As of 2015, some high-yield bonds are PIA High Yield Fund (PHYSX), Buffalo High Yield Fund (BUFHX), Fidelity Capital and Income Fund (FAGIX), T. Rowe Price High Yield Fund (PRHYX) and Federated High Yield Trust (FHYTX). These high-yield bonds have secured the top five spots on U.S. News & World Report's Best Fit High Yield Bond list. Number one on the list, PIA High Yield Fund, is rated 8.9 out of 10 and returned 6.23 percent over the previous three years, 1.3 percent in the past year, and is a low-risk bond with an expense ratio of .98 percent, reports U.S. News & World Report.
The Buffalo High Yield Fund holds the number two spot on the list with a rating of 8.7 out of 10. In the past year, this bond returned 4.53 percent to investors. Its risk is considered low, and its fees are above average with an expense ratio of 1.02 percent, according to U.S. News & World Report.
More high-yield bonds on U.S. News & World Report's Best Fit High Yield Bond list are Federated Institutional High Yield Bond Fund (FIHBX), Lord Abbett High Yield Fund (LHYAX), T. Rowe Price Institutional High Yield Fund (TRHYX), Eaton Vance High Income Opportunities Fund (ETHIX) and Osterweis Strategic Income Fund (OSTIX).