Scout Low Duration Bond Fund

Class Other (SCLDX)

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Performance

The fund has returned 2.38 percent over the past year.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 0.9%
1 Year 2.4%
3 Years (Annualized) N/A
5 Years (Annualized) N/A
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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Summary

The investment seeks a high level of total return consistent with the preservation of capital. The fund invests at least 80% of its assets in fixed income instruments. The fixed income instruments in which the fund may invest can be of varying maturities and include bonds, debt securities, mortgage- and asset-backed securities (including to-be-announced securities) and other similar instruments issued by various U.S. and non-U.S. public- or private-sector entities. It invests primarily in investment grade securities, but may also invest up to 25% of its assets in non-investment grade securities.

Fees

Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Scout Low Duration Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.40 percent.

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Risk

Risk is N/A compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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