Franklin High Yield Tax-Free Income Fund

Average Annual Total Returns [further-information] As of 12/31/2019

Month EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since InceptionInception 03/18/1986
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 7.83 4.54 3.62 5.06 6.07
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 7.83 4.54 3.62 5.06 6.07
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 7.54 4.73 3.53 4.34 5.93
Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since InceptionInception 03/18/1986
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 7.83 4.54 3.62 5.06 6.07
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 7.83 4.54 3.62 5.06 6.07
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 7.54 4.73 3.53 4.34 5.93

Calendar Year Returns

2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 7.83 2.03 3.86 1.14 3.37 14.04 -6.71 11.26 12.55 2.90
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 7.83 2.03 3.86 1.14 3.37 14.04 -6.71 11.26 12.55 2.90
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 7.54 1.28 5.45 0.25 3.30 9.05 -2.55 6.78 10.70 2.38

Cumulative Total Returns [further-information] As of 12/31/2019

Month EndAs of 12/31/2019 YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 03/18/1986
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 7.83 7.83 14.26 19.46 63.78 631.64
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 7.83 7.83 14.26 19.46 63.78 631.64
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 7.54 7.54 14.85 18.93 52.95 599.36
Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 03/18/1986
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 7.83 7.83 14.26 19.46 63.78 631.64
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 7.83 7.83 14.26 19.46 63.78 631.64
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 7.54 7.54 14.85 18.93 52.95 599.36

After-Tax Average Annual Total Returns [further-information] As of 12/31/2019

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

Gross Expense Ratio 0.56%
Net Expense Ratio [further-information] 0.56%
Max Initial Sales Charge 0.00%
CDSC

Volatility Measures [further-information] As of 12/31/2019 Updated Monthly, based on a 3-year period

Sharpe Ratio 1.30
Standard Deviation 2.25

Benchmarks

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

  • Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index