Western Asset Corporate Bond benefits from a capable lead manager, the support of a seasoned cohort of corporate bond managers and analysts, and a thorough, value-driven process that leans on the firm’s deep resources. Its cheapest share classes earn a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Bronze, while its more expensive share classes range from Neutral to Negative.
Will SBILX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable SBILX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the SBILX 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 SBILX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.