Join Early Retirement Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
VDC - Vanguard ETF Consumer Staple
Old 04-17-2014, 06:35 AM   #1
Dryer sheet aficionado
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 33
VDC - Vanguard ETF Consumer Staple

Does anyone hold this etf or has held it for a while. Wondering how over the long run folks have felt it has held up in the down and up markets within your portfolio.

If you hold it reasoning for holding it, defensive position, dividend, etc.

Thanks
__________________

__________________
Lazyfabs is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 Early Retirement and Financial Independence Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

Are you planning to be financially independent as early as possible so you can live life on your own terms? Discuss successful investing strategies, asset allocation models, tax strategies and other related topics in our online forum community. Our members range from young folks just starting their journey to financial independence, military retirees and even multimillionaires. No matter where you fit in you'll find that Early-Retirement.org is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with our members, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create a retirement blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 04-17-2014, 08:35 AM   #2
Give me a museum and I'll fill it. (Picasso)
Give me a forum ...
braumeister's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Northern Kentucky
Posts: 8,601
I've owned it for five years, and been happy with it.
Attached Images
File Type: png Screen Shot 2014-04-17 at 9.33.45 AM.png (84.3 KB, 23 views)
__________________

__________________
braumeister is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 04-17-2014, 09:09 AM   #3
Dryer sheet aficionado
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 33
Forgot to add it would be held in taxable acct. trying to find a tax effecient venue with some growth and less volatility than say total stock market or S&P 500.
__________________
Lazyfabs is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
consumer staple tilt ducky911 Stock Picking and Market Strategy 2 08-30-2012 03:27 PM
TIP ETF vs Vanguard TIP Fund 2B FIRE and Money 1 07-15-2008 11:32 AM
New ETF: Sudan-Free social ETF Olav23 FIRE and Money 2 06-28-2007 10:03 AM
I-Shares and Power Shares vs Vanguard ETF Hydroman FIRE and Money 6 05-23-2007 09:37 AM
I-Shares and Power Shares vs Vanguard ETF Hydroman Life after FIRE 0 05-22-2007 10:21 PM

 

 
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:12 PM.
 
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.