JPMorgan Total Return’s contrarian leader, Bill Eigen, and his small Boston-based team aim to apply an unconstrained framework to this core-plus bond offering. Despite the strategy’s large toolbox, Eigen’s portfolio calls have not separated it from the pack. It receives a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral across its cheapest share classes and Negative for its most expensive share class.
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