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SUMAX SEI Short Duration Municipal A (STET)

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Fund SUMAX SEI Short Duration Municipal A (STET) NEARX US Global Investors Near-Term Tax Free USSTX USAA Tax Exempt Short-Term  
100% 85% 90%
Annual Fees
(0.63% Exp. Ratio)
(0.45% Exp. Ratio)
(0.55% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 1.98% annual return
$14,917.08 $15,749.37 $15,281.60
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$832.29 +$364.52
As of 10/31/16
1 YR RETURN 0.18%
3 YR 0.34%
5 YR 0.50%
10 YR 1.58%
1 YR RETURN 0.81%
3 YR 1.69%
5 YR 1.88%
10 YR 2.81%
1 YR RETURN 1.05%
3 YR 1.07%
5 YR 1.43%
10 YR 2.55%
The investment seeks a high level of income exempt from federal income tax consistent with the preservation of capital. The fund will invest, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its net assets (plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes) in investment grade municipal securities that pay interest that is exempt from federal income tax, including, but not limited to, municipal bonds, notes, variable rate demand notes and commercial paper.
The investment seeks to provide a high level of current income that is exempt from federal income taxation and to preserve capital. Under normal market conditions, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in investment grade municipal securities whose interest is free from federal income tax, including the federal alternative minimum tax. It will maintain a weighted-average portfolio maturity of five years or less. Although the advisor intends to invest the majority of its assets in tax free securities, the fund may invest up to 20% of its assets in securities that pay taxable interest.
The investment seeks interest income that is exempt from federal income tax. The fund invests primarily in investment-grade securities, the interest from which is exempt from federal income tax (referred to herein as "tax-exempt securities"). During normal market conditions, at least 80% of its net assets will consist of tax-exempt securities. The fund's dollar-weighted average portfolio maturity is three years or less. At least 80% of the fund's annual net investment income dividends will be excludable from gross income for federal income tax purposes and from the calculation of federal alternative minimum taxes for individual taxpayers.

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