Short-Intermediate U.S. Government
If you're a conservative investor who prefers the income and quality offered by government securities, you may find this Fund attractive. It is best suited for income-oriented investors who prefer low risk. Our approach is to select high-quality securities with maturities between two and five years, issued or guaranteed by the U.S. Government, as we manage risk exposure to achieve reasonable returns. We believe investing in a broad range of U.S. Government securities with short-term maturities can provide greater stability of principal than is generally available from longer-term, higher-yielding bonds. The principal value and investment return of the Fund are neither guaranteed or insured by the U.S. Government.
- Invest primarily in securities issued or guaranteed by the U.S. government or by its agencies.
- Select high-quality securities with maturities, under normal circumstances, between two and five years, with risk exposure managed in an effort to achieve reasonable returns.
- Buy and sell securities using a relative value approach that employs models that analyze and compare expected returns and assumed risks.
If you're a conservative investor who prefers the income and quality offered by government securities, you may find this Fund attractive. It is best suited for income-oriented investors who prefer low risk.
Important risk information can be found on the Portfolio tab.
Not FDIC insured | May lose value | No bank guarantee
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