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American Funds New World Fund® Class A (NEWFX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Diversified emerging mkts
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Sales Expenses
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Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests primarily in common stocks of companies with significant exposure to countries with developing economies and/or markets. Under normal market conditions- the fund will invest at least 35% of its assets in equity and debt securities of issuers primarily based in qualified countries that have developing economies and/or markets.


1 month+3.17% 3 years+7.13%
3 months+8.59% 5 years+7.70%
1 year+33.28% Since inception+8.29%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Diversified emerging mkts

Performance 5-yr return+7.70%+4.09%
Expense ratio1.08%1.44%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.660.38
Net assets$33.5B$1.6B
Average market cap$31.0B$30.4B
Average P/E20.916.1
Portfolio turnover30%30%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyAmerican Funds
Fund manager & tenureMark Denning / 18 Years
Minimal initial investment$250.00
Minimum IRA investment$25.00


International stock73.00%
U.S. stock13.51%
Fixed income12.21%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 18.37%
Industrial materials 18.15%
Consumer goods 17.33%
Telecommunication 13.76%
Healthcare 9.57%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 2.08%
-- 1.81%
-- 1.71%
-- 1.57%
GOOG Google1.49%
BABA Alibaba Group Holding Ltd1.45%
-- 1.35%
-- 1.34%
FB Facebook1.24%
BIDU Baidu1.15%