SEPTEMBER 20, 2018

American Funds selected for Morningstar’s “28 Terrific Funds” list

8 American Funds included in Morningstar’s fund review

LOS ANGELES, September 20, 2018 Eight American Funds have been included in the Morningstar® FundInvestor℠ “28 Terrific Funds” list. Morningstar’s review of more than 8,000 mutual funds identified 28 funds screened for criteria that include expenses, manager ownership, returns, stewardship and risk ratings.

“We are honored to once again have so many of our funds on Morningstar’s Terrific Funds list," said Matt O’Connor, president of American Funds Distributors, a division of Capital Group. “Our aim is simple: to offer investors mutual funds and other investment products that deliver superior results with low fees.”

The 8 American Funds that made Morningstar’s “28 Terrific Funds” list are:


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Since 1931, Capital Group, home of the American Funds, has been singularly focused on delivering superior results for long-term investors using high-conviction portfolios, rigorous research and individual accountability. As of June 30, 2018, Capital Group manages more than $1.8 trillion in equity and fixed income assets for millions of individual and institutional investors around the world.

The Capital Group companies manage equity assets through three investment groups. These groups make investment and proxy voting decisions independently. Fixed income investment professionals provide fixed income research and investment management across the Capital organization; however, for securities with equity characteristics, they act solely on behalf of one of the three equity investment groups.


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