IShares TIPS Bond ETF TIP is a decent U.S. Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities fund because it provides exposure to the full spectrum of the TIPS market for a reasonably low fee. Despite its cost advantage, there are cheaper index alternatives. The fund earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Bronze.
Morningstar’s Analysis TIP
Will TIP outperform in future?
Get our overall rating based on a fundamental assessment of the pillars below.
The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable TIP’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the TIP 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 TIP’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.