Vanguard Inflation-Protected Securities represents a compelling option for investors in the market for a straightforward inflation hedge. Led by an experienced manager and sporting rock-bottom fees, this fund continues to earn a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Gold.
Will VIPSX 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 VIPSX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the VIPSX 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 VIPSX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.
The Price Pillar compares VIPSX’s fees to similar funds, determining whether or not the fund provides a good value proposition.
The Performance Pillar is our evaluation of whether VIPSX’s returns have been the result of chance or a proven, long-term process and compares the fund with its category or benchmark.