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3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 79 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 10.52 percent over the past year, 8.49 percent over the past three years, and 8.24 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||2.4%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||8.5%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||8.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks maximum total return, consistent with preservation of capital and prudent investment management. The fund normally invests at least 65% of its total assets in a diversified portfolio of Fixed Income Instruments of varying maturities, which may be represented by forwards or derivatives such as options, futures contracts or swap agreements. It may invest in both investment-grade securities and high yield securities ("junk bonds") subject to a maximum of 10% of its total assets in securities rated below B by Moody's, or equivalently rated by S&P or Fitch, or, if unrated, determined by PIMCO to be of comparable quality.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
PIMCO Diversified Income Fund has an expense ratio of 1.90 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.