Wells Fargo Advantage Government Securities Fund

Scorecard
2 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 4 4 2 3
Zacks Investment Research
3 (Hold)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
D (Sell)

#46 in Intermediate-Term Government

U.S. News evaluated 75 Intermediate Government Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.

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Performance

The fund has returned 3.05 percent over the past year, 2.56 percent over the past three years, 3.60 percent over the past five years, and 4.26 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 3.2%
1 Year 3.0%
3 Years (Annualized) 2.6%
5 Years (Annualized) 3.6%
10 Years (Annualized) 4.3%

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Summary

The investment seeks current income. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in U.S. government obligations and repurchase agreements collateralized by U.S. government obligations; and up to 20% of the fund's net assets in non-government investment-grade debt securities. It invests principally in U.S. government obligations, including debt securities issued or guaranteed by the U.S. Treasury, U.S. government agencies or government-sponsored entities.

Fees

Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Wells Fargo Advantage Government Securities Fund has an expense ratio of 0.85 percent.

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Risk

Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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