Vanguard news & perspectives
How do actual IRA investors "glide" to retirement? To find out, we studied the allocations of more than 3.3 million Vanguard IRA investors.
Financial and market woes in Greece and other countries have touched off renewed volatility in the global stock markets. In this turbulent environment, the best course of action for investors may be to take no action at all.
A traditional value investor, James Barrow celebrated his 30th year as the lead portfolio manager for Vanguard Windsor™ II Fund in June. Here, Mr. Barrow talks about his career, investing beliefs, and relationship with Vanguard.
The average retirement account balance at Vanguard reached $102,682 in 2014, marking the second year that the average balance has been six figures.
For the 10-year period ended March 31, 2015, 10 of 10 Vanguard money market funds, 46 of 51 Vanguard bond funds, 18 of 18 Vanguard balanced funds, and 109 of 119 Vanguard stock funds—for a total of 183 of 198 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