American Funds American High-Income Trust® Class A (AHITX)

10.97
Net Asset Value
0.00%
1 Day
+2.05%
Year-to-Date
Overall Morningstar Rating
High yield bond
Style or Category
3.75
Sales Expenses
0.66%
Expense Ratio
Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to provide a high level of current income; the secondary investment objective is capital appreciation. The fund invests primarily in higher yielding and generally lower quality debt securities (rated Ba1 or below or BB+ or below by a nationally recognized statistical rating organization or unrated but determined by the fund's investment adviser to be of equivalent quality), including corporate loan obligations. It may also invest a portion of its assets in securities of issuers domiciled outside the United States.

Performance

1 month+1.73% 3 years+6.24%
3 months+2.10% 5 years+7.62%
1 year+1.19% Since inception+8.33%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. High yield bond

 AHITXCategory
Performance 5-yr return+7.62%+7.86%
Expense ratio0.66%1.11%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.211.28
Net assets$19.5B$1.5B
Average market cap$3.9B$11.3B
Average P/E18.122.0
Portfolio turnover62%62%

There are thousands of mutual funds to choose from. Get Money Magazine’s picks in all major categories.

Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyAmerican Funds
Fund manager & tenureDavid Barclay / 25 Years
Minimal initial investment$250.00
Minimum IRA investment$25.00

Holdings

Fixed income94.41%
Cash2.32%
Other1.98%
U.S. stock1.30%
International stock0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 33.23%
Consumer goods 18.86%
Financial service 17.14%
Telecommunication 17.03%
Business service 8.51%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 1.21%
-- 0.98%
-- 0.98%
-- 0.96%
-- 0.95%
-- 0.91%
-- 0.85%
-- 0.84%
-- 0.83%
-- 0.82%

To view my watchlist

Not a member yet?

Sign up now for a free account