Best Fit Corporate Debt Funds

These ETFs invest in the bonds of U.S. companies. Typically, the debt is issued by some of the largest U.S. corporations. Each corporate bond is assigned a rating from an agency like Standard & Poor's to determine its risk profile. Funds can hold in a mix of short-, intermediate-, and long-term debt, as well as a wide range of credit quality.

All ranked ETFs meet our Best Fit criteria.

#21 Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCLT)

Asset Class: Fixed Income

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Performance (YTD): 8.43% Avg. Volume: 78,648
Fees: 0.15% Market Cap: Loading...

Benchmark: Barclays Capital U.S. Long Credit Index

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#22 SPDR Barclays Aggregate Bond ETF (LAG)

Asset Class: Fixed Income

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Performance (YTD): 2.37% Avg. Volume: 84,197
Fees: 0.18% Market Cap: Loading...

Benchmark: Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index

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#23 Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond Index Fund (VCSH)

Asset Class: Fixed Income

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Performance (YTD): 0.88% Avg. Volume: 756,190
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Benchmark: Barclays Capital 1-3 Year U.S. Corporate Bond Index

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#24 Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCIT)

Asset Class: Fixed Income

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Performance (YTD): 4.19% Avg. Volume: 304,319
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Benchmark: Barclays Capital Intermediate U.S. Government/Credit Index

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#25 iShares Core US Bond Market ETF (AGG)

Asset Class: Fixed Income

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Performance (YTD): 2.56% Avg. Volume: 1,045,051
Fees: 0.08% Market Cap: Loading...

Benchmark: Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index

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#26 Vanguard Total Bond Market Index Fund (BND)

Asset Class: Fixed Income

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Performance (YTD): 2.51% Avg. Volume: 2,142,969
Fees: 0.10% Market Cap: Loading...

Benchmark: Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index

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#27 SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (JNK)

Asset Class: Fixed Income

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Performance (YTD): 3.27% Avg. Volume: 4,307,771
Fees: 0.40% Market Cap: Loading...

Benchmark: Barclays Capital High Yield Very Liquid Bond Index

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#28 Vanguard Long-Term Bond Index Fund (BLV)

Asset Class: Fixed Income

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Performance (YTD): 9.16% Avg. Volume: 80,492
Fees: 0.14% Market Cap: Loading...

Benchmark: Barclays Capital Long Government/Credit Index

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#29 iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (HYG)

Asset Class: Fixed Income

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Performance (YTD): 2.93% Avg. Volume: 3,823,020
Fees: 0.50% Market Cap: Loading...

Benchmark: Markit iBoxx $ Liquid High Yield Index

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#30 SPDR Barclays Short Term High Yield Bond ETF (SJNK)

Asset Class: Fixed Income

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Performance (YTD): 1.42% Avg. Volume: 1,567,496
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Benchmark: Barclays Capital [0-5 Cash Pay Constrained High Yield] Index

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Top Performing Corporate Debt Funds As of 03.05.2014

SPDR Barclays Convertible Securities ETF (CWB)

Total Return: 9.79%

Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCLT)

Total Return: 9.04%

Vanguard Long-Term Bond Index Fund (BLV)

Total Return: 8.67%

* Annualized