4 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
#18 in High Yield Bond
U.S. News evaluated 166 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 12.96 percent over the past year, 10.75 percent over the past three years, 10.00 percent over the past five years, and 9.09 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||4.5%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||10.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||10.0%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||9.1%|
The investment seeks to provide a high level of current income. The fund invests in securities through an underlying master fund having the same investment goals and strategies. It normally invests primarily in high-yielding, income producing debt securities. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus the amount of borrowings, if any, for investment purposes) in high-yield bonds and other investments with similar economic characteristics. It may invest a portion of its assets in foreign securities, which are predominantly U.S. dollar denominated.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Transamerica Partners Institutional High Yield Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.85 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.