Vanguard Russell 2000 Index is a fine offering with a durable cost advantage against its actively managed peers, but there are better index alternatives. It earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Bronze.
Will VRTIX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable VRTIX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the VRTIX 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 VRTIX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.