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EIGIX Eaton Vance Core Bond I

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Fund EIGIX Eaton Vance Core Bond I GCFUX Goldman Sachs Core Fixed Income R6 FTBFX Fidelity® Total Bond  
100% 91% 89%
Annual Fees
(0.50% Exp. Ratio)
(0.43% Exp. Ratio)
(0.45% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 2.07% annual return
$15,920.44 $16,259.90 $16,162.20
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$339.46 +$241.76
As of 10/31/16
1 YR RETURN 4.14%
3 YR 3.18%
5 YR 2.98%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 4.20%
3 YR 3.44%
5 YR 3.32%
10 YR 4.19%
1 YR RETURN 6.16%
3 YR 3.97%
5 YR 3.77%
10 YR 5.15%
The investment seeks current income and total return. The fund seeks to achieve its investment objectives by investing primarily in fixed-income securities, which may include corporate bonds, U.S. government securities, money market instruments, mortgage-backed securities (including collateralized mortgage obligations and so-called "seasoned" mortgage-backed securities), commercial mortgage-backed securities, asset-backed securities (including collateralized debt obligations and collateralized loan obligations) and convertible debt securities and other hybrid securities.
The investment seeks a total return consisting of capital appreciation and income that exceeds the total return of the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index (the "index"). The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets plus any borrowings for investment purposes (measured at the time of purchase) ("Net Assets") in fixed income securities, including securities issued or guaranteed by the U.S. government, its agencies, instrumentalities or sponsored enterprises, corporate debt securities, privately issued adjustable rate and fixed rate mortgage loans or other mortgage-related securities and asset-backed securities.
The investment seeks a high level of current income. The fund normally invests at least 80% of assets in debt securities of all types and repurchase agreements for those securities. The manager uses the Barclays® U.S. Universal Bond Index as a guide in allocating assets across the investment-grade, high yield, and emerging market asset classes. It invests up to 20% of assets in lower-quality debt securities (those of less than investment-grade quality, also referred to as high yield debt securities or junk bonds).

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