as of 03/6/2014
Average Annual Total Returns
as of 02/28/2014
|1 Year||3 Year||5 Year||10 Year||Since Inception|
|Lifecycle Index 2020||$14.31||+ 0.21%||1.85%||13.49%||8.78%||--||--||10.38%|
|2020 Index Fund Composite Index 2||--||--||1.89%||13.57%||8.94%||--||--||10.57%|
|Standardized Prior Quarter-End Performance Comparison|
|Average Annual Total Returns as of 12/31/2013|
|1 Year||3 Year||5 Year||10 Year||
|Lifecycle Index 2020||15.59%||9.63%||--||--||10.41%|
|2020 Index Fund Composite Index 2||15.90%||9.75%||--||--||10.60%|
The performance data quoted represents past performance, and is no guarantee of future results. Your returns and the principal value of your investment will fluctuate so that your shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted above. For investments with exceptional performance, please note that performance fluctuates and currently may be lower than noted here.
As with all mutual funds, the principal value isn’t guaranteed. Also, please note that the target date of the Lifecycle Fund is an approximate date when investors may begin withdrawing from the fund. As with all mutual funds, the principal value isn’t guaranteed. Also, please note that the target date of the Lifecycle Fund is an approximate date when investors may begin withdrawing from the fund. Approximately seven to ten years after a Lifecycle Fund’s target date, the fund may merge into the Lifecycle Retirement Income Fund or a similar fund.
This fund is subject to risks, including: Asset Allocation Risk, Index Risk, Active Management Risk, Market Risk, Company Risk (often called Financial Risk), Foreign Investment Risks, Large-Cap Risk, Small-Cap/Mid-Cap Risk, Interest Rate Risk, Income Volatility Risk, Call Risk, Credit Risk, Market Volatility and Liquidity Risk, Prepayment Risk, Extension Risk and Risks for Inflation-Indexed Bonds. Because the fund's investment glidepath gradually decreases the fund's equity holdings and increases its fixed-income holdings, the fund's overall level of risk is expected to gradually decline over time.
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