American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 4 4 5 2
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
B+ (Buy)

Fund Performance

The fund's Value Line Growth Persistence rank, which awards funds that consistently outperform their broad universes, is 1 for one year, 3 for five years, and 3 for 10 years. Scores are on a 1 to 5 scale, with 1 being the best and 5 the worst.

Value Line 2014-04-10

Hypothetical Growth of $10,000

Updated 03.31.2014

Trailing Total Returns

Updated 03.31.2014

Total Return % + / - S&P 500 TR USD + / - Russell 1000 Growth TR USD % Rank
Year-to-date 0.91 -0.89 -0.21 36
1-Month -2.13 -2.98 -1.13 54
3-Month 0.91 -0.89 -0.21 36
6-Month 10.38 -2.14 -1.30 60
1-Year 24.32 2.46 1.10 38
3-Year (Annualized) 13.64 -1.02 -0.99 38
5-Year (Annualized) 19.42 -1.73 -2.25 61
10-Year (Annualized) 7.99 0.57 0.13 34