4 / 5 Stars
5 5 2 3 4
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 49 Target Date 2026-2030 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 20.77 percent over the past year, 11.81 percent over the past three years, and 14.43 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||17.4%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||11.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||14.4%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks a high level of total return. The fund is designed to provide diversification among different asset classes by investing the majority of assets in other MFS mutual funds, referred to as underlying funds. Within the stock fund allocations, MFS seeks to diversify globally (by including domestic and international underlying funds), in terms of market capitalization (by including large, mid, and small capitalization underlying funds) and by style (by including both growth and value underlying funds). Within the bond fund allocation, MFS includes underlying funds with varying degrees of interest rate and credit exposure.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
MFS Lifetime 2030 Fund has an expense ratio of 0.25 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.