Vanguard Total International Stock Index had some of the investor shares. According to Vanguard website, this fund offers investors to fulfill the contents of an advanced and emerging international economy in low cost way.
The funds are tracked worldwide, except the United States. Because prices on non United States country shares, including those in developed and developing markets, can be more stable than domestic funds.
Long-term investors looking to add diversified international equity positions to their portfolios may want this fund as an option.
The fact about Vanguard Total International Stock Index, is that the asset class of this fund is in International or Global Stock level. This fund is categorized as foreign large blend, with the expense ratio as of February 23rd, 2017 has passed to 0.18%.Read Vanguard Personal Advisor Services with the Others
Vanguard Total International Stock Index
The minimum investment of this program is $3.000. While in the price and performance aspect, the price for this program as of 25 May 2017 has passed in $16.81, with the change of 0.18% or in dollars it is $0.03.
The risk potential showed that the more risk it take, the more reward the investor could achieve. While the average annual performance showed that in 1 year, the total international stock Index investor is 13.65%.
As in the 3 year, the total international stock index investor had only 1.02%. And in 5 year, the percentage is 4.75%, and in 10 year, the percentage is 1.32%.
The hypothetical growth of $10.000 of Vanguard Total International Stock Index as of 30 April 2017, showed really increasing.
In the year of 2007, the total international stock index investor is 10,000 investors. In 2009, it decreased the number of the investor only in total of 4.500 investors. Even so, the number slowly increased in the following year, 2011, which back again to total 10,000 investors.Read Vanguard Value Index Fund Institutional
In the year 2012, the number of investor slowly decreased, but in the 2013, the total investor could revive again until 9,500 investors. In 2015, it raised again until 11,000 total investors as same as in the year of 2017.
According to the Vanguard website, the upper holder of Vanguard Total International Stock Index is Nestle SA. The data was based on month-end ten largest holdings with 8.5% of total net assets, as of 30 April 2017.
The next highest holder after Nestle SA is Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., followed with Royal Dutch Shell plc. The next in number 4 is Roche Holding AG, followed by Novartis AG. In the number 6, it is placed by Tencent Holdings Ltd., followed by HSBC Holdings plc.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd placed in number 8, followed by Toyota Motor Corp. and Unilever.Read Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund Admiral
Vanguard Total International Stock Index after tax returns had returns before taxes 13.65% and returns after taxes on distributions 12.82% in 1 year. And the total international stock index investor as of 25 May 2017, it is 14.47%. While as of 30 April 2017 the total passed until 10.79%.
The program launched in 1996 by Vanguard Quantitative Equity Group, and it is among the world’s largest equity index managers.