American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
4 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 4 5 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 1.00 -0.81 -0.12 33
1-Month -2.12 -2.96 -1.11 53
3-Month 1.00 -0.81 -0.12 33
6-Month 10.57 -1.94 -1.11 55
1-Year 24.78 2.92 1.56 34
3-Year (Annualized) 14.07 -0.59 -0.55 30
5-Year (Annualized) 19.85 -1.31 -1.82 53
10-Year (Annualized) 8.36 0.94 0.49 25