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Sit US Government Securities (SNGVX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Sit US Government Securities (SNGVX) Fund

    Last Trade: $10.91 on 12/9/2016, Change: -0.02 (-0.18%)

 

Graph of Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) ManagerFund Manager - Michael C. Brilley

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 29.5 years
Fund Family: Sit
Fund Category: Short Government
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: A (Score: 0.73)     (What does this score mean?)

 

Graph of Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) ProfileSit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

Sit US Government Securities Fund seeks current income and safety of principal. Sit US Government Securities Fund invests exclusively in U.S. government securities, which are securities issued, guaranteed or insured by the U.S. government, its agencies or instrumentalities. It invests a substantial portion of assets in pass-through securities.

 

Sit US Government Securities (SNGVX) Fund Strength What we like about Sit US Government Securities (SNGVX) Fund

Data for Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) management has been with Sit US Government Securities Fund for 29.5 years
  • Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) has good short-term performance (1-year return 1.76% vs 0.41% Short Government category median performance)
  • Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 1.19% vs 0.65% Short Government category median performance)
  • Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 1.22% vs 0.73% Short Government category median performance)
  • Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) has a Morningstar rating of 4 and above
  • Asset base in Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) has been consistently increasing at a reasonable pace in the last 2 months. It shows investor confidence and market support
  • Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 28.65% vs Short Government average of 79.77%. It is good that Sit US Government Securities management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 0.83, lower than category average of 1.14
  • Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) is a true no-load fund as it has no load and no 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses

Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) Weakness What we are cautious about Sit US Government Securities (SNGVX) Fund

Data for Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) is less safe compared to its Short Government peers
See Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Compare Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX)Compare with other top Short Government category mutual funds

Aadditional top Short Government mutual funds for your consideration

FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
Sit US Government Securities1.121.761.191.22
Oppenheimer Limited-Term Government Y (OLTYX)0.890.751.151.31Compare
Vanguard Short-Term Federal Adm (VSGDX)1.221.331.081.22Compare

See top fund managers for Short Government Category Funds

 

Compare Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX)Compare with Short Government category ETFs

Some Short Government ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
Schwab Short-Term US Treasury ETF (SCHO)0.78%0.62%0.66%
Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (VGSH)0.71%0.60%0.66%
PIMCO 1-3 Year US Treasury ETF (TUZ)0.82%0.50%0.60%
iShares Short Treasury Bond (SHV)0.19%0.17%0.07%
iShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond (SHY)000

 

Graph of Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) Net Asset TrackingSit US Government Securities (SNGVX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of Sit US Government Securities fund (SNGVX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$672.21M
03/2016$663.53M
02/2016$652.44M
More historic net asset information on Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX)

  

Graph of Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) Portfolio TrackingSit US Government Securities (SNGVX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of Sit US Government Securities fund (SNGVX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/20162.19%0%97.81%0%
12/20153.03%0%96.97%0%
09/20153.49%0%95.34%1.18%
Click here to see more historic asset allocation information on Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX)

 

graph of Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in Sit US Government Securities (SNGVX) Fund

Discover what Sit US Government Securities Fund (SNGVX) manager is buying

Mar 30, 2016
GNMA CMO [2.26%]
FHLMC CMO 6.5% [1.89%]
FNMA CMO 6.5% [1.69%]
FNMA 7% [1.67%]
FNMA CMO 7.5% [1.62%]
FNMA 6.5% [1.61%]
GNMA 7% [1.48%]
FNMA CMO 4.5% [1.46%]

Dec 30, 2015
US Treasury Note 0.092% [2.71%]
FHLMC CMO 6.5% [2.14%]
FNMA 7% [1.93%]
FNMA CMO 6.5% [1.92%]
FNMA 6.5% [1.84%]
FNMA CMO 7.5% [1.83%]
FNMA CMO 4.5% [1.66%]
FNMA CMO 6.75% [1.56%]
FHLMC CMO 7% [1.55%]

Sep 29, 2015
US Treasury Note 0.127% [3.23%]
FHLMC CMO 6.5% [2.29%]
FNMA 7% [2.03%]
FNMA 6.5% [1.96%]
FNMA CMO 7.5% [1.92%]
FNMA CMO 4.5% [1.73%]
FHLMC CMO 7% [1.64%]
FNMA CMO 6.75% [1.62%]
FNMA CMO 7% [1.57%]
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