American Funds New World Fund® Class A (NEWFX)

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Overall Morningstar Rating
Diversified emerging mkts
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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-3.22% 3 years+6.89%
3 months-5.05% 5 years+6.85%
1 year+10.87% Since inception+8.18%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Diversified emerging mkts

Performance 5-yr return+6.85%+4.45%
Expense ratio1.04%1.40%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.540.28
Net assets$36.9B$1.6B
Average market cap$34.8B$32.5B
Average P/E17.814.6
Portfolio turnover37%37%

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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 stock75.71%
U.S. stock11.64%
Fixed income5.01%
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
-- 1.81%
-- 1.67%
-- 1.64%
-- 1.59%
-- 1.59%
GGAL Grupo Financiero Galicia SA1.33%
-- 1.29%
-- 1.15%
GOOG Google1.14%
-- 1.14%