Inflation-Protected Bond

Inflation-protected bond portfolios invest primarily in debt securities that adjust their principal values in line with the rate of inflation. These bonds can be issued by any organization, but the U.S. Treasury is currently the largest issuer for these types of securities. Morningstar®

GuideStone Funds Inflation Protected Bond Fund (GIPZX)

Performance (1-yr.): 5.90% Expenses: 0.66%
Performance (1-mo.): 0.39% Total Assets: $284.7M
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Harbor Real Return Fund (HARRX)

Performance (1-yr.): 6.36% Expenses: 0.59%
Performance (1-mo.): 0.60% Total Assets: $392.81M
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Hartford Inflation Plus Fund (HIPAX)

Performance (1-yr.): 7.01% Expenses: 0.85%
Performance (1-mo.): 0.28% Total Assets: $1.23B
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ING BlackRock Inflation Protected Bond Fund (IBRIX)

Performance (1-yr.): 5.75% Expenses: 0.55%
Performance (1-mo.): 0.31% Total Assets: $842.47M
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John Hancock II Real Return Bond Fund (JIRRX)

Performance (1-yr.): 6.70% Expenses: 0.80%
Performance (1-mo.): 0.60% Total Assets: $546.28M
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JPMorgan Inflation Managed Bond Fund (JIMAX)

Performance (1-yr.): 1.66% Expenses: 0.76%
Performance (1-mo.): 0.54% Total Assets: $1.51B
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JPMorgan Real Return Fund (RRNAX)

Performance (1-yr.): 6.43% Expenses: 0.75%
Performance (1-mo.): 0.51% Total Assets: $90.16M
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Loomis Sayles Inflation Protected Securities Fund (LSGSX)

Performance (1-yr.): 5.75% Expenses: 0.40%
Performance (1-mo.): 0.38% Total Assets: $26.39M
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Lord Abbett Inflation Focused Fund (LIFAX)

Performance (1-yr.): 1.81% Expenses: 0.75%
Performance (1-mo.): 0.44% Total Assets: $852.55M
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MassMutual Premier Inflation-Protected and Income Fund (MPSAX)

Performance (1-yr.): 6.23% Expenses: 1.00%
Performance (1-mo.): 0.49% Total Assets: $295.62M
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Top Performing Inflation-Protected Bond Funds As of 03.05.2014

Franklin Real Return Fund (FRRAX)

Total Return: 1.51%

Columbia Inflation Protected Securities Fund (APSAX)

Total Return: 0.99%

PIMCO Real Return Asset Fund (PRAIX)

Total Return: 0.98%

Franklin Real Return Fund (FRRAX)

Total Return: 0.62%

Eaton Vance Short Duration Real Return Fund (EARRX)

Total Return: 0.21%

SEI Institutional Investments Trust Real Return Fund (RRPAX)

Total Return: 1.46%

PIMCO Real Return Asset Fund (PRAIX)

Total Return: 6.77%

DFA Inflation-Protected Securities Portfolio (DIPSX)

Total Return: 4.28%

Transamerica Real Return TIPS Fund

Total Return: 3.86%

* Annualized