American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 4 5 5 2
Zacks Investment Research
3 (Hold)
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 2014-03-12

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 3.17 2.21 1.02 35
1-Month 5.30 0.73 0.15 57
3-Month 6.11 2.59 1.04 43
6-Month 18.83 3.76 0.99 50
1-Year 31.65 6.28 2.51 38
3-Year (Annualized) 14.89 0.53 -0.17 34
5-Year (Annualized) 22.30 -0.70 -1.72 53
10-Year (Annualized) 8.32 1.15 0.55 29