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 09/01/1987
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 8.04 2.76 3.38 3.94 5.47
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 8.04 2.76 3.38 3.94 5.47
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 8.55 3.19 3.66 4.16 5.94
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception Inception 09/01/1987
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 8.04 2.76 3.38 3.94 5.47
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 8.04 2.76 3.38 3.94 5.47
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 8.55 3.19 3.66 4.16 5.94

Calendar Year Returns

2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 0.81 4.15 1.10 2.05 11.17 -4.88 8.92 10.89 0.92 15.87
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 0.81 4.15 1.10 2.05 11.17 -4.88 8.92 10.89 0.92 15.87
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 09/01/1987
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 6.72 8.04 8.51 18.06 47.19 452.58
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 6.72 8.04 8.51 18.06 47.19 452.58
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 6.75 8.55 9.88 19.68 50.38 535.85
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 09/01/1987
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 6.72 8.04 8.51 18.06 47.19 452.58
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 6.72 8.04 8.51 18.06 47.19 452.58
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 6.75 8.55 9.88 19.68 50.38 535.85

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 8.04 2.76 3.38 3.94
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) After Shares Sold 6.14 2.90 3.41 3.94
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) Before Shares Sold 8.04 2.76 3.38 3.94
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) After Shares Sold 6.14 2.90 3.41 3.94
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) Before Shares Sold 8.04 2.76 3.38 3.94
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) After Shares Sold 6.14 2.90 3.41 3.94
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) Before Shares Sold 8.04 2.76 3.38 3.94
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) After Shares Sold 6.14 2.90 3.41 3.94

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 09/30/2019 Updated Monthly, based on a 3-year period

Sharpe Ratio 0.43
Standard Deviation 2.92

Benchmarks

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

  • Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index