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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 Bond
0.700
40
22
45
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.450
62
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.350
65
Short-Term Bond
0.250
53
World Bond
1.000
84
62
60
High Yield Bond
1.100
9
14
17
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.350
69
Multisector Bond
0.900
30
30
22
Short-Term Bond
0.600
30
35
26
Intermediate Government
0.600
43
27
46
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.780
35
8
6
High Yield Bond
1.110
69
48
43
Short-Term Bond
0.500
40
9
Nontraditional Bond
0.980
24
12
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.490
19
3
Ultrashort Bond
0.330
52
27
Intermediate Core Bond
0.950
63
76
85
Short-Term Bond
0.630
88
80
74
Intermediate Core Bond
0.390
15
10
16
Short-Term Bond
0.810
100
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.950
95
Emerging-Markets Local-Currency Bond
0.900
22
22
1
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.510
43
37
60
Intermediate Core Bond
0.370
19
High Yield Bond
0.650
45
47
58
Emerging-Markets Local-Currency Bond
0.880
17
10
8
Bank Loan
0.730
42
13
21
High Yield Bond
0.660
30
31
41
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.860
66
68
66
Emerging Markets Bond
0.900
88
79
Short-Term Bond
0.820
Intermediate Core Bond
0.500
65
48
Short-Term Bond
0.810
36
26
27
Multisector Bond
0.700
3
5
14
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.450
28
28
34
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.510
25
24
28
Ultrashort Bond
0.710
76
82
World Bond
0.740
77
59
13
Emerging Markets Bond
1.130
38
28
High Yield Bond
2.170
100
97
98
Short-Term Bond
1.140
1
Short-Term Bond
0.790
45
36
30
Short Government
0.750
39
33
38
Intermediate Core Bond
0.810
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
1.280
76
97
High Yield Bond
0.700
84
57
37
Multisector Bond
0.930
55
59
61
Preferred Stock
1.540
High Yield Bond
0.990
24
25
28
Short Government
0.560
73
24
25
Multisector Bond
0.910
16
28
54
Ultrashort Bond
0.270
41
47
Intermediate Core Bond
0.710
13
12
1
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.510
10
16
9
Corporate Bond
0.740
13
7
11
Emerging-Markets Local-Currency Bond
1.040
27
17
7
Bank Loan
1.010
36
14
22
Multisector Bond
0.970
92
95
97
High Yield Bond
0.390
39
52
High Yield Bond
1.080
74
81
68
Nontraditional Bond
0.980
86
96
90
Intermediate Core Bond
0.270
14
8
1
World Bond
1.010
72
48
49
Intermediate Core Bond
0.850
97
93
82
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.300
89
93
90
Short-Term Bond
0.990
81
81
72
World Bond
0.290
7
30
40
Short-Term Bond
0.790
66
Intermediate Core Bond
0.600
44
56
37
High Yield Bond
0.840
28
18
42
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.780
31
29
17
Intermediate Core Bond
0.510
87
Emerging Markets Bond
0.890
39
31
49
Multisector Bond
0.840
51
89
77
Intermediate Core Bond
0.750
33
29
23
Corporate Bond
0.000
High Yield Bond
0.000
Multisector Bond
0.000
Short-Term Bond
0.290
Multisector Bond
0.640
36
61
50
Multisector Bond
0.580
Intermediate Core Bond
0.500
32
37
40
Intermediate Core Bond
0.000
64
Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
0.460
49
48
37
Corporate Bond
0.400
24
20
Emerging Markets Bond
0.850
58
67
41
Emerging Markets Bond
0.700
69
82
Multisector Bond
0.500
25
28
Intermediate Government
0.480
21
13
6
High Yield Bond
0.750
59
56
50
Multisector Bond
0.410
24
23
Inflation-Protected Bond
0.450
78
73
71

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