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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 %
Emerging Markets Bond
0.850
21
21
Emerging-Markets Local-Currency Bond
0.930
41
42
Bank Loan
0.610
20
43
Intermediate Government
0.450
74
62
50
World Bond-USD Hedged
0.710
40
37
47
World Bond
0.530
67
58
47
High Yield Bond
0.630
4
14
20
Ultrashort Bond
0.250
30
31
42
Short-Term Bond
0.430
73
63
66
Short-Term Bond
0.550
3
4
Short Government
0.440
12
20
16
Short-Term Bond
1.250
25
9
23
High Yield Bond
0.720
65
29
High Yield Bond
0.540
94
Nontraditional Bond
0.740
Multisector Bond
0.990
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.790
71
10
1
Ultrashort Bond
0.660
98
99
100
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.820
37
30
35
High Yield Bond
0.600
28
Bank Loan
1.060
68
77
59
High Yield Bond
1.140
63
54
94
High Yield Bond
0.850
56
33
52
Nontraditional Bond
0.650
Short-Term Bond
0.460
63
37
27
Multisector Bond
1.060
24
45
41
Intermediate Core Bond
0.900
75
73
72
Nontraditional Bond
1.570
98
Intermediate Core Bond
0.140
60
70
62
Preferred Stock
0.000
22
10
Intermediate Core Bond
0.790
64
21
20
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.770
35
46
61
Emerging Markets Bond
0.860
18
Intermediate Government
0.780
86
79
63
High Yield Bond
0.610
67
69
59
High Yield Bond
0.920
57
41
30
Inflation-Protected Bond
1.060
65
72
70
Short-Term Bond
0.660
72
61
46
World Bond
1.780
100
100
99
World Bond
1.780
98
98
66
Nontraditional Bond
0.990
80
26
39
Nontraditional Bond
0.540
74
41
72
World Bond
0.890
63
39
29
High Yield Bond
1.040
49
47
46
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.730
75
20
41
Nontraditional Bond
0.480
91
49
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.890
99
98
100
Short-Term Bond
0.380
46
8
45
Ultrashort Bond
0.300
55
54
Multisector Bond
1.640
99
99
Nontraditional Bond
1.770
Short-Term Bond
0.690
79
92
87
Emerging Markets Bond
0.800
19
33
World Bond-USD Hedged
0.530
64
19
High Yield Bond
0.580
4
7
Intermediate Core Bond
0.400
66
Short-Term Bond
0.350
41
35
Ultrashort Bond
0.280
7
10
Multisector Bond
1.760
Short-Term Bond
0.460
Nontraditional Bond
1.430
78
61
Intermediate Core Bond
0.650
Emerging Markets Bond
0.700
Short-Term Bond
0.680
7
4
Multisector Bond
1.390
22
34
5
High Yield Bond
1.680
86
83
Bank Loan
0.850
100
High Yield Bond
0.900
98
99
98
High Yield Bond
0.910
87
84
High Yield Bond
3.740
93
82
Intermediate Core Bond
0.690
65
67
Intermediate Core Bond
0.320
13
25
25
World Bond
0.260
Multisector Bond
0.740
52
36
27
Short-Term Bond
0.550
37
36
40
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.440
35
57
46
Nontraditional Bond
0.680
84
Emerging Markets Bond
1.650
90
100
High Yield Bond
1.630
79
91
50
World Bond-USD Hedged
0.730
97
100
91
Ultrashort Bond
0.630
93
96
96
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.710
48
57
Ultrashort Bond
0.200
87
78
Intermediate Core Bond
0.120
10
7
3
Intermediate Core Bond
0.660
18
14
10
Short Government
0.660
3
1
2
Emerging Markets Bond
0.420
65
61
80
Emerging Markets Bond
1.360
82
83
97
Intermediate Government
0.580
83
67
54
High Yield Bond
0.290
14
5
4
High Yield Bond
0.890
21
7
13
World Bond-USD Hedged
1.020
89
82
64
Short-Term Bond
0.110
62
57
Long-Term Bond
0.150
6
23
8

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