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#10 in Corporate Bond
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The fund has returned 0.71 percent over the past year, 3.22 percent over the past three years, 5.18 percent over the past five years, and 4.33 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||0.5%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||3.2%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||5.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||4.3%|
The investment seeks current income. The fund invests normally at least 80% of net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in a diversified portfolio of investment grade corporate and government fixed income securities. It typically invests in securities with short-term to intermediate-term maturities (those with maturities from one to ten years) issued by corporations and other entities, the U.S. government, agencies or instrumentalities of the U.S. government and cash equivalent securities. The fund seeks to maintain an average effective maturity between three and 10 years under normal market and economic conditions.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
LKCM Fixed Income Fund has an expense ratio of 0.65 percent.
Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.