Vanguard news & perspectives
After several years of calm, volatility returned to markets during the second quarter of 2015. Despite the volatility, U.S. stocks gained 7% for the 1-year period ending June 30, 2015.
If you converted a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA in 2014 and want to reverse it, you'll need to act quickly: The window for switching back, called "recharacterization" closes Thursday, October 15.
Alisa Shin and Sarah Price of Vanguard Advice Services explain the benefits of having an estate plan.
We asked our global chief economist, Joseph Davis, for his perspective on the recent financial and economic headlines.
For the 10-year period ended June 30, 2015, 10 of 10 Vanguard money market funds, 48 of 52 Vanguard bond funds, 18 of 18 Vanguard balanced funds, and 110 of 121 Vanguard stock funds—for a total of 186 of 201 Vanguard funds—outperformed their Lipper peer-group averages. Only funds with a minimum 10-year history were included in the comparison. Source: Lipper, a Thomson Reuters Company. The competitive performance data shown represent past performance, which is not a guarantee of future results. See the most recent performance of our funds