Vanguard Intermediate-Term Treasury Index Fund is a solid Treasury-focused strategy. Unlike many of its peers, it excludes higher-yielding agency mortgage bonds but compensates with an ultralow fee. It earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Silver.
Will VSIGX outperform in future?
Get our overall rating based on a fundamental assessment of the pillar’s below.
The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable VSIGX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the VSIGX 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 VSIGX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.
The Price Pillar compares VSIGX’s fees to similar funds, determining whether or not the fund provides a good value proposition.
The Performance Pillar is our evaluation of whether VSIGX’s returns have been the result of chance or a proven, long-term process and compares the fund with its category or benchmark.