The performance data presented represents past performance and is no guarantee of future results. Total returns include reinvestment of dividends and distributions. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data presented. Performance data current to the most recent month end is available on the product detail page for each Fund. Investment returns and principal value will fluctuate with market conditions. The value of an investment in the Fund, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than its original purchase cost.
Net and Gross Expense Ratios
Annual fund operating expenses as stated in the Prospectus dated July 29, 2014.
For MWTIX the total expense ratio (gross and net) is 0.45%. For more information about fees and expenses, please read the prospectus.
About the Index or Indices
Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index - Is an unmanaged index composed of securities from the Barclays Capital Government/Credit Bond Index, Mortgage-Backed Securities Index, Asset-Backed Securities Index, ERISA Eligible CMBS Index. Total return comprises price appreciation/depreciation and income as a percentage of the original investment. Indices are rebalanced monthly by market capitalization.
The index listed is not available
for direct investment; therefore its
performance does not reflect a reduction
for fees or expenses incurred in managing
a portfolio. The securities in the
index may be substantially different
from those in the Fund.
A Word About Risk
Fixed income investments entail interest rate risk, the risk of issuer default, issuer credit risk, and price volatility risk. Funds investing in bonds can lose their value as interest rates rise and an investor can lose principal.
Obtain a Prospectus
You should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of a mutual fund carefully before investing. A Fund’s Prospectus and Summary Prospectus contain this and other information about the Fund. To receive a Prospectus, please call 800-241-4671 or you may download the Prospectus. Please read it carefully.
The MetWest Funds are distributed
by Foreside Funds Distributors LLC, which
is not affiliated with TCW. The MetWest
Funds are advised by Metropolitan West
Asset Management, LLC, which is a wholly-owned
subsidiary of The TCW Group, Inc.