TIAA-CREF Bond benefits from an experienced lead manager, a robust value-driven process, and a strong investment team that has only grown. The Institutional share class earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Silver, while the more-expensive share classes are rated Bronze. The W share class, which does not charge a fee, is not rated.
Will TIBDX 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 TIBDX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the TIBDX 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 TIBDX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.