Manning & Napier Core Plus Bond Series Fund

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

#30 in Corporate Bond

U.S. News evaluated 47 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 1.06 percent over the past year, 5.27 percent over the past three years, and 8.88 percent over the past five years.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 2.0%
1 Year 1.1%
3 Years (Annualized) 5.3%
5 Years (Annualized) 8.9%
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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Summary

The investment seeks to provide long-term total return by investing primarily in fixed income securities. The fund will invest, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its net assets in bonds and other financial instruments, principally exchange traded funds (ETFs), with economic characteristics similar to bonds. It may invest up to 20% of its assets in below investment grade securities (also referred to as "high yield bonds" or "junk bonds") and an additional 20% may be invested in non-U.S. dollar denominated securities, including securities issued by companies located in emerging markets.

Fees

Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Manning & Napier Core Plus Bond Series Fund has an expense ratio of 0.75 percent.

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Risk

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

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