Federated Intermediate Corporate Bond Fund

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
5 5 4 3 1
Zacks Investment Research
2 (Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
C+ (Hold)

#13 in Corporate Bond

U.S. News evaluated 49 Corporate Bond Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.

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Performance

The fund has returned 7.20 percent over the past year, 4.95 percent over the past three years, 6.75 percent over the past five years, and 5.01 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 4.2%
1 Year 7.2%
3 Years (Annualized) 4.9%
5 Years (Annualized) 6.7%
10 Years (Annualized) 5.0%

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Summary

The investment seeks current income. The fund invests in a diversified portfolio of investment-grade, fixed-income securities consisting primarily of corporate debt securities, U.S. government mortgage-backed securities, and U.S. Treasury and agency securities. The foreign securities in which the fund invests will be predominately denominated in U.S. dollars. It may invest in derivative contracts to implement its investment strategies as more fully described herein.

Fees

Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Federated Intermediate Corporate Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.56 percent.

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Risk

Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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