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3 / 5 Stars
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 1.79 percent over the past year, 4.40 percent over the past three years, 10.44 percent over the past five years, and 6.26 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||0.9%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||4.4%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||10.4%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||6.3%|
The investment seeks a high level of current income. The fund normally invests at least 80% of net assets in debt securities. It also may invest in derivative instruments that have economic characteristics similar to such debt securities. The fund has the flexibility to invest in a broad range of issuers and segments of the debt securities markets.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Pioneer Strategic Income Fund has an expense ratio of 1.91 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.