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#58 in Short-Term Bond
U.S. News evaluated 113 Short-Term 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 0.81 percent over the past year, 1.79 percent over the past three years, 2.84 percent over the past five years, and 2.15 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||0.8%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||1.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||2.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||2.1%|
The investment seeks total return, comprised of current income and capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in fixed-income securities, and in derivatives and other instruments that have economic characteristics similar to such securities. It invests primarily in investment grade fixed-income securities. The fund may invest up to 25% of its net assets in foreign debt securities, including debt securities of issuers located in emerging markets countries. It will attempt to maintain a dollar-weighted average portfolio maturity and duration of less than three years.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Invesco Short Term Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.54 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.