American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
4 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 4 4 5 2
Zacks Investment Research
4 (Sell)
Standard & Poor's
5 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
B+ (Buy)

Fund Holdings

The fund seeks to invest in a diversified portfolio of primarily common stocks in order to achieve long-term growth of capital. According to Value Line, “The managers pursue a broad range of investments for the fund, including growth stocks, cyclical companies, and depressed industries, as well as turnaround and value situations, with the ultimate goal being a diversified portfolio with above-average growth prospects.”

Asset Allocation

% Long % Net
Cash 7.22 7.22
Stocks 77.65 77.65
Bonds 0.17 0.17
Other 3.8 3.8
Foreign Bonds 0.0 0.0
Foreign Stocks 11.16 11.16
Convertible 0.0 0.0
Preferred 0.0 0.0

Updated 03.31.2014

Top 10 Holdings

Performance as of 06.30.2014

Portfolio as of 03.31.2014

Ticker YTD Return % % Net Assets
Google Inc Class A GOOGL 5.45 4.15
Amazon.com Inc AMZN -16.65 4.07
Gilead Sciences Inc GILD 13.57 3.01
Home Depot, Inc. HD 0.51 2.06
EOG Resources Inc EOG 39.14 2.06
Comcast Corp Class A CMCSA 4.99 1.55
UnitedHealth Group Inc UNH 9.62 1.51
Oracle Corporation ORCL 7.19 1.41
Philip Morris International, Inc. PM -1.19 1.29
Nike, Inc. Class B NKE -0.2 1.27