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 04/03/1985
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 8.09 3.03 3.65 3.89 5.81
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 8.09 3.03 3.65 3.89 5.81
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 8.55 3.19 3.66 4.16 6.50
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception Inception 04/03/1985
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 8.09 3.03 3.65 3.89 5.81
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 8.09 3.03 3.65 3.89 5.81
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 8.55 3.19 3.66 4.16 6.50

Calendar Year Returns

2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 0.83 4.74 1.03 3.49 10.26 -4.25 7.55 10.79 -0.28 10.43
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 0.83 4.74 1.03 3.49 10.26 -4.25 7.55 10.79 -0.28 10.43
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 1.28 5.45 0.25 3.30 9.05 -2.55 6.78 10.70 2.38 12.91

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 04/03/1985
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 6.29 8.09 9.37 19.61 46.47 601.51
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 6.29 8.09 9.37 19.61 46.47 601.51
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 6.75 8.55 9.88 19.68 50.38 778.79
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 04/03/1985
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 6.29 8.09 9.37 19.61 46.47 601.51
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 6.29 8.09 9.37 19.61 46.47 601.51
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 6.75 8.55 9.88 19.68 50.38 778.79

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 8.09 3.03 3.65 3.89
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) After Shares Sold 6.11 3.05 3.57 3.84
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) Before Shares Sold 8.09 3.03 3.65 3.89
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) After Shares Sold 6.11 3.05 3.57 3.84
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) Before Shares Sold 8.09 3.03 3.65 3.89
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) After Shares Sold 6.11 3.05 3.57 3.84
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) Before Shares Sold 8.09 3.03 3.65 3.89
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) After Shares Sold 6.11 3.05 3.57 3.84

SALES CHARGE, EXPENSES & FEES As of 07/01/2019 (updated annually)

Gross Expense Ratio 0.55%
Net Expense Ratio [further-information] 0.55%
Max Initial Sales Charge 0.00%
CDSC

Volatility Measures [further-information] As of 09/30/2019 Updated Monthly, based on a 3-year period

Sharpe Ratio 0.50
Standard Deviation 3.04

Benchmarks

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

  • Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index