MFS Lifetime target-date series benefits from the firm’s well-regarded fund lineup, but a risky glide path and modest supporting resources mute its appeal. Most share classes receive a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral, while the pricier R1, B, and C share classes are rated Negative.
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