Franklin Equity Income's measured process has proved resilient, earning its two cheaper share classes a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Bronze, while the remaining shares get Neutral ratings.
Morningstar’s Fund Analysis FEIFX
Will FEIFX 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 FEIFX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the FEIFX 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 FEIFX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.