Vanguard Index Funds: Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund; Admiral Class Shares (VTSAX)

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Pros
High net assets
3-year return above the benchmark
5-year return above the benchmark
10-year return above the benchmark
15-year return above the benchmark
Low expense ratio
No sales load or distribution fees
Cons

None for now.

Pros

  1. VTSAX net assets are $237.92 billion. This fund is a popular choice with retail and institutional investors.
  2. VTSAX 3-year return is 16.79%, which is higher than the 3-year return of the benchmark index (S&P 500 TR USD), 15.83%.
  3. VTSAX 5-year return is 10.08%, which is in line with the 5-year return of the benchmark index (S&P 500 TR USD), 10.81%.
  4. VTSAX 10-year return is 15.09%, which is higher than the 10-year return of the benchmark index (S&P 500 TR USD), 14.43%.
  5. VTSAX 15-year return is 8.33%, which is higher than the 15-year return of the benchmark index (S&P 500 TR USD), 8.13%.
  6. VTSAX expense ratio is 0.04%, which is considered low. Nice job picking a low-cost fund.
  7. Good news: this fund does not have 12b1, front-end or back-end sales fees.

Cons

None that we could think of.