American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 4 5 5 2
Zacks Investment Research
3 (Hold)
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 2014-03-12

Hypothetical Growth of $10,000

Updated 02.28.2014

Trailing Total Returns

Updated 02.28.2014

Total Return % + / - S&P 500 TR USD + / - Russell 1000 Growth TR USD % Rank
Year-to-date 3.11 2.16 0.97 37
1-Month 5.26 0.68 0.11 58
3-Month 6.02 2.51 0.96 44
6-Month 18.64 3.57 0.80 52
1-Year 31.21 5.84 2.07 43
3-Year (Annualized) 14.52 0.16 -0.54 41
5-Year (Annualized) 21.91 -1.09 -2.11 61
10-Year (Annualized) 8.11 0.95 0.34 33