Western Asset Core Bond benefits from a seasoned and deep investment team that executes a thorough, value-driven process. The strategy’s cheapest share classes earn a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Gold; more-expensive share classes range from Silver to Neutral.
Will WATFX 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 WATFX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the WATFX 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 WATFX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.