3 / 5 Stars
4 4 2 2 3
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 76 Muni Single State 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 3.35 percent over the past year, 5.64 percent over the past three years, 5.20 percent over the past five years, and 3.85 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 05.31.2013|
|Year to date||0.3%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||5.6%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||5.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||3.9%|
The investment seeks as high a level of current interest income exempt from regular federal, Missouri state and, in some cases, Missouri local income taxes as is consistent with preservation of capital. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in municipal bonds that pay interest that is exempt from regular federal and Missouri personal income tax. It invests at least 80% of its net assets in investment grade municipal bonds rated BBB/Baa or higher at the time of purchase by at least one independent rating agency, or, if unrated, judged by the fund's sub-adviser to be of comparable quality.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Nuveen Missouri Municipal Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 1.57 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.