Franklin LifeSmart™ 2045 Retirement Target Fund

Class A (FTTAX)
Scorecard
1 / 5 Stars
Lipper
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Standard & Poor's
2 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
C- (Hold)

U.S. News evaluated 47 Target Date 2041-2045 Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.

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Performance

The fund has returned 21.13 percent over the past year, 9.56 percent over the past three years, and 14.47 percent over the past five years.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 4.2%
1 Year 21.1%
3 Years (Annualized) 9.6%
5 Years (Annualized) 14.5%
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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Summary

The investment seeks long-term total return consistent with its asset allocation. Under normal market conditions, the investment manager allocates the fund's assets among the broad asset classes of equity, fixed-income and alternative investments by investing primarily in a distinctly-weighted combination of underlying funds, predominantly other Franklin Templeton mutual funds, based on each underlying fund's predominant asset class. These underlying funds and ETFs, in turn, invest in a variety of U.S. and foreign equity, fixed-income and derivative investments.

Fees

Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Franklin LifeSmart™ 2045 Retirement Target Fund has an expense ratio of 0.38 percent.

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Risk

Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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