Putnam International Equity’s inexperienced manager and undifferentiated process limit it to a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral for most share classes, and two with higher fees are downgraded to Negative.
Will POVBX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable POVBX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the POVBX 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 POVBX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.