Morningstar Magazine - December 2017/January 2018 - 77

TALKING TO YOUR CLIENTS ABOUT
HIGHLY-RATED SOLUTIONS?
AB Intermediate Diversified
Municipal Portfolio (AIDYX)

AB Global Bond Fund
(ANAYX)

AB Concentrated Growth Fund
(WPSGX)

Rated Against 171 Muni National Short Funds

Rated Against 285 World Bond Funds

Rated Against 1,259 Large Growth Funds

AB High Income Municipal
Portfolio (ABTYX)

AB High Income Fund
(AGDYX)

AB Large Cap Growth Fund
(APGYX)

Rated Against 146 High Yield Muni Funds

Rated Against 601 High Yield Bond Funds

Rated Against 1,259 Large Growth Funds

AB National Portfolio
(ALTVX)

AB Income Fund
(ACGYX)

AB Sustainable Global
Thematic Fund (ATEYX)

Rated Against 257 Muni National Interm Funds

Rated Against 852 Intermediate-Term Bond Funds

Rated Against 703 World Large Stock Funds

Overall Morningstar Ratings™ Based on Risk-Adjusted Performance for Advisor shares as of 9/30/17.

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involves risk. The market values of the portfolio's holdings rise and
fall from day to day, so investments may lose value. Morningstar
ratings are specific metrics of performance and do not represent
absolute performance of any fund.
For each fund with at least a three-year history, Morningstar
calculates a Morningstar Rating based on a Morningstar RiskAdjusted Return measure that accounts for variation in a fund's
monthly performance, placing more emphasis on downward
variations and rewarding consistent performance. The top 10% of
funds in each category receive 5 stars, the next 22.5% receive 4
stars, the next 35% receive 3 stars, the next 22.5% receive 2 stars
and the bottom 10% receive 1 star. (Each share class is counted as a
fraction of one fund within this scale and rated separately, which may
cause slight variations in the distribution percentages.) The Overall
Morningstar Rating for a fund is derived from a weighted average of

the performance figures associated with its three-, five- and ten-year
(if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics.
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AB Intermediate Diversified Municipal Portfolio was rated 5 stars
among 171, 149 and 92 funds in the category for the three-, fiveand 10-year periods, respectively.
AB High Income Municipal Portfolio was rated 4 stars against 146
and 118 funds in the category, for the three- and five-year periods
respectively.
AB National Portfolio was rated 5 stars against 257, 221 and 156
funds in the category for the three-, five- and 10-year periods,
respectively.
AB Global Bond Fund was rated 5, 4 and 4 stars against 285, 251
and 128 funds in the category for the three-, five- and 10-year
periods, respectively.
AB High Income Fund was rated 5 stars against 601 and 485 funds
in the category, for the three- and five-year periods, respectively.

AB Income Fund was rated 5 stars against 852, 773 and 546 funds
in the category for the three-, five- and 10-year periods, respectively.
AB Concentrated Growth Fund was rated 3, 3 and 4 stars against
1,259, 1,125 and 800 funds in the category for the three-, five- and
10-year periods, respectively.
AB Large Cap Growth Fund was rated 5 stars against 1,259, 1,125
and 800 funds in the category for the three-, five- and 10-year
periods, respectively.
AB Sustainable Global Thematic Fund was rated 5 and 4 stars
against 703 and 583 funds in the category for the three- and fiveyear periods, respectively.
AllianceBernstein Investments, Inc. (ABI) is the distributor of the AB
family of mutual funds. ABI is a member of FINRA and is an affiliate of
AllianceBernstein L.P., the manager of the funds. The [A/B] logo is a
registered service mark of AllianceBernstein and AllianceBernstein®
is a registered service mark used by permission of the owner,
AllianceBernstein L.P.
© 2017 AllianceBernstein L.P.
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