Vanguard Variable Annuity - Small Company Growth Portfolio
AUV as of 07/19/2019$98.552363
Change–$0.365574 –0.37%
SEC Yield0.25% B,N
Expense ratio as of 05/01/20190.59%
Inception date06/03/1996
Portfolio number0160


Vanguard Variable Annuity Small Company Growth Portfolio seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation.

Learn more about this portfolio's investment strategy and policy.

TypeDomestic Stock - More Aggressive
CategorySmall Growth


Knowing a fund's investment style can help you understand how it might fit in your portfolio. This information can also help you build a portfolio that's broadly diversified across markets and less susceptible to sharp swings in any one market area.

Stock style
Vanguard uses a 9-box grid called a "style box" to show how a domestic stock fund's holdings are distributed by primary investment style (growth, value, or blend) and market capitalization category (large-, mid-, and small-cap companies).

Value Blend Growth    
Market Cap.

Average Annual Returns—Updated Quarterly as of 06/30/2019 (fee-adjusted)

The performance data shown represent past performance, which is not a guarantee of future results. Investment returns and principal value will fluctuate, so that investors' shares, when sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data cited. See performance data current to the most recent month-end. Expense ratio information can be found on the Overview page.

Important annuity performance information

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 1 Year3 Year5 Year10 YearSince Inception
VVA-Small Company Growth1.11%15.54%9.54% 15.59%10.41%
Russell 2500 Growth Index*6.13%16.14%9.98% 15.67%8.16%
*Measures the performance of those Russell 2500 companies with higher price/book ratios and higher predicted and historical growth rates.