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Fidelity® Corporate Bond Fund

  • Symbol: FCBFX
  • No Transaction Fee No Transaction Fee 1
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Morningstar® Snapshot*

AS OF 10/31/2015; MORNINGSTAR CATEGORY: Corporate Bond
Returns 3 out of 5, Average Returns
Expenses 1 out of 5, Low Fees
Risk of this Category Category Risk Rating:4, where 1 is Lower and 10 is Higher

*Data provided by Morningstar.


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AS OF 10/31/2015
Average Annual Returns
YTD (Daily)* 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr Life
YTD (Daily)* -0.14% 1 Yr +0.81% 3 Yr +2.09% 5 Yr +5.16% Life of Fund +5.94%
*AS OF 11/27/2015; Value is cumulative

Hypothetical Growth of $10,000

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AS OF 10/31/2015; MORNINGSTAR CATEGORY: Corporate Bond
Shows growth of hypothetical $10,000 investment in Fidelity® Corporate Bond Fund compared to Barclays Credit Bond,Corporate Bond over the selected time period
Fidelity® Corporate Bond Fund
Corporate Bond

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The performance data featured represents past performance, which is no guarantee of future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate; therefore, you may have a gain or loss when you sell your shares. Current performance may be higher or lower than the performance data quoted.

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
This Fund -- -- -- -- -- -- 11.09% 10.01% -1.68% 8.05% 0.16%
Benchmark 1.96% 4.26% 5.11% -3.08% 16.04% 8.47% 8.35% 9.37% -2.01% 7.53% 0.21%
Category 1.94% 4.36% 4.17% -7.90% 22.61% 10.00% 7.46% 11.06% -1.06% 6.93% -0.04%
+/- Benchmark -- -- -- -- -- -- 2.74% 0.64% 0.33% 0.52% -0.05%
+/- Category -- -- -- -- -- -- 3.63% -1.05% -0.62% 1.12% 0.20%

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The performance data featured represents past performance, which is no guarantee of future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate; therefore, you may have a gain or loss when you sell your shares. Current performance may be higher or lower than the performance data quoted.

Fund Manager(s)

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David H Prothro since 5/4/2010 Michael R Plage since 5/4/2010

Fund Overview


Seeks a high level of current income.


Normally investing at least 80% of assets in investment-grade corporate bonds and other corporate debt securities and repurchase agreements for those securities. Investing in lower-quality debt securities. Engaging in transactions that have a leveraging effect on the fund, including derivatives.


In general the bond market is volatile, and bond funds entail interest rate risk. (As interest rates rise, bond prices usually fall, and vice versa. This effect is usually more pronounced for longer-term securities.) Bond funds also entail the risk of issuer or counterparty default, issuer credit risk, and inflation risk. The fund may invest in lower-quality debt securities that involve greater risk of default or price changes due to potential changes in the credit quality of the issuer. Foreign securities are subject to interest rate, currency-exchange-rate, economic, and political risks. Investments in mortgage securities are subject to the risk that principal will be repaid prior to maturity. As a result, when interest rates decline, gains may be reduced, and when interest rates rise, losses may be greater. Leverage can increase market exposure, magnify investment risks, and cause losses to be realized more quickly.

Additional Disclosures

A mutual fund registered under FIDELITY SALEM STREET TRUST, and managed by Fidelity Management & Research Company. This description is only intended to provide a brief overview of the fund. Read the fund's prospectus for more detailed information about the fund.


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Morningstar Category
Corporate Bond
Fund Inception
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($4.50 per $1000)
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($4.50 per $1000)
Minimum to Invest 6
Turnover Rate
Glossary definition opens in new window.Portfolio Net Assets ($M)
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12 Month Low-High
$11.08 - $11.75

Top 5 Issuers

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AS OF 9/30/2015
Top 5 Issuers
% of Total Portfolio 10.13%
Total # of issuers: 347 as of 9/30/2015
Total # of holdings: 613 as of 9/30/2015

Quarter-End Average Annual Total Returns

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AS OF 9/30/2015; FUND INCEPTION 5/4/2010 Glossary definition opens in new window.

0.45% AS OF 10/30/2015
1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Life
Glossary definition opens in new window.Before Taxes
Fidelity® Corporate Bond Fund 1.02% 2.11% 4.98% -- 5.84%
Barclays Credit Bond 1.50% 2.02% 4.09% 5.28% 4.92%
Corporate Bond 0.37% 1.99% 4.17% 5.14% --
Glossary definition opens in new window.After Taxes on Distributions
Fidelity® Corporate Bond Fund -0.35% 0.74% 3.49% -- 4.35%
Corporate Bond -2.17% -0.01% 2.23% 3.22% --
Glossary definition opens in new window.After taxes on distributions and sale of fund shares
Fidelity® Corporate Bond Fund 0.59% 1.01% 3.25% -- 3.93%
Corporate Bond -0.26% 0.63% 2.44% 3.23% --

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