American Funds U.S. Government Securities benefits from a solid team focused on providing straightforward government exposure while nimbly positioning around rates and mortgages. It earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Bronze on its cheaper share classes and Neutral on its pricier share classes.
Will GVTFX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable GVTFX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the GVTFX 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 GVTFX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.