American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
2 3 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 2.03 0.84 40
1-Month 5.22 0.64 0.07 60
3-Month 5.85 2.33 0.78 47
6-Month 18.21 3.14 0.38 57
1-Year 30.30 4.93 1.16 49
3-Year (Annualized) 13.68 -0.67 -1.37 57
5-Year (Annualized) 21.03 -1.97 -2.99 75
10-Year (Annualized) 7.31 0.14 -0.46 54