American Funds New World Fund® Class A (NEWFX)

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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+3.14% 3 years+11.20%
3 months+3.00% 5 years+4.53%
1 year+6.96% Since inception+7.91%
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Peer Comparisonvs. Diversified emerging mkts

Performance 5-yr return+4.53%+1.71%
Expense ratio1.00%1.36%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.320.12
Net assets$40.5B$1.6B
Average market cap$41.6B$33.1B
Average P/E19.213.5
Portfolio turnover37%37%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyAmerican Funds
Fund manager & tenureMark Denning / 20 Years
Minimal initial investment$250.00
Minimum IRA investment$25.00


International stock71.15%
U.S. stock17.55%
Fixed income3.89%
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
-- 1.78%
-- 1.73%
-- 1.66%
-- 1.56%
-- 1.53%
-- 1.53%
MSFT Microsoft1.49%
-- 1.45%
MA MasterCard1.31%
GOOG Google1.15%