Franklin High Income Fund

New investors must invest in new Class A shares. This A1 share class is available only for existing investors as of 9/7/18.

New investors must invest in new Class A shares. This A1 share class is available only for existing investors as of 9/7/18.

Average Annual Total Returns [further-information] As of 09/30/2019

Month EndAs of 09/30/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception Inception 12/31/1969
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 5.31 5.71 3.47 6.61 7.55
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 1.47 4.40 2.69 6.22 7.47
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception Inception 12/31/1969
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 5.31 5.71 3.47 6.61 7.55
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 1.47 4.40 2.69 6.22 7.47
Credit Suisse High Yield Index (%) 5.79 5.97 5.16 7.73

Calendar Year Returns

2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) -3.19 6.73 19.32 -10.74 -0.39 7.64 15.71 4.55 13.14 44.33
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) -7.14 2.33 14.49 -14.62 -4.47 3.20 10.58 0.05 8.59 38.60
Credit Suisse High Yield Index (%) -2.37 7.03 18.39 -4.90 1.86 7.53 14.71 5.47 14.42 54.22

Cumulative Total Returns [further-information] As of 09/30/2019

Month EndAs of 09/30/2019 YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 12/31/1969
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 11.56 5.31 18.12 18.59 89.70 3,644.46
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 7.20 1.47 13.79 14.20 82.82 3,504.64
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 12/31/1969
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 11.56 5.31 18.12 18.59 89.70 3,644.46
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 7.20 1.47 13.79 14.20 82.82 3,504.64
Credit Suisse High Yield Index (%) 11.08 5.79 18.99 28.60 110.50

After-Tax Average Annual Total Returns [further-information] As of 09/30/2019

Month EndAs of 09/30/2019 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) Before Shares Sold 2.88 3.28 0.92 3.89
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) After Shares Sold 3.08 3.28 1.45 3.95
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) Before Shares Sold -0.87 2.00 0.17 3.51
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) After Shares Sold 0.81 2.29 0.86 3.63
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) Before Shares Sold 2.88 3.28 0.92 3.89
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) After Shares Sold 3.08 3.28 1.45 3.95
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) Before Shares Sold -0.87 2.00 0.17 3.51
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) After Shares Sold 0.81 2.29 0.86 3.63

SALES CHARGE, EXPENSES & FEES As of 10/01/2019 (updated annually)

Gross Expense Ratio 0.77%
Net Expense Ratio [further-information] 0.76%
Max Initial Sales Charge 3.75%
CDSC 0.75%

Volatility Measures [further-information] As of 10/31/2019 Updated Monthly, based on a 3-year period

Beta 1.07
Sharpe Ratio 0.86
Standard Deviation 4.56

Benchmarks

A benchmark is a comparable broad-based index that can be used to evaluate a fund's performance.

  • Credit Suisse High Yield Index