3 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
U.S. News evaluated 54 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 3.71 percent over the past year, 3.02 percent over the past three years, and 4.78 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 06.30.2014|
|Year to date||5.4%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||3.0%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||4.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks to provide inflation protection and income consistent with investment in inflation-indexed debt securities. The fund invests mainly (at least 80% of its net assets, plus borrowings for investment purposes, if any, and typically more) in inflation-indexed debt securities issued by U.S. and foreign governments and their agencies and instrumentalities. The fund may invest its assets in securities of a relatively small number of issuers of inflation-indexed bonds, primarily U.S. and foreign governments.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
GuideStone Funds Inflation Protected Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.64 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.