The core TSP funds turned in a mixed performance in March, although drops in two of the stock-oriented funds dragged down the lifecycle funds. The common stock C fund fell 1.57 percent and the international stock I fund fell 1.43 percent in the month, while the small company stock S fund gained 1.24 percent, the bond F fund 0.47 percent and the government securities G fund 0.16 percent. The returns for the L funds were: Income, -0.07; 2020, -0.44; 2030, -0.58; 2040, -0.64; and 2050, -0.76. For year-to-date and last-12-month returns, go to