American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 4 4 5 2
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
5 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
A- (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 0.98 -0.83 -0.14 33
1-Month -2.12 -2.96 -1.11 53
3-Month 0.98 -0.83 -0.14 33
6-Month 10.53 -1.98 -1.14 56
1-Year 24.71 2.85 1.49 34
3-Year (Annualized) 14.01 -0.65 -0.62 31
5-Year (Annualized) 19.79 -1.36 -1.88 54
10-Year (Annualized) 8.20 0.78 0.34 28