Dfa Intermediate Government Fund Quote

DFIGX Fund  USD 10.82  0.01  0.09%   

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Dfa Intermediate is trading at 10.82 as of the 23rd of May 2024; that is -0.09% down since the beginning of the trading day. The fund's open price was 10.83. Dfa Intermediate has about a 22 % chance of experiencing some form of financial distress in the next two years of operation but has generated negative returns over the last 90 days. Equity ratings for Dfa Intermediate Government are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 23rd of April 2024 and ending today, the 23rd of May 2024. Click here to learn more.
The fund primarily invests in high quality, low-risk obligations of the U.S. government and its agencies with maturities between five and fifteen years from the date of settlement. It normally invests in non-callable obligations issued or guaranteed by the U.S. More on Dfa Intermediate Government

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Dfa Mutual Fund Highlights

Most reasonable investors view market volatility as an opportunity to invest at a favorable price or to sell short against a bearish trend. Dfa Intermediate's investment highlights are automatically generated signals that are significant enough to either complement your investing judgment regarding Dfa Intermediate or challenge it. These highlights can help you better understand the position you are entering and avoid costly mistakes.
Fund ConcentrationDimensional Fund Advisors Funds, Large Funds, Intermediate Government Funds, Intermediate Government, Dimensional Fund Advisors (View all Sectors)
Update Date31st of March 2024
Dfa Intermediate Government [DFIGX] is traded in USA and was established 23rd of May 2024. Dfa Intermediate is listed under Dimensional Fund Advisors category by Fama And French industry classification. The fund is listed under Intermediate Government category and is part of Dimensional Fund Advisors family. This fund currently has accumulated 4.97 B in assets under management (AUM) with no minimum investment requirementsDfa Intermediate Gov is currently producing year-to-date (YTD) return of 4.4% with the current yeild of 0.0%, while the total return for the last 3 years was -3.44%.
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Dfa Intermediate Gov Risk Profiles

Investors will always prefer to have the highest possible return on investment while minimizing volatility. Dfa Intermediate market risk premium is the additional return an investor will receive from holding Dfa Intermediate long position in a well-diversified portfolio. The market premium is part of the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), which most analysts and investors use to calculate the acceptable rate of return on investment in Dfa Intermediate. At the center of the CAPM is the concept of risk and reward, which is usually communicated by investors using alpha and beta measures. Although Dfa Intermediate's alpha and beta are two of the key measurements used to evaluate Dfa Intermediate's performance over the market, the standard measures of volatility play an important role as well.

Dfa Intermediate Against Markets

Picking the right benchmark for Dfa Intermediate mutual fund is fundamental to making educated investment choices. Many naive investors compare their positions with the S&P 500 or with the Nasdaq. But these benchmarks are not all-inclusive and generally should be used only for large-capitalization equities or stock offerings from large companies. When the price of a selected benchmark declines in a down market, there may be an uptick in Dfa Intermediate mutual fund price where buyers come in believing the asset is cheap. The opposite is true when the market is bullish; so, accurately picking the benchmark for Dfa Intermediate is critical whether you are bullish or bearish towards Dfa Intermediate Government at a given time. Please also check how Dfa Intermediate's historical prices are related to one of the top price index indicators.

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How to buy Dfa Mutual Fund?

Before investing in Dfa Intermediate, you must ensure you fully understand your financial goals and how diversified (or not) your overall investments are now. Then, after you clearly understand your investment objectives, consider investing in Dfa Intermediate. To buy Dfa Intermediate fund, you can follow these steps:
  • Choose a brokerage firm: You need to select a brokerage firm to buy shares of Dfa Intermediate. Some popular options include Charles Schwab, Fidelity, TD Ameritrade, and Robinhood.
  • Open an account: Once you have chosen a brokerage firm, you will need to open an account. You will be required to provide personal information, such as your name, address, and Social Security number.
  • Fund your account: You will need to deposit funds into your brokerage account to purchase Dfa Intermediate fund. You can do this by transferring funds from your bank account or other investment accounts.
  • Place your order: Once you have located Dfa Intermediate Government fund in your brokerage account, you can place your order to buy it. You will need to specify the number of shares you want to buy and the price you are willing to pay.
  • Monitor your investment: After you have purchased Dfa Intermediate Government fund, you should monitor your investment to track its performance and make informed decisions about buying, selling, or holding the fund
It's important to note that investing in stocks, such as Dfa Intermediate Government, carries risks, and you should carefully consider your investment goals and risk tolerance before making any investment decisions. Also, remember various factors, including economic indicators, change in net worth, political events, company-specific news, and investor sentiment, can influence the stock market. These factors can cause fluctuations in fund prices and lead to market volatility affecting your buy or sell decision. However, volatility can also present opportunities for investors to make gains by buying stocks when prices are low and selling when they are high. It's important for investors to have a long-term perspective and a well-diversified portfolio to manage the impact of stock market volatility on their investments.

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The danger of trading Dfa Intermediate Government is mainly related to its market volatility and Mutual Fund specific events. As an investor, you must understand the concept of risk-adjusted return before you start trading. The most common way to measure the risk of Dfa Intermediate is by using the Sharpe ratio. The ratio expresses how much excess return you acquire for the extra volatility you endure for holding a more risker asset than Dfa Intermediate. The Sharpe ratio is calculated by using standard deviation and excess return to determine reward per unit of risk. To understand how volatile Dfa Intermediate Gov is, you must compare it to a benchmark. Traditionally, the risk-free rate of return is the rate of return on the shortest-dated U.S. Treasury, such as a 3-year bond.
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Please note, there is a significant difference between Dfa Intermediate's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine if Dfa Intermediate is a good investment by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Dfa Intermediate's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.