get opinions and detailed analysis from multiple independent sources.
Evaluate potential investment candidates and eliminate those equities that aren't up to snuff.
Learn more about the criteria and see how the company measures up in each category against its industry average.

Analyze Companies by Evaluating Various Company Fundamentals

Stock Evaluator

Assess the growth, financial health, management performance, market multiples and intrinsic value of a company.
Compare each fundamental against the industry average and learn more about what performance in each fundamental means.