2 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
1 / 5 Stars
#32 in Emerging Markets Bond
U.S. News evaluated 94 Emerging Markets 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 -8.44 percent over the past year, and 2.99 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-0.9%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||3.0%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks total return with an emphasis on current income as well as capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in fixed-income securities and debt instruments of emerging-market issuers. The portfolio managers use proprietary research to identify specific countries, corporate sectors, and issuers that are attractively priced, and shall not be constrained by market capitalization, company fundamentals, security valuation or seasoning, or similar characteristics. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
John Hancock Funds Emerging Markets Debt Fund has an expense ratio of 1.35 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.