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#36 in Muni National Long
U.S. News evaluated 58 Muni National Long 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 5.37 percent over the past year, 6.10 percent over the past three years, 5.83 percent over the past five years, and 4.63 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||1.3%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||6.1%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||5.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||4.6%|
The investment seeks a high level of current income exempt from federal income taxes, consistent with capital preservation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus the amount of any borrowing for investment purposes) in municipal bonds, the income of which is exempt from federal income taxation. It may count securities that generate income subject to the alternative minimum tax toward the 80% investment requirement. At the time of purchase, the adviser generally buys investment-grade municipal bonds or unrated bonds it determines to be of comparable quality.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Thrivent Municipal Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.74 percent.
Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.