American Funds Bond Fund of America has benefited from several process and resource enhancements over the past decade, resulting in a robust approach and a well-resourced team. Its cheapest share classes earn a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Silver, while its pricier share classes earn a Bronze or Neutral.
Will BFAFX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable BFAFX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the BFAFX 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 BFAFX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.