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Taxable Bond Funds

Fixed-income funds that distribute income that is subject to taxation at the federal, state, and sometimes local levels.

Fund Name
Morningstar Category
Adjusted Expense Ratio %
Return Rank in Category 3Y %
Return Rank in Category 5Y %
Return Rank in Category 10Y %
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.200
37
48
28
Intermediate Core Bond
0.020
68
78
Short-Term Bond
0.020
44
52
Intermediate Government
0.200
5
17
9
Corporate Bond
0.050
26
59
33
Intermediate Core Bond
0.150
4
29
5
Long Government
0.200
27
40
53
Long-Term Bond
0.050
74
77
45
Long-Term Bond
0.050
39
14
18
Short Government
0.200
4
10
10
Short Government
0.200
21
29
34
Short-Term Bond
0.150
34
70
56
Short-Term Bond
0.050
6
15
8
Short-Term Bond
0.200
18
25
19
Intermediate Core Bond
0.090
61
67
60
Intermediate Core Bond
0.150
58
64
59
World Bond-USD Hedged
0.070
49
56
Ultrashort Bond
0.100
11
25
High Yield Bond
1.000
4
3
8
Short Government
0.910
61
78
14
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.900
77
83
78
Short-Term Bond
0.850
76
68
77
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.600
74
70
62
Multisector Bond
0.750
27
46
52
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.250
High Yield Bond
0.830
64
65
69
Preferred Stock
0.500
High Yield Bond
0.600
62
81
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.550
39
20
29
High Yield Bond
1.000
20
33
23
Multisector Bond
0.990
62
32
42
Intermediate Core Bond
0.640
42
55
52
Corporate Bond
0.710
5
8
23
High Yield Bond
0.680
41
20
39
High Yield Bond
0.640
9
15
33
Short-Term Bond
0.600
78
91
85
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.460
35
73
62
Intermediate Government
0.710
77
57
35
Ultrashort Bond
0.410
54
55
45
Emerging Markets Bond
0.090
3
11
Emerging Markets Bond
0.090
21
29
Emerging-Markets Local-Currency Bond
0.090
78
81
Bank Loan
0.800
88
91
53
Intermediate Government
0.840
65
44
44
World Bond
0.650
30
17
20
World Bond
0.700
42
18
28
High Yield Bond
1.100
44
62
23
High Yield Bond
0.730
33
44
33
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.720
51
53
27
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.550
44
38
13
Corporate Bond
0.000
2
4
4
Short-Term Bond
0.530
74
82
85
Multisector Bond
0.050
80
51
Short-Term Bond
0.350
45
51
Nontraditional Bond
0.600
30
28
Intermediate Core Bond
0.380
70
76
70
High Yield Bond
4.230
100
100
Nontraditional Bond
1.600
11
11
Long Government
0.660
68
75
25
Nontraditional Bond
0.990
28
62
Nontraditional Bond
1.230
6
15
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.400
5
10
Short-Term Bond
0.480
46
42
32
Ultrashort Bond
0.200
73
Ultrashort Bond
0.470
43
68
48
Ultrashort Bond
0.250
42
57
Intermediate Core Bond
0.700
40
58
36
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.750
8
11
15
World Bond
0.450
Intermediate Government
0.490
17
6
15
High Yield Bond
0.930
65
79
55
Nontraditional Bond
0.620
12
9
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.600
53
36
23
Short-Term Bond
0.600
87
91
88
Short-Term Bond
0.480
10
22
27
High Yield Bond
0.820
80
98
97
Intermediate Core Bond
1.040
99
100
100
Intermediate Core Bond
0.460
12
3
5
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.450
30
13
7
Corporate Bond
0.910
37
11
13
Emerging Markets Bond
0.800
35
42
72
High Yield Bond
0.910
55
24
64
High Yield Bond
0.760
18
8
44
Multisector Bond
0.970
73
34
32
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.350
45
54
50
Intermediate Core Bond
0.550
38
22
34
Nontraditional Bond
1.220
60
17
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.960
93
88
54
Corporate Bond
0.000
87
34
32

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