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VCIT vs. VFICX
This is a comparison between VCIT and VFICX. The table below summarizes the key parameters for these two funds across several dimensions: return, expense ratio, net assets, segment and tax-cost ratio.
|Security Type||ETF||Mutual fund|
|Segment||Fixed Income: U.S. - Corporate Investment Grade Intermediate||Taxable Fixed Income: Corporate Bond|
|Management Style||passive (index-based)||active|
|1-Year Tax Cost Ratio||1.40%||1.51%|
The Fund seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted corporate bond index with an intermediate-term dollar-weighted average maturity. The Fund employs a "passive management - or indexing - investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. 5-10 Year Corporate Bond Index.
Top 10 Holdings (0.29% of Total Assets)
|Anheuser Busch Inbev Fin 3.65%||N/A||0.29%|
The Fund seeks to provide a high level of income consistent with the maintenance of principal and liquidity by investing primarily in investment grade corporate bonds with expected average maturities of 5-10 years.
Top 10 Holdings (0.50% of Total Assets)
|US Treasury Note||N/A||0.5%|