4 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
5 / 5 Stars
#1 in World Bond
U.S. News evaluated 91 World 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 14.60 percent over the past year, 9.42 percent over the past three years, 7.70 percent over the past five years, and 5.67 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||4.9%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||9.4%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||7.7%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||5.7%|
The investment seeks total return in excess of that of its benchmark, the J.P. Morgan Non-U.S. Government Bond (Hedged) (ex-Japan) Index. The fund's investment program has two principal components. One component seeks to replicate the fund's benchmark. The second component seeks to add value relative to the fund's benchmark by taking positions that may be unrelated to its benchmark. It normally invests directly and indirectly at least 80% of its assets in bonds. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
GMO Currency Hedged International Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.40 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.