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)

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 2014-03-12

Volatility Measurements

Updated 02.28.2014

Standard Deviation 13.42
Mean 1.19
Sharpe Ratio 1.06
Bear Market Decile Rank 73

Modern Portfolio Theory Statistics

Updated 02.28.2014

Standard Index
S&P 500 TR USD
Best Fit Index
Russell 1000 Growth TR USD
R-Squared 93.11 96.21
Beta 1.04 1.04
Alpha -0.48 -1.12

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