Last Update: 30 September 2021

Holding a position in the Vanguard Total World Stock (VT) ETF, how long should you stay invested to have high probability to obtain a positive return?

Considering all 14 years rolling periods, you would have obtained a positive returns 100.00% of times

Considering all 7 years rolling periods, you would have obtained a positive returns 97.20% of times

All the returns are calculated over the available historical serie, starting from January 1988 until September 2021.

In order to have complete information about the ETF, please refer to the Vanguard Total World Stock (VT) ETF: historical returns page.

Rolling Returns

Vanguard Total World Stock (VT) ETF: annualized rolling and average returns

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Return (*) Negative
Periods
Rolling Period Average Best Worst
1 Year
+7.91% +59.32%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2010
-50.42%
Mar 2008 - Feb 2009
27.41%
2 Years
+6.69% +39.32%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2011
-29.43%
Mar 2007 - Feb 2009
20.16%
3 Years
+6.35% +23.87%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2012
-19.43%
Apr 2000 - Mar 2003
22.16%
4 Years
+6.29% +20.22%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2013
-10.67%
Apr 1999 - Mar 2003
23.46%
5 Years
+6.22% +20.02%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2014
-6.95%
Apr 1998 - Mar 2003
19.65%
6 Years
+6.06% +17.83%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2015
-2.20%
Mar 1997 - Feb 2003
10.48%
7 Years
+5.98% +15.59%
Jan 1993 - Dec 1999
-3.24%
Mar 2002 - Feb 2009
2.80%
8 Years
+5.95% +14.20%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2017
-4.79%
Mar 2001 - Feb 2009
3.23%
9 Years
+5.83% +14.68%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2018
-6.10%
Mar 2000 - Feb 2009
4.70%
10 Years
+5.63% +13.05%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2019
-3.82%
Mar 1999 - Feb 2009
8.04%
11 Years
+5.47% +12.23%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2020
-2.70%
Mar 1998 - Feb 2009
4.74%
12 Years
+5.24% +13.67%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2021
-1.01%
Mar 1997 - Feb 2009
2.29%
13 Years
+4.93% +9.22%
Oct 2008 - Sep 2021
-0.10%
Mar 1996 - Feb 2009
0.40%
14 Years
+4.94% +8.14%
Feb 1993 - Jan 2007
+1.29%
Mar 1995 - Feb 2009
0.00%
15 Years
+5.06% +8.84%
Feb 2003 - Jan 2018
+0.99%
Mar 1994 - Feb 2009
0.00%

* Annualized rolling and average returns over full calendar month periods

Annualized Rolling Returns - 1 Year (12 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+7.91% +59.32%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2010
-50.42%
Mar 2008 - Feb 2009
27.41%
108 out of 394

Annualized Rolling Returns - 2 Years (24 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+6.69% +39.32%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2011
-29.43%
Mar 2007 - Feb 2009
20.16%
77 out of 382

Annualized Rolling Returns - 3 Years (36 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+6.35% +23.87%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2012
-19.43%
Apr 2000 - Mar 2003
22.16%
82 out of 370

Annualized Rolling Returns - 4 Years (48 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+6.29% +20.22%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2013
-10.67%
Apr 1999 - Mar 2003
23.46%
84 out of 358

Annualized Rolling Returns - 5 Years (60 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+6.22% +20.02%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2014
-6.95%
Apr 1998 - Mar 2003
19.65%
68 out of 346

Annualized Rolling Returns - 6 Years (72 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+6.06% +17.83%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2015
-2.20%
Mar 1997 - Feb 2003
10.48%
35 out of 334

Annualized Rolling Returns - 7 Years (84 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+5.98% +15.59%
Jan 1993 - Dec 1999
-3.24%
Mar 2002 - Feb 2009
2.80%
9 out of 322

Annualized Rolling Returns - 8 Years (96 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+5.95% +14.20%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2017
-4.79%
Mar 2001 - Feb 2009
3.23%
10 out of 310

Annualized Rolling Returns - 9 Years (108 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+5.83% +14.68%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2018
-6.10%
Mar 2000 - Feb 2009
4.70%
14 out of 298

Annualized Rolling Returns - 10 Years (120 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+5.63% +13.05%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2019
-3.82%
Mar 1999 - Feb 2009
8.04%
23 out of 286

Annualized Rolling Returns - 11 Years (132 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+5.47% +12.23%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2020
-2.70%
Mar 1998 - Feb 2009
4.74%
13 out of 274

Annualized Rolling Returns - 12 Years (144 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+5.24% +13.67%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2021
-1.01%
Mar 1997 - Feb 2009
2.29%
6 out of 262

Annualized Rolling Returns - 13 Years (156 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+4.93% +9.22%
Oct 2008 - Sep 2021
-0.10%
Mar 1996 - Feb 2009
0.40%
1 out of 250

Annualized Rolling Returns - 14 Years (168 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+4.94% +8.14%
Feb 1993 - Jan 2007
+1.29%
Mar 1995 - Feb 2009
0.00%
0 out of 238

Annualized Rolling Returns - 15 Years (180 months)

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Average
Return
Best
Return
Worst
Return
Negative
Periods
+5.06% +8.84%
Feb 2003 - Jan 2018
+0.99%
Mar 1994 - Feb 2009
0.00%
0 out of 226

In order to have complete information about the ETF, please refer to the Vanguard Total World Stock (VT) ETF: historical returns page.

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