American Beacon Balanced Fund

4 / 5 Stars
5 5 4 5 1
Zacks Investment Research
4 (Sell)
Standard & Poor's
5 / 5 Stars
B- (Buy)

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The fund has returned 16.61 percent over the past year, 12.73 percent over the past three years, 13.95 percent over the past five years, and 6.97 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 6.7%
1 Year 16.6%
3 Years (Annualized) 12.7%
5 Years (Annualized) 13.9%
10 Years (Annualized) 7.0%

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The investment seeks income and capital appreciation. Under normal circumstances, between 50% and 70% of the fund's total assets are invested in equity securities and between 30% and 50% of its total assets are invested in debt securities. The fund's equity investments may include common stocks, preferred stocks, securities convertible into common stocks, real estate investment trusts ("REITs"), American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") and U.S. dollar-denominated foreign stocks traded on U.S. exchanges (collectively referred to as "stocks"). It may invest in companies of all market capitalizations.


Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
American Beacon Balanced Fund has an expense ratio of 1.07 percent.

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

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