Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index is a compelling choice for exposure to short-term U.S. Treasuries because it is one of the cheapest. Under our enhanced ratings framework, which places a greater emphasis on fees, the strategy has been upgraded to a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Gold from Silver.
Will VSBSX 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 VSBSX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the VSBSX 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 VSBSX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.