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American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 (RFGTX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 (RFGTX) Fund

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Graph of American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) ManagerFund Manager - John H. Smet

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 13.4 years
Fund Family: American Funds
Fund Category: Target-Date 2040
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: A (Score: 0.73)     (What does this score mean?)

 

Graph of American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) ProfileAmerican Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund seeks growth, income and conservation of capital. American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund normally invests greater portion of assets in bond, equity-income and balanced funds as it approaches and passes its target date. It attempts to achieve its objectives by investing in a mix of American funds.

 

American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 (RFGTX) Fund Strength What we like about American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 (RFGTX) Fund

Data for American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) as of May 30, 2016

  • American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) management has been with American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund for 13.4 years
  • American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) has good short-term performance (1-year return -1.52% vs -3.60% Target-Date 2040 category median performance)
  • American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 7.92% vs 5.77% Target-Date 2040 category median performance)
  • American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 8.42% vs 6.00% Target-Date 2040 category median performance)
  • American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) has a Morningstar rating of 4 and above
  • Asset base in American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) has been consistently increasing at a reasonable pace in the last 2 months. It shows investor confidence and market support
  • American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 5.00% vs Target-Date 2040 average of 29.57%. It is good that American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) has a lower expense ratio than its Target-Date 2040 average: 0.02% vs 0.43%
  • American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) is a true no-load fund as it has no load and no 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses

American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) Weakness What we are cautious about American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 (RFGTX) Fund

Data for American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) as of May 30, 2016

  • American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) is more volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 10.05 that is higher than category average of 10.02
See American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Compare American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX)Compare with other top Target-Date 2040 category mutual funds

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FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R62.84-1.527.928.42
Madison Target Retirement 2040 R6 (MFRRX)3.52-0.936.697.09Compare
Deutsche LifeCompass 2040 S (TGTSX)-3.82-1.858.037.94Compare
MFS Lifetime 2040 I (MLFIX)3.90-1.026.867.14Compare

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Graph of American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) Net Asset TrackingAmerican Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 (RFGTX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 fund (RFGTX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$4.71B
03/2016$4.15B
02/2016$3.82B
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Graph of American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) Portfolio TrackingAmerican Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 (RFGTX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 fund (RFGTX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/20164.83%82.18%9.83%3.01%
12/20155.39%81.84%9.81%2.88%
09/20155.51%82.52%9%2.89%
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graph of American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 (RFGTX) Fund

Discover what American Funds 2040 Trgt Date Retire R6 Fund (RFGTX) manager is buying

Mar 30, 2016
American Funds Washington Mutual R6 [8%]
American Funds Invmt Co of Amer R6 [7.75%]
American Funds SMALLCAP World R6 [7.05%]
American Funds New Perspective R6 [6.99%]
American Funds Growth Fund of Amer R6 [6.99%]
American Funds AMCAP R6 [6.98%]
American Funds Fundamental Invs R6 [6.75%]
American Funds American Mutual R6 [6.75%]
American Funds American Balanced R6 [6%]
American Funds Capital World Gr&Inc R6 [5.75%]

Dec 30, 2015
American Funds Washington Mutual R6 [8%]
American Funds Invmt Co of Amer R6 [7.8%]
American Funds SMALLCAP World R6 [7%]
American Funds New Perspective R6 [7%]
American Funds Growth Fund of Amer R6 [7%]
American Funds AMCAP R6 [7%]
American Funds Fundamental Invs R6 [6.8%]
American Funds American Mutual R6 [6.8%]
American Funds American Balanced R6 [6%]
American Funds Capital World Gr&Inc R6 [5.8%]

Sep 29, 2015
American Funds Washington Mutual R6 [8.06%]
American Funds Invmt Co of Amer R6 [7.78%]
American Funds New Perspective R6 [6.96%]
American Funds Growth Fund of Amer R6 [6.94%]
American Funds AMCAP R6 [6.94%]
American Funds SMALLCAP World R6 [6.91%]
American Funds American Mutual R6 [6.86%]
American Funds Fundamental Invs R6 [6.84%]
American Funds American Balanced R6 [6.09%]
American Funds Capital World Gr&Inc R6 [5.8%]
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