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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 3.59 percent over the past year, and 7.01 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||0.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||7.0%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks to provide inflation protection and income consistent with investment in inflation-indexed securities. The fund invests mainly at least 80% of its net assets in inflation-indexed debt securities issued by U.S. and foreign governments and their agencies and instrumentalities. It may concentrate the assets in securities of a relatively small number of issuers of inflation-indexed bonds, primarily U.S. and foreign governments. The fund may invest up to 10% of the assets in obligations denominated in currencies other than the U.S. dollar. It may invest up to 20% of the assets in fixed-income securities that are not inflation-indexed.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
GuideStone Funds Inflation Protected Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.65 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.