5 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
#14 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.
The fund has returned -2.61 percent over the past year, and 9.29 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||-3.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||9.3%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks total return which exceeds that of its benchmark, consistent with preservation of capital and prudent investment management. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its assets in a diversified portfolio of Fixed Income Instruments of varying maturities, which may be represented by forwards or derivatives such as options, futures contracts or swap agreements. It invests primarily in investment grade debt securities, but may invest up to 20% of its total assets in junk bonds that are rated B or higher by Moody's, or equivalently rated by S&P or Fitch, or, if unrated, determined by PIMCO to be of comparable quality.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
PIMCO Long-Term Credit Fund has an expense ratio of 0.55 percent.
Risk is High compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.