The MFS Lifetime target-date series has been dealt a hand of well-regarded underlying funds to invest in, but a risky glide path and uncompetitive fees mute the appeal. Most share classes achieve a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral, while the pricier R1, B, and C share classes are rated Negative.
Will MLFJX outperform in future?
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