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DFA Intermediate Government Fixed-Income I Fund (DFIGX) in Focus

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DFA Intermediate Govt Fixed-Income I (DFIGX - Free Report) a Zacks Ranked #1 (Strong Buy) seeks current income consistent with preservation of capital. DFIGX invests minimum 65% of its assets in non-callable obligations issued or guaranteed by the U.S. government and U.S. government agencies, AAA rated, dollar-denominated obligations of foreign governments, obligations of supranational organizations, and futures contracts on U.S. Treasury securities. DFIGX intends to invest in securities with maturities of between five and fifteen years. DFIGX may invest more than 5% of its assets in the obligations of foreign governments. Dividends are distributed quarterly. Net realized capital gains are distributed annually after the end of the fiscal year.

The DFA Intermediate Govt Fixed-Income I fund, managed by Dimensional , carries an expense ratio of 0.12.

DFIGX has a history of strong positive total returns for over 10 years. Specifically, the fund’s returns over the 1, 3, 5 year benchmarks; 1 year 4.58%, 3 year 1.93%, and 5 year 4.04%. To see how this fund performed compared in its category, please click here.

DFIGX’s performance, as of the last filing, when compared to funds in its category was in the top 9% in 1 year, top 23% over the past 3 years, and in the 16% over the past 5 years.

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