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American Funds AMCAP R6 (RAFGX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of American Funds AMCAP R6 (RAFGX) Fund

    Last Trade: $29.77 on 6/23/2017, Change: +0.10 (0.34%)

 

Graph of American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) ManagerFund Manager - Claudia S. Huntington

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 21.2 years
Similar Funds: RAFAX  RAFBX  RAFCX  RAFEX  RAFFX 
Fund Family: American Funds
Fund Category: Large Growth
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: A (Score: 0.77)     (What does this score mean?)
Huntington is a senior vice president of Capital Research. She has been employed in the investment management area of Capital Research or its affiliates for the past 33 years, 14 of which she has been a portfolio counselor.  Get more insights on Claudia S. Huntington

 

Graph of American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) ProfileAmerican Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund seeks long-term growth of capital. American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund invests primarily in common stocks of U.S. companies that have solid long-term growth records and the potential for good future growth. It may invest in common stocks and other securities of issuers domiciled outside the United States to a limited extent and may also hold cash or money market instruments.

 

American Funds AMCAP R6 (RAFGX) Fund Strength What we like about American Funds AMCAP R6 (RAFGX) Fund

Data for American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) as of May 30, 2016

  • American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) management has been with American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund for 21.2 years
  • American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) has good short-term performance (1-year return -1.13% vs -1.74% Large Growth category median performance)
  • American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 11.82% vs 10.74% Large Growth category median performance)
  • American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 11.94% vs 10.14% Large Growth category median performance)
  • American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) has a Morningstar rating of 4 and above
  • Asset base in American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) has been consistently increasing at a reasonable pace in the last 2 months. It shows investor confidence and market support
  • American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 31.00% vs Large Growth average of 50.46%. It is good that American Funds AMCAP R6 management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 11.3, lower than category average of 12.75
  • American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) has a lower expense ratio than its Large Growth average: 0.37% vs 1.17%
  • American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) is a true no-load fund as it has no load and no 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses

American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) Weakness What we are cautious about American Funds AMCAP R6 (RAFGX) Fund

Data for American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) as of May 30, 2016

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Compare American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX)Compare with other top Large Growth category mutual funds

Aadditional top Large Growth mutual funds for your consideration

FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
American Funds AMCAP R63.59-1.1311.8211.94
AB Core Opportunities Advisor (ADGYX)1.543.3612.0412.15Compare
Eaton Vance Growth R (ELCRX)-0.280.1013.0010.73Compare
Voya Russell Large Cap Growth Idx Port A (IRLAX)1.262.9712.4812.12Compare

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Compare American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX)Compare with Large Growth category ETFs

Some Large Growth ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
PowerShares Dynamic Large Cap Growth ETF (PWB)-0.31%1.61%13.24%
iShares Russell 1000 Growth (IWF)1.70%1.47%12.29%
Vanguard Russell 1000 Growth ETF (VONG)1.69%1.42%12.36%
First Trust Large Cap Gr AlphaDEX ETF (FTC)2.10%1.03%12.67%
iShares Morningstar Large-Cap Growth (JKE)-0.23%0.51%13.52%

 

Graph of American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) Net Asset TrackingAmerican Funds AMCAP R6 (RAFGX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of American Funds AMCAP R6 fund (RAFGX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$48.39B
03/2016$46.92B
02/2016$43.99B
More historic net asset information on American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX)

  

Graph of American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) Portfolio TrackingAmerican Funds AMCAP R6 (RAFGX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of American Funds AMCAP R6 fund (RAFGX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/201613.03%86.02%0.84%0.11%
12/20159.76%87.54%0.2%2.5%
09/20159.4%87.98%0%2.62%
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graph of American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in American Funds AMCAP R6 (RAFGX) Fund

Discover what American Funds AMCAP R6 Fund (RAFGX) manager is buying

Mar 30, 2016
Amgen Inc. [2.85%]
Oracle Corporation Common Stock [2.74%]
Netflix, Inc. [2.69%]
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated [2.29%]
Accenture plc Class A Ordinary [2.05%]
Broadcom Limited [2.01%]
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [1.86%]
Stryker Corporation Common Stoc [1.76%]
Monsanto Company Common Stock [1.41%]
Texas Instruments Incorporated [1.41%]

Dec 30, 2015
Amgen Inc. [3.02%]
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [2.49%]
Netflix, Inc. [2.41%]
Oracle Corporation Common Stock [2.36%]
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated [2.04%]
Alphabet Inc. [1.92%]
Accenture plc. Class A Ordinary [1.82%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [1.62%]
Progressive Corporation (The) C [1.6%]
Broadcom Limited [1.57%]

Sep 29, 2015
Amgen Inc. [2.76%]
Netflix, Inc. [2.33%]
Oracle Corporation Common Stock [2.24%]
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [2.17%]
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated [2.09%]
Precision Castparts Corporation [1.91%]
Accenture plc. Class A Ordinary [1.83%]
Alphabet Inc. [1.8%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [1.72%]
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. [1.71%]
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