Vanguard Emerging Mkts Govt Bd (VWOB): Rolling Returns

Data Source: from January 2014 to February 2024 (~10 years)
Consolidated Returns as of 29 February 2024

Holding the Vanguard Emerging Mkts Govt Bd (VWOB) ETF, how long should you stay invested to have high probability to obtain a positive return?

Considering all the available data source (~10 years), the longest period with a negative return lasted 86 months (from September 2016 to October 2023).

This means that every rolling period of 87 months or above has always granted a positive return.

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the Vanguard Emerging Mkts Govt Bd (VWOB) ETF: Historical Returns page.

Rolling Returns

A rolling return is a measure of investment performance that calculates the return of an investment over a set period of time, with the starting date rolling forward. This approach can provide a more accurate representation of the investment's historical performance and helps investors to evaluate the investment's consistency over time.

VANGUARD EMERGING MKTS GOVT BD (VWOB) ETF
Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Returns - Inflation Adjusted
Data Source: 1 March 2014 - 29 February 2024 (10 Years)
Data Source: 1 January 2014 - 29 February 2024 (~10 years)
Inflation Adjusted:
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -23.46 10/2021
09/2022
0.76$ -4.02 0.95$ 3.66 1.03$ 10.27 1.10$ 15.40 10/2015
09/2016
1.15$ 8.46 29.36%
2Y -11.08 10/2020
09/2022
0.79$ -7.11 0.86$ 3.87 1.07$ 6.85 1.14$ 9.97 01/2019
12/2020
1.20$ -0.92 26.80%
3Y -6.93 11/2019
10/2022
0.80$ -3.77 0.89$ 4.51 1.14$ 5.82 1.18$ 7.07 09/2018
08/2021
1.22$ -2.50 25.88%
4Y -3.56 11/2019
10/2023
0.86$ -1.62 0.93$ 3.60 1.15$ 5.39 1.23$ 7.71 02/2016
01/2020
1.34$ -1.62 27.40%
5Y -2.51 11/2017
10/2022
0.88$ -0.35 0.98$ 3.98 1.21$ 5.64 1.31$ 6.93 01/2016
12/2020
1.39$ 0.57 19.67%
6Y -1.41 10/2016
09/2022
0.91$ -0.12 0.99$ 2.90 1.18$ 5.30 1.36$ 6.02 01/2015
12/2020
1.42$ 1.02 16.33%
7Y -0.02 11/2016
10/2023
0.99$ 0.91 1.06$ 1.78 1.13$ 4.52 1.36$ 4.87 01/2015
12/2021
1.39$ 1.33 5.41%
8Y 0.35 11/2014
10/2022
1.02$ 1.09 1.09$ 1.79 1.15$ 2.51 1.21$ 3.43 03/2014
02/2022
1.31$ 2.51 0.00%
9Y 1.09 11/2014
10/2023
1.10$ 1.44 1.13$ 1.89 1.18$ 2.36 1.23$ 2.69 01/2015
12/2023
1.26$ 2.36 0.00%
10Y 2.55 03/2014
02/2024
1.28$ 2.55 1.28$ 2.55 1.28$ 2.55 1.28$ 2.55 03/2014
02/2024
1.28$ 2.55 0.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -29.26 10/2021
09/2022
0.70$ -8.38 0.91$ 1.47 1.01$ 8.13 1.08$ 13.64 10/2015
09/2016
1.13$ 5.59 39.45%
2Y -16.73 11/2020
10/2022
0.69$ -12.69 0.76$ 1.84 1.03$ 5.25 1.10$ 8.02 01/2019
12/2020
1.16$ -5.03 37.11%
3Y -11.37 11/2019
10/2022
0.69$ -8.78 0.75$ 2.45 1.07$ 3.85 1.12$ 4.87 01/2015
12/2017
1.15$ -7.60 32.94%
4Y -7.78 11/2019
10/2023
0.72$ -5.78 0.78$ 1.45 1.05$ 3.44 1.14$ 5.43 02/2016
01/2020
1.23$ -5.90 35.62%
5Y -6.12 11/2017
10/2022
0.72$ -4.10 0.81$ 1.51 1.07$ 3.61 1.19$ 4.88 01/2016
12/2020
1.26$ -3.39 40.98%
6Y -4.74 10/2016
09/2022
0.74$ -3.64 0.80$ 0.60 1.03$ 3.19 1.20$ 4.21 01/2015
12/2020
1.28$ -2.55 48.98%
7Y -3.41 10/2016
09/2023
0.78$ -2.39 0.84$ -1.51 0.89$ 2.51 1.18$ 3.12 03/2014
02/2021
1.23$ -2.06 62.16%
8Y -2.46 11/2014
10/2022
0.81$ -1.64 0.87$ -1.21 0.90$ -0.64 0.95$ 1.02 03/2014
02/2022
1.08$ -0.84 92.00%
9Y -1.77 11/2014
10/2023
0.85$ -1.43 0.87$ -0.89 0.92$ -0.72 0.93$ -0.32 01/2015
12/2023
0.97$ -0.72 100.00%
10Y -0.22 03/2014
02/2024
0.97$ -0.22 0.97$ -0.22 0.97$ -0.22 0.97$ -0.22 03/2014
02/2024
0.97$ -0.22 100.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -23.46 10/2021
09/2022
0.76$ -3.83 0.96$ 3.73 1.03$ 9.86 1.09$ 15.40 10/2015
09/2016
1.15$ 8.46 28.83%
2Y -11.08 10/2020
09/2022
0.79$ -7.11 0.86$ 3.83 1.07$ 6.85 1.14$ 9.97 01/2019
12/2020
1.20$ -0.92 26.26%
3Y -6.93 11/2019
10/2022
0.80$ -3.77 0.89$ 4.57 1.14$ 5.84 1.18$ 7.07 09/2018
08/2021
1.22$ -2.50 25.29%
4Y -3.56 11/2019
10/2023
0.86$ -1.62 0.93$ 3.62 1.15$ 5.96 1.26$ 7.71 02/2016
01/2020
1.34$ -1.62 26.67%
5Y -2.51 11/2017
10/2022
0.88$ -0.35 0.98$ 4.12 1.22$ 5.64 1.31$ 6.93 01/2016
12/2020
1.39$ 0.57 19.05%
6Y -1.41 10/2016
09/2022
0.91$ -0.04 0.99$ 3.23 1.21$ 5.37 1.36$ 6.17 02/2014
01/2020
1.43$ 1.02 15.69%
7Y -0.02 11/2016
10/2023
0.99$ 0.91 1.06$ 1.78 1.13$ 4.57 1.36$ 5.76 01/2014
12/2020
1.47$ 1.33 5.13%
8Y 0.35 11/2014
10/2022
1.02$ 1.09 1.09$ 1.88 1.16$ 2.83 1.24$ 4.78 01/2014
12/2021
1.45$ 2.51 0.00%
9Y 1.09 11/2014
10/2023
1.10$ 1.44 1.13$ 1.91 1.18$ 2.48 1.24$ 2.69 01/2015
12/2023
1.26$ 2.36 0.00%
10Y 2.55 03/2014
02/2024
1.28$ 2.55 1.28$ 2.80 1.31$ 2.83 1.32$ 2.83 01/2014
12/2023
1.32$ 2.55 0.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -29.26 10/2021
09/2022
0.70$ -8.20 0.91$ 1.78 1.01$ 7.65 1.07$ 13.64 10/2015
09/2016
1.13$ 5.59 38.74%
2Y -16.73 11/2020
10/2022
0.69$ -12.69 0.76$ 1.85 1.03$ 5.25 1.10$ 8.02 01/2019
12/2020
1.16$ -5.03 36.36%
3Y -11.37 11/2019
10/2022
0.69$ -8.78 0.75$ 2.48 1.07$ 3.98 1.12$ 4.87 01/2015
12/2017
1.15$ -7.60 32.18%
4Y -7.78 11/2019
10/2023
0.72$ -5.78 0.78$ 1.68 1.06$ 4.03 1.17$ 5.43 02/2016
01/2020
1.23$ -5.90 34.67%
5Y -6.12 11/2017
10/2022
0.72$ -4.10 0.81$ 1.55 1.07$ 3.61 1.19$ 4.88 01/2016
12/2020
1.26$ -3.39 39.68%
6Y -4.74 10/2016
09/2022
0.74$ -3.46 0.80$ 1.36 1.08$ 3.20 1.20$ 4.49 02/2014
01/2020
1.30$ -2.55 47.06%
7Y -3.41 10/2016
09/2023
0.78$ -2.39 0.84$ -1.29 0.91$ 2.54 1.19$ 4.11 01/2014
12/2020
1.32$ -2.06 58.97%
8Y -2.46 11/2014
10/2022
0.81$ -1.64 0.87$ -1.14 0.91$ -0.35 0.97$ 2.46 01/2014
12/2021
1.21$ -0.84 85.19%
9Y -1.77 11/2014
10/2023
0.85$ -1.43 0.87$ -0.85 0.92$ -0.63 0.94$ -0.20 02/2014
01/2023
0.98$ -0.72 100.00%
10Y -0.22 03/2014
02/2024
0.97$ -0.22 0.97$ 0.01 1.00$ 0.05 1.00$ 0.05 01/2014
12/2023
1.00$ -0.22 33.33%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods

Annualized Rolling Returns - 1 Year (12 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +3.73% +15.40%
Oct 2015 - Sep 2016
-23.46%
Oct 2021 - Sep 2022
28.83%
32 out of 111
US Inflation Adjusted +1.78% +13.64%
Oct 2015 - Sep 2016
-29.26%
Oct 2021 - Sep 2022
38.74%
43 out of 111
1 Year Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
1 Year Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 2 Years (24 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +3.83% +9.97%
Jan 2019 - Dec 2020
-11.08%
Oct 2020 - Sep 2022
26.26%
26 out of 99
US Inflation Adjusted +1.85% +8.02%
Jan 2019 - Dec 2020
-16.73%
Nov 2020 - Oct 2022
36.36%
36 out of 99
2 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
2 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 3 Years (36 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.57% +7.07%
Sep 2018 - Aug 2021
-6.93%
Nov 2019 - Oct 2022
25.29%
22 out of 87
US Inflation Adjusted +2.48% +4.87%
Jan 2015 - Dec 2017
-11.37%
Nov 2019 - Oct 2022
32.18%
28 out of 87
3 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
3 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 4 Years (48 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +3.62% +7.71%
Feb 2016 - Jan 2020
-3.56%
Nov 2019 - Oct 2023
26.67%
20 out of 75
US Inflation Adjusted +1.68% +5.43%
Feb 2016 - Jan 2020
-7.78%
Nov 2019 - Oct 2023
34.67%
26 out of 75
4 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
4 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 5 Years (60 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.12% +6.93%
Jan 2016 - Dec 2020
-2.51%
Nov 2017 - Oct 2022
19.05%
12 out of 63
US Inflation Adjusted +1.55% +4.88%
Jan 2016 - Dec 2020
-6.12%
Nov 2017 - Oct 2022
39.68%
25 out of 63
5 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
5 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 6 Years (72 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +3.23% +6.17%
Feb 2014 - Jan 2020
-1.41%
Oct 2016 - Sep 2022
15.69%
8 out of 51
US Inflation Adjusted +1.36% +4.49%
Feb 2014 - Jan 2020
-4.74%
Oct 2016 - Sep 2022
47.06%
24 out of 51
6 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
6 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 7 Years (84 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +1.78% +5.76%
Jan 2014 - Dec 2020
-0.02%
Nov 2016 - Oct 2023
5.13%
2 out of 39
US Inflation Adjusted -1.29% +4.11%
Jan 2014 - Dec 2020
-3.41%
Oct 2016 - Sep 2023
58.97%
23 out of 39
7 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
7 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 8 Years (96 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +1.88% +4.78%
Jan 2014 - Dec 2021
+0.35%
Nov 2014 - Oct 2022
0.00%
0 out of 27
US Inflation Adjusted -1.14% +2.46%
Jan 2014 - Dec 2021
-2.46%
Nov 2014 - Oct 2022
85.19%
23 out of 27
8 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
8 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 9 Years (108 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +1.91% +2.69%
Jan 2015 - Dec 2023
+1.09%
Nov 2014 - Oct 2023
0.00%
0 out of 15
US Inflation Adjusted -0.85% -0.20%
Feb 2014 - Jan 2023
-1.77%
Nov 2014 - Oct 2023
100.00%
15 out of 15
9 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
9 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 10 Years (120 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +2.80% +2.83%
Jan 2014 - Dec 2023
+2.55%
Mar 2014 - Feb 2024
0.00%
0 out of 3
US Inflation Adjusted +0.01% +0.05%
Jan 2014 - Dec 2023
-0.22%
Mar 2014 - Feb 2024
33.33%
1 out of 3
10 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
10 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the Vanguard Emerging Mkts Govt Bd (VWOB) ETF: Historical Returns page.