American Funds 2055 Target Date Retirement Fund®

4 / 5 Stars
4 4 2 1 5
Zacks Investment Research
Standard & Poor's
1 / 5 Stars
C+ (Hold)

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The fund has returned 21.21 percent over the past year, and 12.05 percent over the past three years.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 5.4%
1 Year 21.2%
3 Years (Annualized) 12.1%
5 Years (Annualized) N/A
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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The investment seeks growth, income and conservation of capital. The fund normally invests a greater portion of assets in bond, equity-income and balanced funds as it approaches and passes its target date. It attempts to achieve its investment objectives by investing in a mix of American Funds in different combinations and weightings. The underlying American Funds represent a variety of fund categories such as growth funds, growth-and-income funds, equity-income funds and a balanced fund and bond funds. The fund categories represent differing investment objectives.


Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
American Funds 2055 Target Date Retirement Fund® has an expense ratio of 1.13 percent.

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Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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