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Higher Risk, Higher Yield Mutual Fund Portfolio

February 2017

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Higher Risk, Higher Yield Mutual Fund Portfolio

The more yield you strive for, the more risk you take.
 35% Stocks |  65% Bonds | 


 Data through August 31, 2017

FUND NAME SYMBOL % OF
PORTFOLIO
YTD
RETURN
1-YR
RETURN
3-YR
RETURN
5-YR
RETURN
10-YR
RETURN
MAX LOAD EXPENSE RATIO
StockAmerican Century Utilities InvBULIX25%3.19%7.61%8.56%10.53%6.35%none%0.67%
BondFidelity Floating Rate High Income+FFRHX152.425.143.063.424.091.00r0.71
BondFidelity New Markets IncomeFNMIX209.588.485.75.358.181.00r0.83
StockVanguard REIT Index InvVGSIX103.55-1.437.218.956.34none0.26
BondVanguard High Yield Corporate InvVWEHX306.127.584.895.816.92none0.23
   1005.286.55.936.856.55 0.55
** Closed to new investors. # Closed to new investors; other share classes are available.
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. s Front-end load; redemption fee may apply.
— Fund has not existed for the specified time. Source: Morningstar, Inc..

Our high-income portfolio focuses on areas such as junk bonds and other nontraditional sources of income, inlcluding an emerging-markets bond fund (FNMIX) with a hefty yield.