American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
3 3 4 5 3
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
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 2014-04-10

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 0.70 -1.11 -0.42 43
1-Month -2.23 -3.07 -1.22 56
3-Month 0.70 -1.11 -0.42 43
6-Month 9.94 -2.57 -1.73 68
1-Year 23.33 1.48 0.11 48
3-Year (Annualized) 12.74 -1.92 -1.89 56
5-Year (Annualized) 18.47 -2.69 -3.21 77
10-Year (Annualized) 7.11 -0.31 -0.75 56