T. Rowe Price Short Term Bond Fund (PRWBX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Short-term bond
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Below Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks a high level of income consistent with minimal fluctuation in principal value and liquidity. The fund will invest in a diversified portfolio of short- and intermediate-term investment-grade corporate, government, and mortgage-backed securities. It may also invest in money market securities, bank obligations, collateralized mortgage obligations, and foreign securities. The fund will invest at least 80% of its net assets in bonds. Its average effective maturity will normally not exceed three years. The fund will only purchase securities that are rated within one of the four highest credit categories.


1 month+0.31% 3 years+1.52%
3 months+0.34% 5 years+1.90%
1 year+1.25% Since inception+5.40%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Short-term bond

Performance 5-yr return+1.90%+2.49%
Expense ratio0.52%0.87%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.641.56
Net assets$6.5B$2.1B
Average market cap--$50.3B
Average P/E--17.9
Portfolio turnover46%46%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyT. Rowe Price
Fund manager & tenureEdward Wiese / 19 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,500.00
Minimum IRA investment$1,000.00


Fixed income85.40%
U.S. stock0.00%
International stock0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- US Treasury Note 0.75%2.28%
-- FHLMC 0.875%1.69%
-- FNMA 5.5%0.94%
-- FNMA 0.875%0.83%
-- GNMA CMO0.67%
-- Morgan Stanley FRN0.67%
-- FNMA 0.625%0.60%
-- General Elec Cap Corp Mtn Be FRN0.54%
-- FNMA 3%0.54%
-- Bk Amer 1.5%0.53%

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