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Vanguard - More aggressive domestic stock funds

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Vanguard domestic stock funds—more aggressive

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Vanguard® Capital Value Fund

  • Seeks to provide maximum long-term total return.
  • Invests in stocks across the capitalization spectrum considered by the fund’s advisor to undervalued.
  • Uses fundamental research methods, including extensive interviews with company management and the study of sales, product lines, and earnings.

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 01/28/20140.41%
Avg. Mid Value Fund expense ratio1.24%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Explorer Fund

  • Seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation.
  • Invests in the stocks of smaller companies.
  • Uses both fundamental (company, industry, and economic research) and quantitative (computer modeling) analysis to select stocks with growth potential based on the advisors' judgments about the companies' financial prospects.
  • Follows a broadly diversified, multi-manager approach.

Admiral™ Shares available

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 02/24/20140.51%
Avg. Small Growth Fund expense ratio1.39%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Extended Market Index Fund

  • Seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of small and midsize stocks.
  • Provides a convenient way to match the performance of virtually all regularly traded U.S. stocks except those in the S&P 500 Index.
  • Passively managed, using index sampling techniques.

Admiral™ Shares available

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 04/17/20140.24%
Avg. Mid Blend Fund expense ratio1.19%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Mid-Cap Growth Index Fund

  • Seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of mid-capitalization growth stocks.
  • Provides a convenient way to match the performance of a diversified group of midsize growth companies.
  • Follows a passively managed, full-replication approach.

Admiral™ Shares available

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 08/12/20130.24%
Avg. Mid Growth Fund expense ratio1.33%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Mid-Cap Growth Fund

  • Seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation.
  • Invests primarily in the stocks of midsize domestic companies with strong earnings and revenue growth prospects.
  • Uses fundamental research methods—including extensive discussions with company management and the assessment of earnings, profitability, market share, and product lines—to select a portfolio of approximately 60 to 90 stocks.

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 02/25/20140.51%
Avg. Mid Growth Fund expense ratio1.33%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Mid-Cap Index Fund

  • Seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of mid-capitalization stocks.
  • Provides a convenient way to match the performance of companies with market capitalizations of approximately $1 billion to $8.5 billion.
  • Follows a passively managed, full-replication approach.

Admiral™ Shares available

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 08/12/20130.24%
Avg. Mid Blend Fund expense ratio1.19%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Mid-Cap Value Index Fund

  • Seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of mid-capitalization value stocks.
  • Provides a convenient way to match the performance of a diversified group of midsize value companies.
  • Follows a passively managed, full-replication approach.

Admiral™ Shares available

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 08/12/20130.24%
Avg. Mid Value Fund expense ratio1.24%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Selected Value Fund

  • Seeks long-term capital appreciation and income.
  • Invests primarily in the stocks of midsize companies.
  • Selects stocks considered undervalued after extensive evaluation of their prospects through a traditional, fundamental approach.
  • Assesses a 1% redemption fee on shares held less than 1 year to discourage short-term trading.

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 03/31/20140.44%
Avg. Mid Value Fund expense ratio1.24%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Small-Cap Growth Index Fund

  • Seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of small-capitalization growth stocks.
  • Provides a convenient way to match the performance of a diversified group of small growth companies.
  • Passively managed, full-replication approach.

Admiral™ Shares available

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 08/12/20130.24%
Avg. Small Growth Fund expense ratio1.39%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Small-Cap Index Fund

  • Seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of small-capitalization stocks.
  • Provides a convenient way to match the performance of a diversified group of small companies.
  • Follows a passively managed, full replication approach.

Admiral™ Shares available

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 08/12/20130.24%
Avg. Small Blend Fund expense ratio1.27%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Small-Cap Value Index Fund

  • Seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of small-capitalization value stocks.
  • Provides a convenient way to match the performance of a diversified group of small value companies.
  • Follows a passively managed, full replication approach.

Admiral™ Shares available

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 08/12/20130.24%
Avg. Small Value Fund expense ratio1.36%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Strategic Small-Cap Equity Fund

  • Seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation.
  • Invests in small-capitalization stocks diversified across growth and value styles.
  • Uses a quantitative, computer-driven stock-screening process.

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 01/28/20140.41%
Avg. Small Blend Fund expense ratio1.27%
 
Minimum initial investment$3,000
IRAs$3,000
UGMA/UTMAs$3,000
 

Vanguard® Tax-Managed Small-Cap Fund

  • Seeks a tax-efficient investment return consisting of long-term capital appreciation.
  • Invests in the stocks of the smaller companies included in the S&P Small Cap 600 Index but is actively managed to minimize the impact of taxes on investors' returns.
  • Assesses a 1% redemption fee on shares held less than 5 years to discourage short-term trading.

 



 
Investor Shares expense ratio as of 04/17/20140.12%
Avg. Small Blend Fund expense ratio1.27%
 
Minimum initial investment$10,000
IRAsN/A
UGMA/UTMAs$10,000
 

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