American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
4 / 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 3.19 2.23 1.04 35
1-Month 5.30 0.72 0.15 57
3-Month 6.12 2.61 1.05 42
6-Month 18.87 3.80 1.03 49
1-Year 31.73 6.35 2.58 38
3-Year (Annualized) 14.95 0.59 -0.11 33
5-Year (Annualized) 22.36 -0.64 -1.66 52
10-Year (Annualized) 8.48 1.31 0.71 25