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Franklin US Government Secs A1 FKUSX

Analyst rating as of
NAV / 1-Day Return
6.04  /  0.17 %
Total Assets
5.3 Bil
Adj. Expense Ratio
0.790%
Expense Ratio
0.790%
Fee Level
Below Average
Longest Manager Tenure
17.17 years
Category
Intermediate Government
Credit Quality / Interest Rate Sensitivity
Medium / Limited
Min. Initial Investment
1,000
Status
Limited
TTM Yield
2.51%
Effective Duration
2.10 years
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Summary

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Franklin U.S. Government Securities’ recently modified team employs an undifferentiated approach within its narrow mandate that has delivered mediocre results over the long term. Above-average fees contribute to a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral across the strategy’s cheaper share classes, while its most expensive share class earns a Negative rating.

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