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IHABX Hartford Balanced B

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Fund IHABX Hartford Balanced B VBIAX Vanguard Balanced Index Adm VBINX Vanguard Balanced Index Inv  
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Annual Fees
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$207.67
(1.99% Exp. Ratio)
$8.35
(0.08% Exp. Ratio)
$22.96
(0.22% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 4.35% annual return
$19,653.26 $35,066.77 $33,622.34
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$15,413.50 +$13,969.08
Return
As of 11/30/16
1 YR RETURN 1.81%
3 YR 4.12%
5 YR 8.17%
10 YR 4.07%
1 YR RETURN 5.99%
3 YR 6.38%
5 YR 9.57%
10 YR 6.33%
1 YR RETURN 5.82%
3 YR 6.22%
5 YR 9.41%
10 YR 6.19%
Description
The investment seeks long-term total return. The fund will normally invest in a portfolio of between 50% and 70% equity securities, with the balance of its assets invested in debt securities and cash instruments. It will not normally hold more than 10% in cash or cash equivalents. The fund may invest in stocks with a broad range of market capitalizations, but tends to focus on large capitalization companies with market capitalizations similar to those of companies in the S&P 500 Index. It is not restricted to any specific maturity or duration term. The fund may invest up to 20% of its net assets in securities of foreign issuers and non-dollar securities.
The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of the overall U.S. stock market. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of two benchmark indexes. With approximately 60% of its assets, the fund seeks to track the investment performance of the CRSP U.S. Total Market Index. With approximately 40% of its assets, the fund seeks to track the investment performance of the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Float Adjusted Index.
The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of the overall U.S. stock market. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of two benchmark indexes. With approximately 60% of its assets, the fund seeks to track the investment performance of the CRSP U.S. Total Market Index. With approximately 40% of its assets, the fund seeks to track the investment performance of the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Float Adjusted Index.

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