3 / 5 Stars
2 1 3 3 4
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 18 Muni Massachusetts 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 4.34 percent over the past year, 5.50 percent over the past three years, 5.10 percent over the past five years, and 4.30 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||0.6%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||5.5%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||5.1%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||4.3%|
The investment seeks to earn the highest level of current income exempt from both federal income tax and Commonwealth of Massachusetts personal income tax that is available without assuming what the Adviser considers to be undue risk. The fund invests at least 80% of net assets in municipal securities that pay interest that is exempt from federal income tax. These securities may pay interest that is subject to the federal alternative minimum tax ("AMT") for certain taxpayers. It normally invests at least 80% of net assets in municipal securities of Massachusetts or municipal securities with interest that is otherwise exempt from Massachusetts state income tax.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
AllianceBernstein Municipal Income Portfolios Massachusetts Portfolio has an expense ratio of 1.52 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.