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Vanguard Explorer Fund;Investor

Ranked 413 out of 877 in - US Small & Medium Companies over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Objective

The Fund seeks long-term capital growth by investing mainly in stocks of small firms. These tend to be unseasoned firms, but are considered to have superior growth potential. These companies provide little or no dividend income.

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Performance

US Small & Medium Companies over : 31/03/2016 - 31/03/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 6.2%
2016 12.3% -1.2% 2.6% 8.3% 2.3%
2015 -4.3% 6.3% 0.1% -12.9% 3.3%
2014 3.9% 0.8% 1.5% -4.7% 6.5%
2013 44.4% 12.6% 4.9% 11.7% 9.4%
2012 14.9% 14.1% -6.2% 4.5% 2.8%
2011 -1.9% 9.3% 0.3% -21.1% 13.4%
2010 27.4% 8.5% -9.9% 13.4% 14.9%
2009 36.2% -7.6% 19.8% 17.6% 4.6%
2008 -40.4% -12.3% 3.0% -10.6% -26.2%
2007 5.1% 3.8% 6.7% -1.1% -4.1%
2006 9.7% 11.5% -6.7% -1.6% 7.2%
2005 7.2% -3.2% 3.8% 5.4% 1.2%
2004 13.8% 5.0% 0.0% -5.2% 14.3%
2003 44.3% -4.4% 22.4% 9.0% 13.1%
2002 -24.6% 1.3% -14.1% -18.5% 6.2%
2001 0.6% -10.3% 14.4% -21.7% 25.2%
2000 -3.6% 16.0% -1.1% 1.7% -17.4%
1999 32.3% -7.0% 18.2% -4.0% 25.3%
1998 3.5% 9.9% -6.3% -18.5% 23.3%
1997 14.6% -7.5% 14.3% 14.8% -5.6%
1996 14.0% 6.1% 5.7% 1.2% 0.5%
1995 2.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Peru
  2. United States

Fund Info

  • Launch date11/12/1967
  • Share Class size3,611Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN US9219261016

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment3,000
  • Min. regular additional investment100

Charges

  • Annual management0.20%

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).