5 / 5 Stars
Zacks Investment Research
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
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The fund has returned 29.07 percent over the past year, 11.40 percent over the past three years, 19.14 percent over the past five years, and 9.76 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||19.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||11.4%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||19.1%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||9.8%|
The investment seeks total return which exceeds that of its benchmark index consistent with prudent investment management. The fund seeks to exceed the total return of its benchmark index by investing under normal circumstances in non-U.S. equity derivatives, backed by a portfolio of Fixed Income Instruments. "Fixed Income Instruments" include bonds, debt securities and other similar instruments issued by various U.S. and non-U.S. public- or private-sector entities. The fund will normally limit its foreign currency exposure (from non-U.S. dollar-denominated securities or currencies) to 20% of its total assets. It is non-diversified.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
PIMCO International StocksPLUS AR Strategy Fund has an expense ratio of 0.85 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.