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Hartford Municipal Short Duration Fund    Share Class - F (HMJFX)


MORNINGSTAR RATING:
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, and 5-Year, 4 stars, rated against 208, 208 and 180 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2022 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/ or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.
overall (as of 4/30/2022)
208 PRODUCTS
Muni National Short Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
MORNINGSTAR RATING:
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, and 5-Year, 4 stars, rated against 208, 208 and 180 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2022 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/ or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.
overall (as of 4/30/2022)
208 PRODUCTS
Muni National Short Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns

Objective

Seeks to provide current income that is generally exempt from federal income taxes, and long-term total return.

Overview

A municipal bond fund that strives to limit the volatility of returns caused by changes in interest rates and provide income that is typically exempt from federal taxes, and long-term total return.

Portfolio Management
Managing Director
Fixed-Income Portfolio Manager & Credit Analyst
7
YRS
MANAGING THIS FUND
12
YRS
AT WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT
26
YRS
EXPERIENCE IN THIS INDUSTRY
Senior Managing Director
Fixed-Income Portfolio Manager
7
YRS
MANAGING THIS FUND
17
YRS
AT WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT
34
YRS
EXPERIENCE IN THIS INDUSTRY

The portfolio managers are supported by the full resources of Wellington.

FUND PROCESS VIDEO
Hartford Municipal Short Duration Fund Process Video


Brad W. Libby

Managing Director, Fixed-Income Portfolio Manager & Credit Analyst

Brad Libby fund process video

Performance

PERFORMANCE %
 
CUMULATIVE %
(as of 4/30/2022)
AVERAGE ANNUAL TOTAL RETURNS %
(as of 4/30/2022)
YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR SI
Hartford Municipal Short Duration F -4.50 -4.24 0.56 1.15 --- 1.17
Benchmark -4.26 -4.20 0.35 0.85 --- ---
Morningstar Muni National Short Category -3.36 -3.38 0.27 0.74 --- ---
 
CUMULATIVE %
(as of 3/31/2022)
AVERAGE ANNUAL TOTAL RETURNS %
(as of 3/31/2022)
YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR SI
Hartford Municipal Short Duration F -3.40 -2.82 0.97 1.47 --- 1.35
Benchmark -3.33 -3.06 0.68 1.11 --- ---
Morningstar Muni National Short Category -2.52 -2.28 0.61 1.01 --- ---

Performance data quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data quoted.

SI = Since Inception. Fund Inception: 05/29/2015

Share Class Inception: 2/28/17.
Class F-shares performance prior to 2/28/17 reflects the performance and operating expenses of Class I-shares. Performance for Class F-shares prior to its inception date would have differed if Class F- operating expenses had been reflected. Since Inception (SI) performance is calculated from 5/29/15.

Hartford Municipal Short Duration Fund F Share Morningstar Ratings
overall
(as of 4/30/2022)
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, and 5-Year, 4 stars, rated against 208, 208 and 180 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2022 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/ or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

208 PRODUCTS
|
Muni National Short Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
3 YEAR
(as of 4/30/2022)
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, and 5-Year, 4 stars, rated against 208, 208 and 180 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2022 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/ or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

208 PRODUCTS
|
Muni National Short Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
5 YEAR
(as of 4/30/2022)
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, and 5-Year, 4 stars, rated against 208, 208 and 180 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2022 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/ or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

180 PRODUCTS
|
Muni National Short Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
The Fund’s Class F shares have not been in operation for 10 years. Therefore, the Calendar Year Returns (F Shares) chart includes performance and operating expenses of another class. For more information, see the prospectus.

Characteristics

FUND ESSENTIALS
Inception Date 05/29/2015
Net Assets $43 million
Gross Operating Expenses 0.74%
Net Operating Expenses 0.39%
Morningstar Category Muni National Short
Lipper Classification Short Municipal Debt Funds
CUSIP 41664T347
Fund Number 3144
FUND STATS
Dividend Frequency
Monthly
Holdings Characteristics
FUND Bloomberg Municipal Bond Short 1-5 Year Index
Effective Duration
2.61 yrs 2.34 yrs
Credit Exposure (%)
Aaa/AAA 12
Aa/AA 32
A 31
Baa/BBB 18
Ba/BB 4
B 0
Caa/CCC or lower 0
Not Rated 6
Cash & Cash Offsets -3
Credit exposure is the credit ratings for the underlying securities of the Fund as provided by Standard and Poor's (S&P), Moody's Investors Service, or Fitch and typically range from AAA/Aaa (highest) to C/D (lowest). If S&P, Moody's, and Fitch assign different ratings, the median rating is used. If only two agencies assign ratings, the lower rating is used. Securities that are not rated by any of the three agencies are listed as "Not Rated." Ratings do not apply to the Fund itself or to Fund shares. Ratings may change.
Municipal Sector Exposure (%)
Revenue Bonds 78
General Obligation Bonds 22
Pre-Refunded Debt 3
Other Non-Municipal Bonds 0
Cash, Cash Offsets & Cash Equivalents -3
Revenue Bonds 67
General Obligation Bonds 23
Cash, Cash Offsets & Cash Equivalents 9
Pre-Refunded Debt 1
Other Non-Municipal Bonds 0
Top Ten Issuers (%)
City of Houston TX 4.58
Massachusetts Dev Finance Agency, Rev 3.10
Fort Bend Independent School Dist. 2.35
State of Illinois, GO 2.08
Sales Tax Securitization Corp., IL Rev 2.02
Metropolitan Transportation Auth, NY, Rev 1.88
City of New York NY 1.86
North Dakota Housing Finance Agency 1.82
Central Texas Turnpike System 1.78
Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs 1.76
Total Portfolio % 23.23
State of Washington 4.41
City of Houston TX 3.98
Massachusetts Dev Finance Agency, Rev 2.48
State of Illinois, GO 1.80
Sales Tax Securitization Corp., IL Rev 1.75
Metropolitan Transportation Auth, NY, Rev 1.62
City of New York NY 1.61
North Dakota Housing Finance Agency 1.58
Central Texas Turnpike System 1.54
Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs 1.53
Total Portfolio % 22.30
Yields (%) (as of 4/30/22)
Distribution Yield at NAV
1.05
30-Day SEC Yield
1.78
Unsubsidized 30-Day SEC Yield
1.59
Revenue Sector Exposure (%)
Health Care 13
Housing 12
Transportation 10
Special Tax 6
Education 6
Sales Tax 6
Port, Airport and Marina 5
Industrial Development 5
Multiple Utilities 5
Lease 4
Student Loans 2
Tobacco 2
Sewer and Water 1
Port Authority 1
Other Tax Exempt Revenue Bonds 0
Resource Recovery 0
Sports/Convention 0
Health Care 11
Housing 10
Transportation 9
Special Tax 6
Education 5
Sales Tax 5
Industrial Development 5
Multiple Utilities 4
Port, Airport and Marina 4
Lease 4
Student Loans 2
Tobacco 2
Sewer and Water 1
Port Authority 1
Other Tax Exempt Revenue Bonds 0
Resource Recovery 0
Sports/Convention 0
distributions and capital gains
Distribution Date Distribution NAV ordinary income short term capital gains long term capital gains total distribution
4/29/2022 9.70 $0.0085 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0085
3/30/2022 9.81 $0.0067 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0067
3/1/2022 9.98 $0.0092 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0092
2/1/2022 10.03 $0.0074 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0074
1/3/2022 10.19 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0000
1/3/2022 10.19 $0.0092 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0092
12/20/2021 10.19 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0000
12/1/2021 10.19 $0.0108 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0108
11/1/2021 10.18 $0.0105 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0105
10/1/2021 10.21 $0.0114 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0114
9/1/2021 10.26 $0.0110 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0110
8/2/2021 10.28 $0.0114 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0114
7/1/2021 10.26 $0.0119 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0119
6/1/2021 10.25 $0.0118 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0118
Past distributions are not indicative of future distributions.

Literature


03/31/2022 - PDF (241 KB)
This Fund Fact Sheet summarizes the Fund's investment approach, portfolio statistics, top holdings, and current performance.
03/31/2022 - PDF (173 KB)
Current quarterly commentary from our sub-adviser, Wellington Management, which includes a performance review, attribution, statistics, and positioning and outlook for the Fund.
PDF (142 KB)
A summary of a fund's full-length prospectus that provides key information potential investors should consider before making an investment decision.
03/31/2022 - PDF (391 KB)
This module provides an overview of Wellington Management Company's Fixed Income resources and capabilities
PDF (2 KB)
An unaudited financial report, which includes a fund's financial statements. These reports are intended for shareholders and others who have reviewed the fund's prospectus.
PDF (13 KB)
A legal document that discloses essential information about a fund, including investment objectives, risks, fees, expenses, fund manager background and other information.
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An audited financial report, which includes a fund's financial statements. These reports are intended for shareholders and others who have reviewed the fund's prospectus.
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A document that supplements the fund's prospectus with additional information about the fund including its operations and risks.
Important Risks: Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal. Security prices fluctuate in value depending on general market and economic conditions and the prospects of individual companies. • Fixed income security risks include credit, liquidity, call, duration, and interest-rate risk. As interest rates rise, bond prices generally fall. • Municipal securities may be adversely impacted by state/local, political, economic, or market conditions. Although the Fund primarily seeks income that is exempt from federal income taxes, investors may be subject to the federal Alternative Minimum Tax as well as state and local income taxes. Capital gains, if any, are taxable. • Investments in high-yield ("junk") bonds involve greater risk of price volatility, illiquidity, and default than higher-rated debt securities. • Integration of environmental, social, and/or governance (ESG) characteristics into the investment process may not work as intended.

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