American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
3 3 5 1 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 5.21 0.63 0.06 61
3-Month 5.85 2.34 0.78 47
6-Month 18.28 3.20 0.44 56
1-Year 30.43 5.06 1.29 49
3-Year (Annualized) 13.79 -0.56 -1.27 55
5-Year (Annualized) 21.13 -1.87 -2.89 73
10-Year (Annualized) 7.36 0.20 -0.41 53