Vanguard Short-Term Inflation-Protected Securities ETF (VTIP)

NASDAQ: VTIP · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.07 (-0.15%)
At close: Dec 8, 2023, 4:00 PM
+0.09 (0.19%)
After-hours: Dec 8, 2023, 5:02 PM EST
Assets $12.69B
Expense Ratio 0.04%
PE Ratio n/a
Shares Out n/a
Dividend (ttm) $0.96
Dividend Yield 2.01%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 1, 2023
Payout Ratio n/a
1-Year Return -0.75%
Volume 1,037,994
Open 47.61
Previous Close 47.68
Day's Range 47.57 - 47.62
52-Week Low 46.54
52-Week High 48.13
Beta n/a
Holdings 27
Inception Date Oct 12, 2012

About VTIP

Fund Home Page

The Vanguard Short-Term Inflation-Protected Securities ETF (VTIP) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the Bloomberg US Treasury TIPS (0-5 Y) index. The fund tracks an index of US Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS) with less than 5 years remaining to maturity. VTIP was launched on Oct 12, 2012 and is issued by Vanguard.

Asset Class Fixed Income
Category Inflation-Protected Bond
Region North America
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol VTIP
ETF Provider Vanguard
Index Tracked Bloomberg US Treasury TIPS (0-5 Y)


Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 1, 2023 $0.2362 Dec 6, 2023
Oct 2, 2023 $0.3419 Oct 5, 2023
Jul 3, 2023 $0.3491 Jul 7, 2023
Apr 3, 2023 $0.0287 Apr 6, 2023
Dec 23, 2022 $1.117 Dec 29, 2022
Oct 3, 2022 $0.9044 Oct 6, 2022
Full Dividend History


Diving Into the Intricacies of TIPS

While Treasury inflation-protected securities (TIPS) may seem complex and daunting, it's important to dive into their intricacies. After all, their current yields present an enticing opportunity and a...

11 days ago - ETF Trends

Get A Grip On Inflation With These Two Bond ETFs

During the recent times of record high inflation (2021-2022), a few things have changed to dislocate markets from where they stood before the COVID-19 pandemic. However, this is not your grandfather's...

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7 weeks ago - MarketBeat

These ETFs Could Be a Hedge Against Another Rate Hike and Inflation

Over the past year, inflation has become a pressing concern for many Americans. There has been a spike in everything from mortgage and interest rates on vehicles to everyday prices of consumer goods a...

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4 months ago - ETF Trends

Consider This Short-Term Bond ETF Amid Stubborn Inflation

More hawkish central banks around the globe could be applying downward pressure on bonds. If that's indeed the case, getting inflation-protected assets is a must in the current market environment.

5 months ago - ETF Trends

Too Much Optimism Warrants a Look at This Bond ETF

An overabundance of optimism surrounding the U.S. Federal Reserve's rate pause could be creating hubris among bond investors. That said, it could be necessary to brace for more rate hikes with the Van...

6 months ago - ETF Trends

CPI Might Soften, but TIPS ETFs Still Hold Allure

Economists expect that the May reading of the Consumer Price Index (CPI), due out on June 13, will show a 4.2% year-over-year increase. That's far better than the 8.6% surge seen in May 2022 and an im...

6 months ago - ETF Trends

Inflation Protection With VTIP

One of the great mysteries that emerged from the bond market's 2022 turbulence was the laggard status of Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS). Investors can investigate inflation protection ...

7 months ago - ETF Trends

High-Quality Bonds Still Present Best Opportunity for Investors

As the Federal Reserve continues to wrestle with inflation, high-quality bonds still present investors with a prime option given the economic uncertainty that looms. It's been a comeback year for bond...

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8 months ago - ETF Trends

The 9 Best Inflation-Proof Investments for Your Portfolio

These stocks and ETFs are some of the best inflation-proof investments and could continue to shine as price growth cools.

8 months ago - Kiplinger

Seniors and ETFs: It's About Taxes

Exchange-traded funds may help when planning required minimum distributions.

9 months ago - ETFcom

Take Advantage of High Treasury Yields With VTIP

Treasury yields rose Thursday as investors await key inflation data, with CNBC reporting that the 10-year Treasury yield went up by about nine basis points to 3.498%, while the 2-year Treasury yield c...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Fixed Income Offers Opportunities Not Seen in Over a Decade

Fixed income offers investment opportunities not seen in more than a decade, particularly in investment-grade products, according to BlackRock Americas iShares Investment Strategy Head Gargi Chaudhuri...

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Treasury Yields Spike Following Hot Jobs Report

Treasury yields rose sharply on Friday after the Labor Department posted a hotter-than-expected U.S. jobs report for November. The yield on the 2-year Treasury rose to 4.367% from 4.254% on Thursday.

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

As Fixed Income Mutual Funds See Outflows, ETFs Find Inflows

ETFs have drastically changed the landscape of equity investing, but this year has greatly accelerated the rise of the fixed income ETF. Mutual funds have witnessed $446 billion in outflows this year,...

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Gain Short-Term TIPS Coverage With VTIP

After saying that there's “a long, long way to go to get inflation down,” CNBC is reporting that Federal Reserve Governor Christopher Waller said Wednesday that he's open to reducing the level of inte...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Gold's Performance Mixed in Year of High Inflation

The metal is down in dollars, but up in most other currencies.

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1 year ago - ETFcom

As Gross Points to Low Fee TIPS ETFs, Try This Vanguard ETF

Investors itching to balance their 60/40 split with strong fixed income options might want to look past the Total Return Funds and standard Treasuries for the consistent value found in low-fee TIPS ET...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Gold ETFs' Performance This Year Defies Inflation Hedge Thesis

Gold ETFs have outperformed stocks and bonds, but neither quite live up to the inflation hedge mantra.

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1 year ago - ETFcom

Bond Prices Could Be Too Good to Pass Up in Current Market

Investors could be sensing that the tumult in the bond market could be over, pushing them back into the debt market with renewed confidence. It makes sense if prices are depressed to a point where the...

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

2 Bond ETFs to Consider in the Current Market Environment

It's difficult to have the discipline to stick to a strategy when bond markets are following stock markets into a sea of red. However, there are ways to get bond exposure in the current market.

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

If Inflation Is Here to Stay, Take a Look at VTIP

Inflation hasn't been as transitory as the Federal Reserve predicted in late 2021, and as 2022 continues to wear on, investors should be advised to take the necessary steps to preserve their fixed inc...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

10 Best Inflation-Fighting ETFs for Higher Costs

Inflation continues to be top of mind for investors, with costs for energy, food and other products hovering near levels not seen in 40 years. This has investors seeking out ways to protect their port...

1 year ago - Kiplinger

Inflation Protection Tops Fund Flows Into Vanguard Bond ETFs

While Russia's invasion of Ukraine is captivating the world at the moment, the capital markets continue to fixate on inflation. That's evident in the inflows into Vanguard bond exchange traded funds (...

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

What the Past Week's Inflows for Vanguard's Bond ETFs Are Saying

Fund flows into Vanguard bond exchange traded funds (ETFs) over the past week are certainly a reflection of the current market environment for bonds and how investors are addressing them. The search f...

Other symbols: VCITVTEB
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Surging Prices Put Treasury Inflation Protected Securities ETFs in the Limelight

With elevated consumer price pressures, fixed income investors can hedge against rising inflation through Treasury inflation protected securities and related exchange traded funds. “There is tremendou...

Other symbols: SCHPSPIPTIP
1 year ago - ETF Trends