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FCFRX Franklin Floating Rate Daily Access C

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Fund FCFRX Franklin Floating Rate Daily Access C LFRFX Lord Abbett Floating Rate F EVFAX Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Advantage Adv  
100% 91% 93%
Annual Fees
(1.25% Exp. Ratio)
(0.70% Exp. Ratio)
(1.02% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 1.91% annual return
$12,081.08 $14,271.52 $12,954.37
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$2,190.44 +$873.28
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 6.11%
3 YR 2.52%
5 YR 4.09%
10 YR 2.83%
1 YR RETURN 6.41%
3 YR 3.60%
5 YR 5.70%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 6.75%
3 YR 3.33%
5 YR 5.57%
10 YR 4.66%
The investment seeks a high level of current income; capital preservation is a secondary goal. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in income-producing floating interest rate corporate loans and corporate debt securities made to or issued by U.S. companies, non-U.S. entities and U.S. subsidiaries of non-U.S. entities. It invests at least 75% of its net assets in floating rate investments that are rated B or higher at the time of purchase by a nationally recognized statistical rating organization (NRSRO) or, if unrated, are determined to be of comparable quality by the fund's investment manager.
The investment seeks a high level of current income. Under normal conditions, the fund pursues its investment objective by investing at least 80% of its net assets, plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes, in floating or adjustable rate senior loans. It may invest up to 25% of its total assets in senior loans made to foreign-domiciled borrowers and foreign securities, including emerging market securities. The fund may invest up to 20% of its net assets in other types of debt securities and short-term instruments. In addition, it may invest up to 10% of its net assets in derivatives.
The investment seeks to provide a high level of current income. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its total assets in income producing floating rate loans and other floating rate debt securities. It invests primarily in senior floating rate loans of domestic and foreign borrowers ("Senior Loans"). Senior Loans typically are of below investment grade quality and have below investment grade credit ratings, which ratings are associated with securities having high risk, speculative characteristics (sometimes referred to as "junk").

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