Own the Entire U.S. Equity Market in One Fell Swoop
This fund offers complete exposure to the U.S. stock market at a low price.
Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI) offers diversified exposure to U.S. stocks of all sizes. A low fee and reasonably representative benchmark leave this exchange-traded fund well-positioned to continue its long streak of producing superior risk-adjusted returns over the long haul. It earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Gold.
This fund tracks the CRSP U.S. Total Market Index, which holds nearly every investable U.S. stock. Its market-cap-weighting approach reduces turnover because changes in the market value of each holding in the portfolio mirror changes to their weightings in the market.
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