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FHYIX Franklin High Yield Tax-Free Inc C

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Fund FHYIX Franklin High Yield Tax-Free Inc C HYD VanEck Vectors High-Yield Municipal ETF HYMB SPDR® Nuveen S&P High Yield Muni Bd ETF  
100% 91% 91%
Annual Fees
(1.22% Exp. Ratio)
(0.35% Exp. Ratio)
(0.45% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 2.06% annual return
$12,771.31 $16,614.37 $16,121.40
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$3,843.06 +$3,350.09
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 7.59%
3 YR 6.96%
5 YR 5.10%
10 YR 4.28%
1 YR RETURN 9.99%
3 YR 8.52%
5 YR 6.89%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 9.82%
3 YR 9.17%
5 YR 7.13%
10 YR --
The investment seeks to provide investors with a high current yield exempt from federal income taxes; its secondary goal is capital appreciation to the extent possible and consistent with the fund's principal investment goal. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in securities whose interest is free from federal income taxes, including the federal alternative minimum tax. It may invest in municipal securities rated in any rating category, including defaulted securities.
The investment seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Custom High Yield Composite Index. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its total assets in securities that comprise the benchmark index. The index is comprised of publicly traded municipal bonds that cover the U.S. dollar denominated high yield long-term tax-exempt bond market.
The investment seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the S&P Municipal Yield Index. The fund generally invests substantially all, but at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index or in securities that the Sub-Adviser determines have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the economic characteristics of the securities that comprise the index. The index tracks the U.S. high yield municipal bond market and to provide income that is exempt from federal income taxes. The fund is non-diversified.

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