The investment seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted corporate bond index with a short-term dollar-weighted average maturity. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. 1-5 Year Corporate Bond Index. This index includes U.S. dollar-denominated, investment-grade, fixed-rate, taxable securities issued by industrial, utility, and financial companies, with maturities between 1 and 5 years. Under normal circumstances, at least 80% of the fund's assets will be invested in bonds included in the index.
|LMBS||First Trust Low Duration Oppor..||0.68 %||
|ISTB||iShares Core 1-5 Year USD Bond..||0.06 %||
|SLQD||iShares 0-5 Year Investment Gr..||0.06 %||
|LDRI||Invesco LadderRite 0-5 Year Co..||0.22 %||
|Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Short-Term Bond)
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|Risk Return Profile|
|Volatility (Standard Deviation)||2.09%||40%||F||99%||A+|
|Risk Adjusted Return||110.72%||60%||D-||94%||A|
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This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.
This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.
The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.
The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual dividend returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. This can be a good buy, especially if it is outperforming on total return basis , for investors seeking high income yields.
The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.