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An Upgrade for a Bond Fund With a Checkered Past

Backed by a seasoned team practicing a value strategy, Bronze-rated Metropolitan West Low Duration Bond has dialed down risk.


The following is our latest Fund Analyst Report for Metropolitan West Low Duration Bond (MWLDX). Morningstar Premium Members have access to full analyst reports such as this for more than 1,000 of the largest and best mutual funds. Not a Premium Member? Gain full access to our analyst reports and advanced tools immediately when you try Morningstar Premium free for 14 days. 

Metropolitan West Low Duration Bond is backed by a seasoned and stable team. Though the fund has a checkered past, its process is stronger thanks to a greater focus on diversification and liquidity, and it should be better prepared for the next market rout. As a result, the fund’s Morningstar Analyst Rating is upgraded to Bronze from Neutral.

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