American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
4 / 5 Stars
Lipper
3 3 5 3 3
Zacks Investment Research
3 (Hold)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 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 3.09 2.13 0.94 37
1-Month 5.25 0.68 0.10 59
3-Month 5.97 2.45 0.90 45
6-Month 18.52 3.45 0.69 53
1-Year 30.94 5.57 1.80 45
3-Year (Annualized) 14.27 -0.08 -0.79 46
5-Year (Annualized) 21.64 -1.36 -2.38 66
10-Year (Annualized) 7.85 0.68 0.08 39