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Buffalo High-Yield (BUFHX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Buffalo High-Yield (BUFHX) Fund

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Graph of Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) ManagerFund Manager - Jeffrey Deardorff

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 2.8 years
Fund Family: Buffalo
Fund Category: High Yield Bond
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: A (Score: 0.76)     (What does this score mean?)

 

Graph of Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) ProfileBuffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

Buffalo High-Yield Fund seeks current income with capital growth as a secondary consideration. Buffalo High-Yield Fund normally invests at least 80% of net assets in higher-yielding, high-risk, debt securities rated below investment-grade by the major rating agencies. It invests in U.S. Treasury securities with maturities of 60 days or less. Buffalo High-Yield Fund may invest the remaining 20% of net assets in equity investments, including preferred stocks, convertible preferred stocks, and convertible debt securities.

 

Buffalo High-Yield (BUFHX) Fund Strength What we like about Buffalo High-Yield (BUFHX) Fund

Data for Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) has good short-term performance (1-year return 0.75% vs -2.18% High Yield Bond category median performance)
  • Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 3.46% vs 2.05% High Yield Bond category median performance)
  • Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 5.03% vs 4.38% High Yield Bond category median performance)
  • Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) has a Morningstar rating of 4 and above
  • Asset base in Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) has been consistently increasing at a reasonable pace in the last 2 months. It shows investor confidence and market support
  • Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 44.00% vs High Yield Bond average of 63.72%. It is good that Buffalo High-Yield management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 3.58, lower than category average of 5.76
  • Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) has a lower expense ratio than its High Yield Bond average: 1.01% vs 1.07%
  • Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) is a true no-load fund as it has no load and no 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses

Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) Weakness What we are cautious about Buffalo High-Yield (BUFHX) Fund

Data for Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) management has been with Buffalo High-Yield Fund for only 2.8 years, it is hard to judge manager's ability based on this fund's operation record
See Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Compare Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX)Compare with other top High Yield Bond category mutual funds

Aadditional top High Yield Bond mutual funds for your consideration

FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
Buffalo High-Yield2.740.753.465.03
Eaton Vance High Income Opportunities I (EIHIX)6.240.694.366.18Compare
BlackRock High Yield Bond BlackRock (BRHYX)5.75-2.183.175.58Compare
MassMutual Premier High Yield Svc (DLHYX)5.66-0.363.666.67Compare

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Compare Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX)Compare with High Yield Bond category ETFs

Some High Yield Bond ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
PIMCO 0-5 Year High Yield Corp Bd ETF (HYS)000
SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (JNK)6.14%-4.91%1.23%
iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bd (HYG)5.79%-2.67%2.13%

 

Graph of Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) Net Asset TrackingBuffalo High-Yield (BUFHX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of Buffalo High-Yield fund (BUFHX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$289.71M
03/2016$282.61M
02/2016$270.28M
More historic net asset information on Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX)

  

Graph of Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) Portfolio TrackingBuffalo High-Yield (BUFHX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of Buffalo High-Yield fund (BUFHX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/201614.48%2.87%69.82%0%
12/201518.74%5.23%61.36%0%
09/201510.31%5.25%65.49%2.17%
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graph of Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in Buffalo High-Yield (BUFHX) Fund

Discover what Buffalo High-Yield Fund (BUFHX) manager is buying

Mar 30, 2016
Lions Gate Entmnt 5.25% [2.5%]
Bankrate Inc Del 144A 6.125% [2.45%]
Akorn Inc Tlb [2.06%]
Lions Gate Entmt Cv 1.25% [1.74%]
Tutor Perini 7.625% [1.55%]
Endo Fin Llc / Endo Finco 144A 5.75% [1.49%]
Gulfport Engy 7.75% [1.4%]
Fti Consult 6% [1.33%]
Triumph Grp Inc New 4.875% [1.27%]
Phillips Van Heusen 7.75% [1.26%]

Dec 30, 2015
Lions Gate Entmnt 5.25% [2.75%]
Bankrate Inc Del 144A 6.125% [2.7%]
Lions Gate Entmt Cv 1.25% [2.31%]
Akorn Inc Tlb [1.86%]
Fti Consult 6% [1.45%]
Tutor Perini 7.625% [1.41%]
Gulfport Engy 7.75% [1.37%]
Phillips Van Heusen 7.75% [1.35%]
Casella Waste Sys 7.75% [1.29%]
Brunswick 7.375% [1.24%]

Sep 29, 2015
Lions Gate Entmnt 5.25% [2.92%]
Bankrate Inc Del 144A 6.125% [2.77%]
Lions Gate Entmt Cv 1.25% [2.7%]
Gulfport Engy 7.75% [1.59%]
Fti Consult 6% [1.52%]
Triumph Grp Inc New 4.875% [1.52%]
Tutor Perini 7.625% [1.51%]
Phillips Van Heusen 7.75% [1.48%]
Lions Gate Entmt Cv 4% [1.45%]
Neustar 4.5% [1.36%]
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