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GSSDX Goldman Sachs Short Dur Govt A

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Fund GSSDX Goldman Sachs Short Dur Govt A FSBAX Fidelity® Short-Term Treasury Bd Idx Prm SST SPDR® Blmbg Barclays ST Treasury ETF  
Similarity
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100% 88% 88%
Annual Fees
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$82.61
(0.81% Exp. Ratio)
$9.18
(0.09% Exp. Ratio)
$10.20
(0.10% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 1.99% annual return
$14,135.28 $17,560.49 $17,507.84
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$3,425.21 +$3,372.55
Return
As of 10/31/16
1 YR RETURN 0.89%
3 YR 0.50%
5 YR 0.40%
10 YR 2.34%
1 YR RETURN 1.39%
3 YR 1.14%
5 YR 0.93%
10 YR 2.81%
1 YR RETURN 1.44%
3 YR 1.16%
5 YR --
10 YR --
Description
The investment seeks a high level of current income and secondarily, in seeking current income, may also consider the potential for capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets plus any borrowings for investment purposes (measured at the time of purchase) in securities issued or guaranteed by the U.S. government, its agencies, instrumentalities or sponsored enterprises and in repurchase agreements collateralized by such securities. 100% of the fund's portfolio will be invested in U.S. dollar-denominated securities.
The investment seeks a high level of current income in a manner consistent with preservation of capital. The fund normally invests at least 80% of assets in securities included in the Barclays® U.S. 1-5 Year Treasury Bond Index. It normally maintains a dollar-weighted average maturity of three years or less. The fund uses statistical sampling techniques based on duration, maturity, interest rate sensitivity, security structure, and credit quality to attempt to replicate the returns of the Barclays® U.S. 1-5 Year Treasury Bond Index using a smaller number of securities.
The investment seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Bloomberg Barclays 1-5 Year U.S. Treasury Index. The fund invests at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index or in securities that the Adviser determines have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the economic characteristics of the securities that comprise the index. The index is designed to measure the performance of public obligations of the U.S. Treasury that have a remaining maturity of greater than or equal to 1 year and less than 5 years. The fund is non-diversified.

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