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PRFRX T. Rowe Price Floating Rate

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Fund PRFRX T. Rowe Price Floating Rate PFFRX T. Rowe Price Instl Floating Rate F LFRFX Lord Abbett Floating Rate F  
Similarity
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100% 98% 91%
Annual Fees
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$80.53
(0.79% Exp. Ratio)
$70.33
(0.69% Exp. Ratio)
$71.35
(0.70% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 1.93% annual return
$13,992.34 $14,421.70 $14,378.19
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$429.36 +$385.85
Return
As of 10/31/16
1 YR RETURN 5.22%
3 YR 3.20%
5 YR 4.15%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 5.35%
3 YR 3.42%
5 YR 4.62%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 6.87%
3 YR 3.49%
5 YR 5.14%
10 YR --
Description
The investment seeks high current income and, secondarily, capital appreciation. The fund will normally invest at least 80% of its net assets (including any borrowings for investment purposes) in floating rate loans and floating rate debt securities. Floating rate loans represent amounts borrowed by companies or other entities from banks and other lenders. In many cases, they are issued in connection with recapitalizations, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, and refinancings. Most, if not all, of the loans in which the fund invests are rated below investment grade (below BBB or an equivalent rating) or are not rated by a major credit rating agency.
The investment seeks high current income and, secondarily, capital appreciation. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (including any borrowings for investment purposes) in floating rate loans and floating rate debt securities. Floating rate loans represent amounts borrowed by companies or other entities from banks and other lenders. It may invest up to 20% of its net assets in fixed rate debt securities. The fund may also invest up to 20% of its total assets in non-U.S. dollar-denominated loans and debt securities (including securities of issuers in emerging markets) in keeping with the fund's investment objective.
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.

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