Investment Fund

Share Class
Purchase Restrictions: Class F-2 shares are available through certain registered investment advisor and fee-based programs, but are not available for purchase in most employer-sponsored retirement plans. See the prospectus for details.

Summary

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Managed for conservative growth and income investing. Invests primarily in well-established companies with strong balance sheets and a history of consistently paying dividends, helping to provide downside resilience.
Price at NAV $54.20 as of 5/24/2024 (updated daily)
Fund Assets (millions) $94,086.5
Portfolio Managers
8
Expense Ratio
(Gross/Net %)
0.38 / 0.38%

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Returns at NAV

Returns with Sales Charge

Asset Mix

U.S. Equities88.3%
Non-U.S. Equities7.0%
U.S. Bonds0.0%
Non-U.S. Bonds0.0%
Cash & Equivalents
4.6%
As of 4/30/2024 (updated monthly)

Growth of 10K

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For Class F-2 Shares, this chart tracks a hypothetical investment with dividends reinvested, over the last 20 years, or since inception date if the fund has been in existence under 20 years, through 12/31/2023.
AMRFX
S&P 500 Index

High & Low Prices

Market Capitalization

82.6%
Large
16.3%
Medium
1.2%
Small
$156,532.48 Million
Weighted Average


As of 3/31/2024 (updated quarterly). Morningstar data as of 3/31/2024 (updated quarterly).

Morningstar Ownership ZoneTM

Large Value
Weighted average of holdings
75% of fund's stock holdings
Morningstar data as of 3/31/24 (updated quarterly)

Description

Fund Objective
The fund strives for the balanced accomplishment of three objectives: current income, growth of capital and conservation of principal.
Distinguishing Characteristics
Conservatively managed to reduce volatility and risk, this fund has the potential to provide downside resilience during market declines. It invests primarily in well-established companies with strong balance sheets.
Types of Investments
The fund invests primarily in common stocks, securities convertible into common stocks.
Holdings Outside the U.S.
May invest up to 20% of its assets in securities of issuers domiciled outside the United States and not included in the S&P 500 Composite Index. May invest up to 5% of its assets in securities of issuers domiciled outside the United States and Canada and not included in the S&P 500 Composite Index.

Fund Facts

Fund Inception 2/21/1950
Fund Assets (millions)
As of 4/30/2024
$94,086.5
Companies/Issuers
Holdings are as of 4/30/2024 (updated monthly).
179+
Shareholder Accounts
Shareholder accounts are as of 4/30/2024
660,067
Regular Dividends Paid
Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec
Minimum Initial Investment $250
Capital Gains Paid
Dec
Portfolio Turnover (2023) 25%
Fiscal Year-End Oct
Prospectus Date 01/01/2024
CUSIP 027681 82 4
Fund Number 603

Returns

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Month-End Returns as of 4/30/24

Quarter-End Returns as of 3/31/24

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Volatility & Return

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Equities

For Class F-2 Shares, this chart tracks the 10-year standard deviation
and 10-year annualized return of the equity funds
AMRFX
S&P 500 Index
Other AF Funds
Standard Deviation as of 04/30/2024 (updated monthly) . Annualized return as of 04/30/2024 (updated monthly) .
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Yield

12-month
Distribution Rates
30-day SEC Yield
Fund at NAV 2.23% 2.16%
Fund at MOP N/A N/A
As of 4/30/2024 (updated monthly)

Valuation

Price/ Price/ Price/
Book Cash Flow Earnings
Fund 3.39 14.27 18.86
S&P 500 Index
4.10 15.00 21.80
Fund as of 3/31/24. Index as of 3/31/24.

Portfolio Management

Years of Experience with Fund
Years of Experience with Capital Group
Years of Experience with Investment Industry
Grant L. Cambridge 5 27
Charles E. Ellwein 7 18 32
Cheryl E. Frank 10 22 26
Martin Jacobs 3 23 36
James B. Lovelace 18 42
William L. Robbins 16 29 32
James Terrile 18 27
Brant W. Thompson 5 16 28
A boldface number indicates that years of experience with Capital Group is equal to years of experience with investment industry.

Ratings & Risk

Morningstar Rating TM


Overall Morningstar RatingTM
Funds rated(1109)
3-yr. Morningstar RatingTM
(1109 funds rated)
5-yr. Morningstar RatingTM
(1049 funds rated)
10-yr. Morningstar RatingTM
(818 funds rated)
Overall Morningstar Risk Low
HIGH
LOW
Category Large Value
Ratings are based on risk-adjusted returns as of 4/30/2024 (updated monthly).

Risk Measures

Fund
Standard Deviation
12.11
Sharpe Ratio
0.68
For the 10 Years ending 4/30/24 (updated monthly).
American Funds/
Morningstar Benchmark
S&P 500 TR USD
R-squared 90
Beta 0.76
Capture Ratio (Downside/Upside) 79/77
American Funds and Morningstar Benchmark for the 10 Years ending 4/30/24 (updated monthly).
Active Share
58.4%
As of 3/31/24 (updated quarterly)

Holdings

Equities Breakdown

Equity Fund Holdings
Industrials 16.9%
Information technology 16.4%
Health care 16.2%
Financials 14.9%
Consumer staples 8.1%
Utilities 6.0%
Energy 5.5%
Consumer discretionary 3.4%
Materials 2.8%
Real estate 2.7%
Communication services 2.5%

% of net assets as of 4/30/2024 (updated monthly)

Top Equities

Microsoft
6.0%
Rtx Corp
3.4%
AbbVie
3.3%
Apple
3.1%
General Electric
3.1%
Abbott Laboratories
2.3%
JPMorgan Chase
2.0%
Linde PLC
1.8%
Union Pacific
1.8%
ExxonMobil
1.5%

% of net assets as of 4/30/2024 (updated monthly)

Geographic Breakdown

United States
88.3%
Europe
3.2%
Asia & Pacific Basin
0.8%
Other (Including Canada & Latin America)
3.1%
Cash & equivalents
4.6%
% of net assets as of 4/30/2024 (updated monthly)

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Regions Fund
S&P 500 Index
United States 92.6% 100.0%
Canada 3.2% 0.0%
Europe 3.3% 0.0%
Japan 0.2% 0.0%
Emerging Markets 0.6% 0.0%

% of net assets as of 4/30/2024 (updated monthly)

Fund Breakdown by Domicile

Regions Fund
S&P 500 Index
United States 88.3% 100.0%
Canada 3.1% 0.0%
Europe 3.2% 0.0%
Japan 0.2% 0.0%
Emerging Markets 0.6% 0.0%
Cash & Equivalents
4.6% 0.0%

% of net assets as of 4/30/2024 (updated monthly)

Prices & Distributions

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Historical Prices Month-End

Historical Prices Year-End

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Historical Distributions as of 05/24/24

2024
Record
Date
Calculated
Date
Pay Date
Income Dividend Regular
Income Dividend Special
Cap. Gains Long-Term
Cap. Gains Short-Term
Reinvest NAV
03/13/24 03/13/24 03/14/24 $0.2421 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $53.51
2024 Year-to-Date: Dividends Subtotal: $0.2421 Cap Gains Subtotal: $0.00
Total Distributions: $0.2421

Fees & Expenses

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Fees

Annual Management Fees 0.23%
Other Expenses 0.15%
Service 12b-1 --
As of each fund's most recent prospectus.
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Expense Ratio

AMRFX 0.38%
Lipper Growth & Income Funds Average
0.66%
Fund as of most recent prospectus. Lipper Category as of 3/31/24 (updated quarterly).

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