2 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
U.S. News evaluated 51 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 -6.61 percent over the past year, 3.69 percent over the past three years, 5.16 percent over the past five years, and 4.17 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||2.0%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||3.7%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||5.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||4.2%|
The investment seeks to achieve as high a total rate of real return on an annual basis as is considered consistent with prudent investment risk and the preservation of capital. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in inflation-indexed bonds and other income-producing securities. It may also invest in other income-producing securities of any kind. The fund generally intends to maintain a dollar-weighted average credit quality of A or better. It may invest up to 15% of its total assets in securities that are not denominated in U.S. dollars.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
MassMutual Premier Inflation-Protected and Income Fund has an expense ratio of 1.15 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.