American Funds AMCAP Fund� Class A

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Performance

Trailing returns

1 day
   
-0.18%  
1 week   +0.55%
   
4 week
   
-1.26%  
3 month   +6.56%
   
YTD   +4.60%
   
1 year   +19.75%
   
3 years*   +10.58%
   
5 years*   +15.42%
   
*annualized
Best 3 month return+29.98%  
Worst 3 month return-29.91%  

Morningstar statistics

Morningstar category: Large Growth
  Return Risk Rating
3 years Average Below Average
5 years Average Below Average
10 years Average Below Average
Overall Average Below Average
Morningstar style  Learn more
      Large
      Mid
      Small
Value Blend Growth  

Key statistics

Total assets65.08B 
Front load5.75%  
Deferred load-  
Expense ratio0.69%  
Management fee-  
Fund familyAmerican Funds 

Asset allocation

Cash12.62%  
Stocks85.23%  
Bonds2.15%  
Other0.00%  

Purchase information

Initial$250  
Additional$50  
AIP Initial$50  
AIP Additional$50  
32.92-0.02(-0.06%)
Feb 21, 7:00PM EST Overall Morningstar RatingTM

Description

The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. The fund invests primarily in common stocks of U.S. companies that have solid long-term growth records and the potential for good future growth. The basic investment philosophy of the investment adviser is to seek to invest in attractively valued companies that, in its opinion, represent good, long-term investment opportunities.
Fund filings (PDF) »
Asset managers:
Barry Crosthwaite (Started: May 1, 2006)
James Terrile (Started: May 1, 2011)
Claudia Huntington (Started: May 1, 1996)
Eric Richter (Started: May 1, 2008)
Lawrence Solomon (Started: May 1, 2011)
Advisor Company:
Capital Research and Management Company
Fund family reports on Morningstar »
American Funds, 333 South Hope Street, Los Angeles, California 90071-1406, USA

Risk

  1 year 3 years 5 years 10 years  
Alpha* -2.08 -0.86 0.48 0.61
Beta* 1.10 0.99 0.97 1.00
Mean annual return 2.00 1.10 1.28 0.92
R-squared* 82.34 92.28 89.42 95.40
Standard deviation 6.88 10.45 9.78 15.30
Sharpe ratio 3.36 1.22 1.54 0.70
* Against standard index

Top 10 holdings

Security Net Assets  
Netflix Inc (NFLX) 3.19%  
AbbVie Inc (ABBV) 2.89%  
Amgen Inc (AMGN) 1.94%  
Broadcom Ltd (AVGO) 1.92%  
UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH) 1.91%  
EOG Resources Inc (EOG) 1.83%  
Stryker Corp (SYK) 1.80%  
Amazon.com Inc (AMZN) 1.79%  
Accenture PLC A (ACN) 1.75%  
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (TMO) 1.73%