The 5 Best Vanguard Funds to Buy Now

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The 5 Best Vanguard Funds to Buy Now

Vanguard Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF (IVOG)

IVOG The 5 Best Vanguard Funds to Buy Now

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For investors that prefer an ETF platform, Vanguard Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF (IVOG) is a compelling option featuring dynamic stocks in medium-sized companies.

IVOG, which tracks the S&P MidCap 400 Growth Index, is made up of more than 200 high-growth names including Alliance Data Systems (ADS), Affiliated Managers Group (AMG), Tractor Supply (TSCO), LKQ Corp. (LKQ) and HollyFrontier (HFC).

This product is a fairly new Vanguard offering, garnering just $261 million in assets, yet results have been strong. While IVOG is tracking the market at roughly 27% year-to-date, it has returned 16.3% annualized over the past three years, placing it in the top 28% of its Morningstar category.

Expenses run a low 0.2%.

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Bill Wysor is the editor of The Relevant Investor. As of this writing, he was long VHCOX, VDIGX and VISVX.

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