Because of a technical error, the Analyst Rating for one or more share classes of this fund was incorrect. We have resolved the error and corrected the Analyst Rating for all share classes affected by it. For further details, go to morningstar.com/learn/ar. American Funds Intermediate Bond Fund of America's team continues to evolve, while its risk-aware approach offers ballast during rocky patches for credit. The cheapest share classes earn a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Bronze, its more expensive share classes a Neutral or Negative rating.
Will AIBAX outperform in future?
Get our overall rating based on a fundamental assessment of the pillars below.
The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable AIBAX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the AIBAX management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
The Parent Pillar is our rating of AIBAX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.