3 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
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 -6.92 percent over the past year, 2.74 percent over the past three years, 6.76 percent over the past five years, and 4.86 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||-6.8%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||2.7%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||6.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||4.9%|
The investment seeks total return and inflation protection consistent with investment in inflation-indexed securities. Under normal market conditions, the fund invests at least 80% of its assets in inflation-adjusted debt securities. It may invest up to 20% of its assets in traditional U.S. Treasury, U.S. government agency or other non-U.S. government securities that are not inflation-indexed.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
American Century Inflation-Adjusted Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.47 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.