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PFSPX PIMCO Emerg Mkts Full Spectrum Bd P

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Fund PFSPX PIMCO Emerg Mkts Full Spectrum Bd P VGAVX Vanguard Emerg Mkts Govt Bd Idx Admiral VWOB Vanguard Emerging Markets Govt Bd ETF  
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100% 86% 86%
Annual Fees
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$111.24
(1.09% Exp. Ratio)
$33.68
(0.33% Exp. Ratio)
$34.70
(0.34% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 2.06% annual return
$13,251.35 $16,672.01 $16,621.90
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$3,420.66 +$3,370.55
Return
As of 11/30/16
1 YR RETURN 6.77%
3 YR -2.21%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 6.98%
3 YR 5.18%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 6.97%
3 YR 5.16%
5 YR --
10 YR --
Description
The investment seeks maximum total return, consistent with prudent investment management. The fund invests under normal circumstances at least 80% of its assets in investments economically tied to emerging market countries and 80% of its assets in Fixed Income Instruments, which may be represented by direct or indirect (through an acquired fund) investments. It will normally limit its foreign currency exposure (from non-U.S. dollar-denominated securities or currencies) to between 20% and 80% of its assets.
The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of U.S. dollar-denominated bonds issued by governments and government-related issuers in emerging market countries. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays USD Emerging Markets Government RIC Capped Index. All of the fund's investments will be selected through the sampling process, and under normal circumstances at least 80% of the fund's assets will be invested in bonds included in the index. It is non-diversified.
The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of U.S. dollar-denominated bonds issued by governments and government-related issuers in emerging market countries. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays USD Emerging Markets Government RIC Capped Index. All of the fund's investments will be selected through the sampling process, and under normal circumstances at least 80% of the fund's assets will be invested in bonds included in the index. It is non-diversified.

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