BCIAX: American Century CA Interm-T T-Fr Bd A

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BCIAX American Century CA Interm-T T-Fr Bd A


Profile

BCIAX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return 0.7%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 0.6%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 0.5%
  • Net Assets $2.01 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 7.6%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$12.18
$11.05
$12.43

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.72%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load 4.50%
  • Deferred Load N/A

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 54.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) $5,000
  • IRA N/A

Fund Classification


Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 0.7%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 0.6%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 0.5%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 2.31%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    American Century California Intermediate-Term Tax-Free Bond Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    American Century Investments
  • Inception Date
    Mar 01, 2010
  • Shares Outstanding
    1682245
  • Share Class
    A
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Steven Permut

Fund Description

The fund primarily invests in investment-grade debt securities and, under normal market conditions, will invest at least 80% of its net assets in debt securities that have interest payments exempt from federal and California income taxes. Cities, counties and other municipalities in California and U.S. territories, such as Puerto Rico, issue these securities. The fund's weighted average maturity will be not less than three years nor more than ten years. However, there is no maturity limit on individual securities.


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Performance

BCIAX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period BCIAX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 0.7% -3.0% 303.2% 43.52%
1 Yr 0.7% -3.1% 299.7% 42.19%
3 Yr 0.6%* -0.9% 58.8% 54.75%
5 Yr 0.5%* -0.9% 31.6% 47.40%
10 Yr 0.6%* -0.3% 15.0% 46.09%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period BCIAX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 3.7% 2.4% 8.8% 68.78%
2018 -1.9% -6.2% 2.8% 30.94%
2017 2.1% -0.2% 6.8% 56.97%
2016 -2.6% -7.9% -1.7% 21.79%
2015 0.3% -1.9% 1.8% 41.18%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period BCIAX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 0.7% -3.0% 303.2% 43.52%
1 Yr 0.7% -3.1% 299.7% 42.19%
3 Yr 0.6%* -0.9% 59.1% 57.54%
5 Yr 0.5%* -0.9% 31.9% 54.55%
10 Yr 0.6%* -0.3% 15.5% 53.13%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period BCIAX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 3.7% 2.4% 8.8% 70.90%
2018 -1.9% -6.2% 2.8% 33.15%
2017 2.1% -0.2% 6.9% 66.06%
2016 -2.6% -7.9% 0.8% 26.28%
2015 0.3% -1.9% 3.7% 45.75%

NAV & Total Return History


Holdings

BCIAX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

BCIAX Category Low Category High BCIAX % Rank
Net Assets 2.01 B 2.99 M 17.2 B 21.76%
Number of Holdings 960 20 4740 5.70%
Net Assets in Top 10 149 M -115 M 3.01 B 32.12%
Weighting of Top 10 7.55% 3.5% 68.6% 90.67%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. CALIFORNIA HSG FIN AGY MUN CTFS 4% 1.16%
  2. SAN BERNARDINO CALIF CMNTY COLLEGE DIST 6.38% 1.06%
  3. BAY AREA TOLL AUTH CALIF TOLL BRDG REV 2.62% 0.80%
  4. NORTHERN CALIF ENERGY AUTH COMMODITY SUPPLY REV 4% 0.75%
  5. SAN JOAQUIN HILLS CALIF TRANSN CORRIDOR AGY TOLL RD REV 5% 0.68%
  6. CALIFORNIA STATEWIDE CMNTYS DEV AUTH REV 5% 0.67%
  7. GOLDEN ST TOB SECURITIZATION CORP CALIF TOB SETTLEMENT REV 3.5% 0.64%
  8. SAN DIEGO CALIF PUB FACS FING AUTH SWR REV 5% 0.63%
  9. CALIFORNIA ST UNIV REV 4% 0.58%
  10. LOS ANGELES CALIF CMNTY COLLEGE DIST 4% 0.57%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High BCIAX % Rank
Bonds
99.48% 88.08% 139.13% 44.56%
Cash
0.52% -39.12% 11.92% 50.26%
Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 0.10% 17.10%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 15.03%
Other
0.00% 0.00% 3.39% 20.21%
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 15.03%

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High BCIAX % Rank
Municipal
99.48% 49.29% 101.06% 45.60%
Cash & Equivalents
0.52% -0.27% 13.85% 53.89%
Derivative
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 15.03%
Securitized
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 15.03%
Corporate
0.00% 0.00% 2.58% 27.98%
Government
0.00% -0.79% 49.18% 19.69%

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High BCIAX % Rank
US
99.29% 85.92% 134.71% 15.54%
Non US
0.19% 0.00% 9.10% 77.20%

Expenses

BCIAX - Expenses

Operational Fees

BCIAX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 0.72% 0.09% 3.74% 57.81%
Management Fee 0.46% 0.00% 0.65% 52.33%
12b-1 Fee 0.25% 0.00% 1.00% 37.50%
Administrative Fee N/A 0.01% 0.33% N/A

Sales Fees

BCIAX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load 4.50% 2.25% 4.75% 11.90%
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 5.00% N/A

Trading Fees

BCIAX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 1.00% 1.00% N/A

Related Fees

Turnover provides investors a proxy for the trading fees incurred by mutual fund managers who frequently adjust position allocations. Higher turnover means higher trading fees.

BCIAX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 54.00% 2.00% 235.00% 90.10%

Distributions

BCIAX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

BCIAX Category Low Category High BCIAX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 0.64% 18.13%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

BCIAX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly Monthly Monthly Monthly

Net Income Ratio Analysis

BCIAX Category Low Category High BCIAX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 2.31% 0.73% 5.75% 74.48%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

BCIAX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Semi-Annually Annually

Dividend Payout History

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Fund Manager Analysis

BCIAX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Steven Permut


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Dec 31, 2002

17.68

17.7%

Steven M. Permut, Senior Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager, joined American Century Investments in 1987. He has served on teams managing fixed-income investments since joining American Century. Previously, Mr. Permut was an analyst with Moody’s Investors Service. He has a bachelor’s degree in business and geography from State University of New York – Oneonta and an MBA in finance from Golden Gate University –San Francisco. He is on the Investment Oversight Committee for the city of Mountain View, Ca. He is past chairman of the California Society of Municipal Analysts, and a former board member of the National Federation of Municipal Analysts.

Alan Kruss


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Apr 30, 2006

14.35

14.4%

Mr. Kruss, Vice President and Portfolio Manager, has been a member of the team that manages Government Agency Money Market since November 2001. He joined American Century in 1997 as an Investment Administrator. In 2000, he was named Fixed Income Trader and in 2001, he was named Portfolio Manager. He has a bachelor's degree in finance from San Francisco State University.

Joseph Gotelli


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jul 22, 2008

12.12

12.1%

Mr. Gotelli, Portfolio Manager and Vice President, has joined American Century Investments since 2008. He has shared primary responsibility for the management of the fund, and has served on teams managing fixed-income investments since joining the advisor. Prior to joining American Century Investments, he was an assistant portfolio manager at Franklin Templeton Investments for seven years. He has a bachelor’s degree in business economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara and an MBA from Santa Clara University.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.17 31.69 9.4 7.51