2 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
#78 in Moderate Allocation
U.S. News evaluated 279 Moderate Allocation 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 8.29 percent over the past year, 8.80 percent over the past three years, 5.17 percent over the past five years, and 6.06 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||6.3%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||8.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||5.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||6.1%|
The investment seeks capital appreciation and income; conservation of capital is a secondary consideration. The fund normally invests between 50% and 70% of assets in equity securities, primarily common stocks, and at least 25% of assets in fixed-income securities, primarily bonds. It may invest in bonds of various maturities and types, including those issued by U.S. and foreign governments or companies, mortgage-backed securities and asset-backed securities. At least 80% of the bonds will be investment grade at the time of purchase. The fund invests at least 80% of equity security allocation in common stocks of large U.S. companies.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
HighMark Balanced Fund has an expense ratio of 1.24 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.