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Overview

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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 $33.33 as of 8/18/2022 (updated daily)
Fund Assets (millions) $71,873.1
Portfolio Managers
8
Expense Ratio
0.68%

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Returns at NAV

Returns at MOP

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-20.12%
1-year return
8.58%
5-year return
11.65%
10-year return
-0.12%
30-Day SEC Yield
Returns as of 7/31/22 (updated monthly). Yield as of 7/31/22 (updated monthly).

Asset Mix

U.S. Equities85.4%
Non-U.S. Equities6.5%
U.S. Bonds0.0%
Non-U.S. Bonds0.0%
Cash & Equivalents
8.1%
U.S. Equities85.4%
Non-U.S. Equities6.5%
U.S. Bonds0.0%
Non-U.S. Bonds0.0%
Cash & Equivalents
8.1%
As of 7/31/2022 (updated monthly)
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Volatility & Return

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Equities

For Class 529-A Shares, this chart tracks the 10-year standard deviation
and 10-year annualized return of the equity funds
CAFAX
S&P 500 Index
Other AF Funds
Standard Deviation as of 07/31/2022 (updated monthly) . Annualized return as of 07/31/2022 (updated monthly) .
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Market Capitalization

69.1%
Large
25.4%
Medium
5.5%
Small
$98,518.27 Million
Weighted Average


As of 6/30/2022 (updated quarterly). Morningstar data as of 6/30/2022 (updated quarterly).

Morningstar Ownership ZoneTM

Large Growth
Weighted average of holdings
75% of fund's stock holdings
Morningstar data as of 6/30/22 (updated quarterly)

Description

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 7/31/2022
$71,873.1
Companies/Issuers
Holdings are as of 6/30/2022 (updated quarterly).
196+
Shareholder Accounts
Shareholder accounts are as of 7/31/2022
186,163
Regular Dividends Paid
Dec
Minimum Initial Investment $250
Capital Gains Paid
Jun, Dec
Portfolio Turnover (2022) 28%
Fiscal Year-End Feb
Prospectus Date 05/01/2022
CUSIP 023375 50 4
Fund Number 1002

Returns

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Month-End Returns as of 7/31/22

Quarter-End Returns as of 6/30/22

Growth of 10K

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For Class 529-A Shares, this chart tracks a hypothetical investment with dividends reinvested through 12/31/2021.
CAFAX
S&P 500 Index

High & Low Prices

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Yield

12-month
Distribution Rates
30-day SEC Yield
Fund at NAV 0.00% N/A
Fund at MOP 0.00% -0.12%
As of 7/31/2022 (updated monthly)

Valuation

Price/ Price/ Price/
Book Cash Flow Earnings
Fund 3.52 13.89 20.93
S&P 500 Index
3.00 9.80 16.40
Fund as of 6/30/22. Index as of 6/30/22.
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.

Portfolio Composition

Morningstar Rating TM


Overall Morningstar RatingTM
Funds rated(1137)
3-yr. Morningstar RatingTM
(1137 funds rated)
5-yr. Morningstar RatingTM
(1050 funds rated)
10-yr. Morningstar RatingTM
(788 funds rated)
Overall Morningstar Risk Below Average
HIGH
LOW
Category Large Growth
Ratings are based on risk-adjusted returns as of 7/31/2022 (updated monthly).
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Lipper Leader Scorecard

Over-all 3 yr. 5 yr. 10 yr.
Consistent Return Within Category
Funds Rated

(419)

(419)

(378)

(260)
Expense Within Category
Funds Rated

(105)

(105)

(100)

(85)
Preservation Within Category
Funds Rated

(12360)

(12360)

(11138)

(7719)
Tax Efficiency Within Category
Funds Rated

(419)

(419)

(378)

(260)
Total Return Within Category
Funds Rated

(419)

(419)

(378)

(260)
Category Multi-Cap Growth Funds
KEY
HIGHEST LOWEST
As of 7/31/2022 (updated monthly)

Risk Measures

Fund
Standard Deviation
14.27
Sharpe Ratio
0.82
For the 10 Years ending 7/31/22 (updated monthly).
American Funds/
Morningstar Benchmark
S&P 500 TR USD
R-squared 92
Beta 0.98
Capture Ratio (Downside/Upside) 102/95
American Funds and Morningstar Benchmark for the 10 Years ending 7/31/22 (updated monthly).

Holdings

Equities Breakdown

Equity Fund Holdings
Information technology 24.6%
Health care 20.8%
Consumer discretionary 15.8%
Communication services 9.6%
Financials 8.0%
Industrials 6.9%
Consumer staples 2.7%
Materials 1.2%
Real estate 0.9%
Energy 0.6%

% of net assets as of 6/30/2022 (updated quarterly)

Top Equities

Microsoft
5.7%
Alphabet
4.7%
Amazon
4.5%
UnitedHealth Group
3.9%
Mastercard Inc
2.5%
Abbott Laboratories
2.5%
Broadcom
2.5%
Thermo Fisher Scientific
2.4%
Netflix
1.7%
TransDigm Group
1.6%

% of net assets as of 7/31/2022 (updated monthly)

Geographic Breakdown

United States
84.4%
Europe
3.3%
Asia & Pacific Basin
2.7%
Other (Including Canada & Latin America)
0.7%
Cash & equivalents
8.9%
% of net assets as of 6/30/2022 (updated quarterly)

The New Geography of Investing ®

Regions Fund
S&P 500 Index
United States 92.7% 100.0%
Canada 0.4% 0.0%
Europe 4.0% 0.0%
Asia-Pacific ex. Japan 1.3% 0.0%
Emerging Markets 1.7% 0.0%

% of net assets as of 6/30/2022 (updated quarterly)

Fund Breakdown by Domicile

Regions Fund
S&P 500 Index
United States 84.5% 100.0%
Canada 0.3% 0.0%
Europe 3.6% 0.0%
Asia-Pacific ex. Japan 1.1% 0.0%
Emerging Markets 1.6% 0.0%
Cash & Equivalents
8.9% --

% of net assets as of 6/30/2022 (updated quarterly)

Prices & Distributions

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Historical Prices Month-End

Historical Prices Year-End

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Historical Distributions as of 08/18/22

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 $29.22
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 0.16%
Service 12b-1 0.23%
As of each fund's most recent prospectus.
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Expense Ratio

CAFAX 0.68%
Lipper Growth Funds Average
1.13%
Fund as of most recent prospectus. Lipper Category as of 6/30/22 (updated quarterly).

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