American Funds New World Fund

Scorecard
4 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 2 3 1 5
Zacks Investment Research
3 (Hold)
Standard & Poor's
5 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
E+ (Sell)

Fund Holdings

According to the prospectus, the fund may hold securities in any company, regardless of where it’s based, as long as a significant portion of the company’s assets or revenues (20 percent of more) is attributed to developing companies. The fund invests in over 30 qualified developing countries that span the globe, from Argentina and Brazil in South America to Jordan and Lebanon in the Middle East to China and Thailand in Asia. The fund may invest in debt securities as well.

Asset Allocation

% Long % Net
Cash 5.77 5.77
Stocks 7.92 7.92
Bonds 0.94 0.94
Other 7.37 7.37
Foreign Bonds 8.1 8.1
Foreign Stocks 69.63 69.63
Convertible 0.03 0.03
Preferred 0.24 0.24

Updated 12.31.2013

Top 10 Holdings

Performance as of 02.28.2014

Portfolio as of 12.31.2013

Ticker YTD Return % % Net Assets
Baidu, Inc. ADR BIDU -4.57 2.06
SOFTBANK Corp SFTBF -17.36 1.57
ENN Energy Holdings Ltd. 02688 --- 1.55
Mail.ru Group Ltd GDR MAIL --- 1.42
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd SSNLF -7.27 1.3
International Container Terminal Services, Inc. ICT --- 1.13
Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC HKMPF 28.11 1.09
Naspers Ltd NPN --- 1.02
Novo Nordisk A/S NONOF 28.96 1.0
Google, Inc. Class A GOOG 7.32 1.0