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U.S. News evaluated 83 Multisector 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 -1.41 percent over the past year, 1.19 percent over the past three years, and 2.14 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||0.4%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||1.2%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||2.1%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks income and total return consistent with preservation of capital. The fund is designed as an investment vehicle for cash balance pension plans. It seeks to earn a total return, net of fees and expenses, that is equivalent to the interest crediting rate established by the Internal Revenue Service for cash balance pension plans using the 30-year U.S. Treasury Bond Yield. The fund seeks to earn this rate each calendar year. It invests at least 80% of its total assets in a wide variety of debt instruments and income-producing securities. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Payden/Kravitz Cash Balance Plan Fund has an expense ratio of 1.75 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.