American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
4 / 5 Stars
Lipper
3 3 4 2 3
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 0.85 -0.96 -0.27 38
1-Month -2.15 -2.99 -1.14 54
3-Month 0.85 -0.96 -0.27 38
6-Month 10.26 -2.25 -1.41 62
1-Year 24.02 2.16 0.80 41
3-Year (Annualized) 13.36 -1.30 -1.27 44
5-Year (Annualized) 19.10 -2.05 -2.57 67
10-Year (Annualized) 7.67 0.25 -0.19 40