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U.S. News evaluated 50 Inflation-Protected 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 -3.69 percent over the past year, 2.43 percent over the past three years, and 5.62 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||-4.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||2.4%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||5.6%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks inflation protection and income. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes) in inflation-indexed debt securities issued by the U.S. Treasury Department and backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S. government. Under normal circumstances, the fund's dollar-weighted average maturity is expected to be between three and twenty years. The Manager allocates the assets of the fund among different sub-advisors.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
American Beacon Treasury Inflation Protected Securities Fund has an expense ratio of 0.61 percent.
Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.