5 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
#7 in High Yield Bond
U.S. News evaluated 168 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 13.20 percent over the past year, 11.58 percent over the past three years, 18.46 percent over the past five years, and 9.10 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||10.6%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||11.6%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||18.5%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||9.1%|
The investment seeks high current income. The fund invests primarily in a diversified portfolio of high-yield, lower-rated domestic corporate bonds. Its investment adviser selects securities that it believes has attractive risk-return characteristics. The fund may also opportunistically invest up to 20% of its assets in convertible securities, equity securities or pooled vehicles such as exchange-traded funds (ETFs) or other investment companies. It may invest in derivative contracts to implement its investment strategies as more fully described herein.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Federated High Yield Trust Fund has an expense ratio of 0.99 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.