American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
4 / 5 Stars
Lipper
3 3 5 2 3
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 3.07 2.11 0.92 38
1-Month 5.25 0.68 0.10 59
3-Month 5.95 2.43 0.88 45
6-Month 18.50 3.43 0.66 53
1-Year 30.91 5.54 1.77 45
3-Year (Annualized) 14.22 -0.14 -0.84 47
5-Year (Annualized) 21.59 -1.42 -2.44 67
10-Year (Annualized) 7.79 0.63 0.02 41