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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 12.66 percent over the past year, 8.37 percent over the past three years, 20.18 percent over the past five years, and 6.32 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 02.28.2014|
|Year to date||2.5%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||8.4%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||20.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||6.3%|
The investment seeks the production of income. The fund invests primarily in marketable securities of established companies which the Trustees believe provide reasonable income and which, where consistent with the objective, may have potential for capital appreciation. It emphasizes high yield corporate bonds which are rated as lower than investment grade by either of the two principal rating services or unrated securities having similar characteristics.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Northeast Investors Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 0.93 percent.
Risk is High compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.