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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 3.90 percent over the past year, 7.21 percent over the past three years, 5.99 percent over the past five years, and 5.82 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||0.3%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||7.2%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||6.0%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||5.8%|
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 0.73 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.