American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
4 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 5 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 5.32 0.74 0.17 56
3-Month 6.14 2.63 1.08 42
6-Month 18.90 3.83 1.06 49
1-Year 31.81 6.44 2.67 37
3-Year (Annualized) 15.00 0.65 -0.06 31
5-Year (Annualized) 22.41 -0.60 -1.62 51
10-Year (Annualized) 8.34 1.18 0.57 28