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American Century Short-Term Govt C (TWACX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of American Century Short-Term Govt C (TWACX) Fund

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Graph of American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) ManagerFund Manager - Robert Gahagan

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 33.9 years
Similar Funds: TWARX  TWAVX 
Fund Family: American Century Investments
Fund Category: Short Government
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: D (Score: 0.47)     (What does this score mean?)

 

Graph of American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) ProfileAmerican Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund seeks high current income while maintaining safety of principal. American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund invests in short-term securities and invests at least 80% of assets in U.S. government securities, including U.S. Treasury securities and other securities issued or guaranteed by the U.S. government and its agencies and instrumentalities. It may invest up to 20% of assets in investment-grade debt securities, including debt securities of U.S. companies, and non-U.S. government mortgage-backed, asset-backed and other fixed-income securities. The portfolio managers maintain a weighted average maturity of three years or less.

 

American Century Short-Term Govt C (TWACX) Fund Strength What we like about American Century Short-Term Govt C (TWACX) Fund

Data for American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) as of May 30, 2016

  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) management has been with American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund for 33.9 years
  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 0.76, lower than category average of 1.14

American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) Weakness What we are cautious about American Century Short-Term Govt C (TWACX) Fund

Data for American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) as of May 30, 2016

  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) has a less-than-ideal short-term performance (1-year return -0.74% vs 0.41% Short Government category median performance)
  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) has a less-than-ideal mid-term performance (3-year return -0.74% vs 0.65% Short Government category median performance)
  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) has a less-than-ideal Long-term performance (5-year return -0.67% vs 0.73% Short Government category median performance)
  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) ratio of up-years vs down years can be improved
  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) has a Morningstar rating of 3 and below
  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) is less safe compared to its Short Government peers
  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 99.00% that is higher than the Short Government average of 79.77%. This could mean American Century Short-Term Govt C is more nimble, but also signal potential high tax impact and high trading fees
  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) does not have a good risk adjusted return as its 3-year Alpha of -1.42 is worse than category average of -0.37, and its 3-year Sharpe ratio is -1.08
  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) has a higher expense ratio of 1.55% than its Short Government average of 0.80%
  • American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) carries a 1% load
See American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Compare American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX)Compare with other top Short Government category mutual funds

Aadditional top Short Government mutual funds for your consideration

FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
American Century Short-Term Govt C0.21-0.74-0.74-0.67
Oppenheimer Limited-Term Government Y (OLTYX)0.890.751.151.31Compare
Sit US Government Securities (SNGVX)1.121.761.191.22Compare
Vanguard Short-Term Federal Adm (VSGDX)1.221.331.081.22Compare

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Compare American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX)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 American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) Net Asset TrackingAmerican Century Short-Term Govt C (TWACX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of American Century Short-Term Govt C fund (TWACX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$287.42M
03/2016$295.24M
02/2016$291.47M
More historic net asset information on American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX)

  

Graph of American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) Portfolio TrackingAmerican Century Short-Term Govt C (TWACX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of American Century Short-Term Govt C fund (TWACX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/20166.37%0%93.63%0%
12/201512.16%0%87.84%0%
09/20156.75%0%93.25%0%
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graph of American Century Short-Term Govt C Fund (TWACX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in American Century Short-Term Govt C (TWACX) Fund

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Mar 30, 2016
Us 2yr Note (Cbt) Jun16 Xcbt 20160630 [15.64%]
US Treasury Note 0.875% [7.96%]
US Treasury Note 1% [7.04%]
US Treasury Note 0.75% [6.73%]
US Treasury Note 0.5% [4.74%]
US Treasury Note 1.25% [3.91%]
US Treasury Note 0.265% [3.07%]
US Treasury Note 2.375% [1.88%]
Sl7z00sp5 Irs Usd R V 12muscpi Sl7z00sp5_inf Inflationzero [1.65%]

Dec 30, 2015
Us 2yr Note (Cbt) Mar16 Xcbt 20160331 [16.49%]
US Treasury Note 1% [8.19%]
US Treasury Note 1.25% [4.49%]
US Treasury Note 0.875% [3.72%]
US Treasury Note 0.5% [3.54%]
Us 5yr Note (Cbt) Mar16 Xcbt 20160331 [2.71%]
US Treasury Note 0.265% [2.53%]
US Treasury Note 2.375% [2.06%]

Sep 29, 2015
Us 2yr Note (Cbt) Dec15 Xcbt 20151231 [12.72%]
US Treasury Note 1% [8.6%]
US Treasury Note 0.5% [7.98%]
US Treasury Note 0.875% [4.35%]
US Treasury Note 0.265% [3.94%]
Us 5yr Note (Cbt) Dec15 Xcbt 20151231 [3.16%]
FNMA CMO [2.29%]
US Treasury Note 0.625% [2.07%]
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