DoubleLine Total Return Bond manager Jeffrey Gundlach's experience and strong record are clear strengths. Balancing that, however, DoubleLine has denied requests for access to investment personnel and information on the strategy. Under our new methodology, the strategy's institutional and R6 share classes earn a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Bronze; its more-expensive no-load share class earns a Neutral.
Will DBLTX outperform in future?
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