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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 %
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.600
79
60
Short-Term Bond
0.600
57
37
High Yield Bond
0.950
68
51
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.520
Multisector Bond
0.900
Intermediate Core Bond
0.570
94
95
98
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.820
56
46
76
Preferred Stock
1.470
98
97
High Yield Bond
0.880
72
63
77
Nontraditional Bond
0.700
46
High Yield Bond
0.910
31
16
22
Intermediate Core Bond
0.660
52
46
82
Intermediate Core Bond
0.720
84
74
83
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.680
18
23
22
Multisector Bond
2.570
88
Nontraditional Bond
0.730
68
43
46
Intermediate Core Bond
0.330
28
27
65
Intermediate Core Bond
0.500
76
Corporate Bond
0.550
52
55
88
Emerging Markets Bond
0.650
42
Emerging-Markets Local-Currency Bond
0.720
9
23
35
Nontraditional Bond
0.860
9
2
World Bond-USD Hedged
0.580
7
Intermediate Government
0.950
75
79
59
High Yield Bond
0.800
18
12
12
World Bond-USD Hedged
0.630
19
Nontraditional Bond
0.600
High Yield Bond
0.750
52
71
Short-Term Bond
0.390
26
12
Short-Term Bond
0.760
12
27
20
Multisector Bond
0.620
28
7
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.400
45
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.760
48
39
20
Corporate Bond
0.170
27
27
35
High Yield Bond
0.240
12
High Yield Bond
1.120
30
17
9
Intermediate Government
0.360
66
36
38
Ultrashort Bond
0.420
37
64
72
Corporate Bond
0.500
Nontraditional Bond
0.900
38
22
Multisector Bond
0.750
24
14
15
Nontraditional Bond
0.810
48
25
42
Multisector Bond
0.500
Emerging-Markets Local-Currency Bond
0.850
80
43
48
Emerging Markets Bond
0.950
61
54
Emerging Markets Bond
0.830
28
24
30
Emerging Markets Bond
0.900
32
12
63
Emerging-Markets Local-Currency Bond
0.900
13
10
36
Long Government
0.500
3
4
13
Multisector Bond
0.000
23
39
44
Nontraditional Bond
0.000
55
51
Multisector Bond
0.000
13
16
8
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.000
6
7
5
Intermediate Government
0.500
17
2
7
World Bond-USD Hedged
0.900
55
32
23
High Yield Bond
0.550
34
40
29
High Yield Bond
0.600
29
15
7
Multisector Bond
0.500
48
15
1
World Bond-USD Hedged
0.500
50
14
1
Long-Term Bond
0.500
55
44
29
Long-Term Bond
0.550
9
1
1
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.500
1
1
2
Long Government
0.475
66
27
60
Bank Loan
0.700
82
80
58
Short-Term Bond
0.500
86
71
57
Short-Term Bond
0.460
75
59
55
Short-Term Bond
0.500
90
79
67
Short-Term Bond
0.510
4
1
2
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.460
76
72
82
Nontraditional Bond
0.600
42
40
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.500
87
67
74
Preferred Stock
0.790
2
1
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.450
10
11
11
Ultrashort Bond
0.340
66
43
Ultrashort Bond
0.450
34
5
11
Nontraditional Bond
0.510
57
22
39
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.500
44
44
69
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.460
51
44
55
Intermediate Core Bond
0.500
33
12
13
Intermediate Core Bond
0.500
34
11
36
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.860
36
61
80
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.450
High Yield Bond
0.710
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.550
16
20
13
Intermediate Core Bond
0.480
High Yield Bond
0.710
41
17
Short-Term Bond
0.500
35
21
Multisector Bond
0.660
5
7
Ultrashort Bond
0.320
Ultrashort Bond
0.750
1
1
Ultrashort Bond
0.500
47
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.680
65
84
94

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