Franklin Strategic Income benefits from a well-resourced staff, but it has yet to prove an advantage relative to peers, especially given its higher levels of credit risk, resulting in a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral for all share classes.
Will FKSRX outperform in future?
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The People Pillar is our evaluation of the FKSRX 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 FKSRX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.