3 / 5 Stars
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 48 Ultrashort 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 0.86 percent over the past year, 1.09 percent over the past three years, and 1.54 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||0.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||1.1%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||1.5%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks a high level of current income consistent with the maintenance of liquidity and the preservation of capital. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in a diversified portfolio of domestic debt securities of investment grade quality. It may invest up to 20% of total assets in dollar-denominated foreign debt securities. Under normal circumstances, the fund's dollar weighted average maturity will be two years or less and its duration will be one year or less. The fund may invest in mortgage- and other asset-backed securities.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
CMG Ultra Short Term Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.25 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.