Vanguard Extended Market Index is a fine complement to S&P 500 trackers. This low-turnover portfolio provides cost-effective exposure to the entire stock market outside of the S&P 500. The low-cost share classes earn a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Gold, while the more expensive Investor share class is downgraded to Silver from Gold.
Will VEMPX outperform in future?
Get our overall rating based on a fundamental assessment of the pillars below.
The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable VEMPX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the VEMPX management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
The Parent Pillar is our rating of VEMPX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.