American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
4 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 4 5 5 2
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
A- (Buy)

Risk

The fund's Value Line Risk Rank, a measure of volatility, is 3 on a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being the least volatile and 5 the most.

Value Line 2014-04-10

Volatility Measurements

Updated 03.31.2014

Standard Deviation 13.54
Mean 1.15
Sharpe Ratio 1.02
Bear Market Decile Rank 72

Modern Portfolio Theory Statistics

Updated 03.31.2014

Standard Index
S&P 500 TR USD
Best Fit Index
Russell Mid Cap Growth TR USD
R-Squared 91.76 96.19
Beta 1.04 0.87
Alpha -1.26 1.75

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