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RETIREMENT PLAN INVESTOR

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GROWTH FUNDS

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Share Class
Purchase Restrictions: Class R-2 shares are available in certain employer-sponsored retirement plans. See the prospectus for details.

Summary

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A disciplined approach to growth investing. Focuses primarily on well-managed U.S. companies of any size with sound fundamentals and that have solid long-term growth records and attractive future growth potential.
Price at NAV $27.78 as of 1/31/2023 (updated daily)
Fund Assets (millions) $65,281.6
Portfolio Managers
8
Expense Ratio
1.42%

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Returns at NAV

Returns with Sales Charge

Asset Mix

U.S. Equities83.8%
Non-U.S. Equities7.1%
U.S. Bonds0.0%
Non-U.S. Bonds0.0%
Cash & Equivalents
9.1%
U.S. Equities83.8%
Non-U.S. Equities7.1%
U.S. Bonds0.0%
Non-U.S. Bonds0.0%
Cash & Equivalents
9.1%
As of 12/31/2022 (updated monthly)

Growth of 10K

High & Low Prices

Market Capitalization

67.1%
Large
28.2%
Medium
4.7%
Small
$85,085.69 Million
Weighted Average


As of 12/31/2022 (updated quarterly). Morningstar data as of 12/31/2022 (updated quarterly).

Morningstar Ownership ZoneTM

Large Growth
Weighted average of holdings
75% of fund's stock holdings
Morningstar data as of 12/31/22 (updated quarterly)

Description

Fund Objective
The fund's investment objective is to provide you with long-term growth of capital.
Distinguishing Characteristics
Takes a disciplined approach to growth investing, focusing primarily on well-managed U.S. companies with sound fundamentals. Invests in companies of any size that have solid long-term growth records and attractive future growth potential.
Types of Investments
Primarily invests in U.S. common stocks, as well as convertible preferred stocks and cash and equivalents.
Holdings Outside the U.S.
This fund may invest in securities outside the U.S. to a limited extent.

Fund Facts

Fund Inception 5/01/1967
Fund Assets (millions)
As of 12/31/2022
$65,281.6
Companies/Issuers
Holdings are as of 12/31/2022 (updated quarterly).
191+
Shareholder Accounts
Shareholder accounts are as of 12/31/2022
27,195
Regular Dividends Paid
Jun, Dec
Minimum Initial Investment $0
Capital Gains Paid
Jun, Dec
Portfolio Turnover (2022) 28%
Fiscal Year-End Feb
Prospectus Date 05/01/2022
CUSIP 023375 86 8
Fund Number 2202

Returns

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Month-End Returns as of 12/31/22

Quarter-End Returns as of 12/31/22

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Volatility & Return

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Equities

For Class R-2 Shares, this chart tracks the 10-year standard deviation
and 10-year annualized return of the equity funds
RAFBX
S&P 500 Index
Other AF Funds
Standard Deviation as of 12/31/2022 (updated monthly) . Annualized return as of 12/31/2022 (updated monthly) .
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Yield

12-month
Distribution Rates
30-day SEC Yield
Fund at NAV 0.00% -0.86%
Fund at MOP N/A N/A
As of 12/31/2022 (updated monthly)

Valuation

Price/ Price/ Price/
Book Cash Flow Earnings
Fund 4.16 14.21 22.12
S&P 500 Index
3.20 10.00 16.90
Fund as of 12/31/22. Index as of 12/31/22.

Portfolio Management

Years of Experience with Fund
Years of Experience with Capital Group
Years of Experience with Investment Industry
Cheryl E. Frank 3 20 24
Martin Jacobs 4 21 34
Aidan O'Connell 7 18 24
Lawrence R. Solomon 11 37 38
Jessica C. Spaly 4 19 25
Eric H. Stern 3 31 33
James Terrile 11 26 27
Gregory W. Wendt 3 35
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(1131)
3-yr. Morningstar RatingTM
(1131 funds rated)
5-yr. Morningstar RatingTM
(1054 funds rated)
10-yr. Morningstar RatingTM
(804 funds rated)
Overall Morningstar Risk Low
HIGH
LOW
Category Large Growth
Ratings are based on risk-adjusted returns as of 12/31/2022 (updated monthly).

Risk Measures

Fund
Standard Deviation
14.90
Sharpe Ratio
0.64
For the 10 Years ending 12/31/22 (updated monthly).
American Funds/
Morningstar Benchmark
S&P 500 TR USD
R-squared 93
Beta 0.97
Capture Ratio (Downside/Upside) 103/92
American Funds and Morningstar Benchmark for the 10 Years ending 12/31/22 (updated monthly).
Active Share
67.9%
As of 12/31/22 (updated quarterly)

Holdings

Equities Breakdown

Equity Fund Holdings
Information technology 25.4%
Health care 21.4%
Consumer discretionary 16.9%
Industrials 8.7%
Communication services 6.9%
Financials 6.5%
Consumer staples 3.2%
Materials 1.2%
Real estate 0.7%

% of net assets as of 12/31/2022 (updated quarterly)

Top Equities

Microsoft
5.2%
UnitedHealth Group
3.6%
Broadcom
2.8%
Abbott Laboratories
2.8%
Mastercard Inc
2.7%
Amazon
2.6%
Netflix
2.6%
Alphabet
2.3%
Thermo Fisher Scientific
2.0%
Raytheon Technologies
1.9%

% of net assets as of 12/31/2022 (updated monthly)

Geographic Breakdown

United States
83.8%
Europe
4.0%
Asia & Pacific Basin
2.2%
Other (Including Canada & Latin America)
0.9%
Cash & equivalents
9.1%
% of net assets as of 12/31/2022 (updated quarterly)

The New Geography of Investing ®

Regions Fund
S&P 500 Index
United States 92.2% 100.0%
Canada 0.6% 0.0%
Europe 4.8% 0.0%
Asia-Pacific ex. Japan 1.2% 0.0%
Emerging Markets 1.2% 0.0%

% of net assets as of 12/31/2022 (updated quarterly)

Fund Breakdown by Domicile

Regions Fund
S&P 500 Index
United States 83.8% 100.0%
Canada 0.6% 0.0%
Europe 4.4% 0.0%
Asia-Pacific ex. Japan 1.1% 0.0%
Emerging Markets 1.1% 0.0%
Cash & Equivalents
9.1% --

% of net assets as of 12/31/2022 (updated quarterly)

Prices & Distributions

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Historical Prices Month-End

Historical Prices Year-End

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Historical Distributions as of 01/26/23

2022
Record
Date
Calculated
Date
Pay Date
Income Dividend Regular
Income Dividend Special
Cap. Gains Long-Term
Cap. Gains Short-Term
Reinvest NAV
06/15/22 06/15/22 06/16/22 $0.00 $0.00 $2.2668 $0.00 $25.33
2022 Year-to-Date: Dividends Subtotal: $0.00 Cap Gains Subtotal: $2.2668
Total Distributions: $2.2668

Fees & Expenses

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Fees

Annual Management Fees 0.29%
Other Expenses 0.38%
Service 12b-1 0.75%
As of each fund's most recent prospectus.
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Expense Ratio

RAFBX 1.42%
Lipper Growth Funds Average
--%
Fund as of most recent prospectus. Lipper Category as of -- (updated quarterly).

Resources

Prospectuses & Reports for RAFBX