American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
2 2 5 5 3
Zacks Investment Research
3 (Hold)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 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 2.99 2.04 0.84 40
1-Month 5.23 0.66 0.08 59
3-Month 5.83 2.32 0.76 48
6-Month 18.19 3.12 0.35 58
1-Year 30.22 4.84 1.07 50
3-Year (Annualized) 13.61 -0.74 -1.45 59
5-Year (Annualized) 20.95 -2.05 -3.07 76
10-Year (Annualized) 7.23 0.07 -0.54 56