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Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 174 High Yield 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 6.37 percent over the past year, and 8.86 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 02.28.2014|
|Year to date||3.1%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||8.9%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks high current income and, secondarily, capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in non-investment grade securities and/or financial instruments that provide exposure to non-investment grade securities. It may invest in securities of foreign issuers, including those in emerging markets. The fund has no limitations regarding the maturities of the debt securities it can buy, the market capitalization of the issuers of those securities or whether the securities are rated.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
American Beacon SiM High Yld Opps Fund has an expense ratio of 2.09 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.