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American Century Short Duration C (ACSKX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of American Century Short Duration C (ACSKX) Fund

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Graph of American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) ManagerFund Manager - Jeffrey L. Houston

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 13.0 years
Similar Funds: ACSNX  ACSPX  ACSQX  ACSUX 
Fund Family: American Century Investments
Fund Category: Short-Term Bond
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: B (Score: 0.61)     (What does this score mean?)

 

Graph of American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) ProfileAmerican Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

American Century Short Duration C Fund seeks to maximize total return; income is secondary. American Century Short Duration C Fund invests at least 65% of assets in investment-grade, non-money market debt securities. Debt securities include fixed-income investments such as notes, bonds, commercial paper and U.S. Treasury securities. It may invest up to 35% of assets in high-yield or emerging markets debt securities. American Century Short Duration C Fund may invest up to 10% of assets in non-dollar denominated debt securities. The weighted average duration is less than 3 years.

 

American Century Short Duration C (ACSKX) Fund Strength What we like about American Century Short Duration C (ACSKX) Fund

Data for American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) as of May 30, 2016

  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) management has been with American Century Short Duration C Fund for 13.0 years
  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 0.84, lower than category average of 1.36

American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) Weakness What we are cautious about American Century Short Duration C (ACSKX) Fund

Data for American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) as of May 30, 2016

  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) has a less-than-ideal short-term performance (1-year return -0.05% vs 0.74% Short-Term Bond category median performance)
  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) has a less-than-ideal mid-term performance (3-year return -0.14% vs 0.93% Short-Term Bond category median performance)
  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) has a less-than-ideal Long-term performance (5-year return 0.11% vs 1.38% Short-Term Bond category median performance)
  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) has a Morningstar rating of 3 and below
  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) is less safe compared to its Short-Term Bond peers
  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 73.00% that is higher than the Short-Term Bond average of 67.26%. This could mean American Century Short Duration C is more nimble, but also signal potential high tax impact and high trading fees
  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) does not have a good risk adjusted return as its 3-year Alpha of -0.83 is worse than category average of 0.01, and its 3-year Sharpe ratio is -0.26
  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) has a higher expense ratio of 1.60% than its Short-Term Bond average of 0.80%
  • American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) carries a 1% load
See American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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American Century Short Duration C0.76-0.05-0.140.11
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Principal Short-Term Income R5 (PSIQX)1.481.141.271.77Compare
Morgan Stanley Inst Limited Duration I (MPLDX)3.682.861.941.90Compare

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Some Short-Term Bond ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF (BSV)1.45%1.38%1.31%
iShares 1-3 Year Credit Bond (CSJ)1.33%1.29%1.11%
SPDR Barclays Short Term Corp Bd ETF (SCPB)000
Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCSH)000

 

Graph of American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) Net Asset TrackingAmerican Century Short Duration C (ACSKX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of American Century Short Duration C fund (ACSKX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$355.74M
03/2016$370.55M
02/2016$369.37M
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Graph of American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) Portfolio TrackingAmerican Century Short Duration C (ACSKX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of American Century Short Duration C fund (ACSKX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/201612.27%0%86.97%0.47%
12/201513.15%0%86.44%0%
09/201515.72%0%83.84%0%
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graph of American Century Short Duration C Fund (ACSKX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in American Century Short Duration C (ACSKX) Fund

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Mar 30, 2016
Us 2yr Note (Cbt) Jun16 Xcbt 20160630 [14.4%]
US Treasury Note 0.875% [5.93%]
US Treasury Note 0.75% [4.82%]
US Treasury Note 0.265% [2.72%]
US Treasury Note 1% [1.84%]
Bear Stearns Cos 6.4% [0.93%]
Sp8a2gaz0 Cds Usd P V 03mevent Markit Cdx.Na.Ig.25 12/20 Ice [0.92%]
Sp8a2gaz0 Cds Usd R F 1.00000 2i65bydj1ice [0.92%]
Citigroup 1.85% [0.69%]

Dec 30, 2015
Us 2yr Note (Cbt) Mar16 Xcbt 20160331 [15.19%]
US Treasury Note 0.875% [6.69%]
US Treasury Note 0.75% [4.95%]
US Treasury Note 0.265% [3.2%]
US Treasury Note 1.25% [2.84%]
US Treasury Note 1% [2.74%]
Us 5yr Note (Cbt) Mar16 Xcbt 20160331 [2.47%]
Sp8a2gav9 Cds Usd R F 5.00000 2i65brna4 Ice [1.16%]
Sp8a2gav9 Cds Usd P V 03mevent Markit Cdx.Na.Hy.25 12/20 Ice [1.15%]
US Treasury Note 0.5% [1.14%]

Sep 29, 2015
Us 2yr Note (Cbt) Dec15 Xcbt 20151231 [15.84%]
US Treasury Note 1% [2.86%]
Us 5yr Note (Cbt) Dec15 Xcbt 20151231 [2.71%]
US Treasury Note 0.75% [2.3%]
US Treasury Note 0.875% [2.1%]
US Treasury Note 0.625% [2.04%]
US Treasury Note 0.5% [1.73%]
US Treasury Note 0.265% [1.67%]
US Treasury Note 0.094% [1.23%]
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