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    American Funds New World A (NEWFX)

    56.79 Up 0.12(0.21%) Mar 24

    Performance Overview as of Feb 27, 2017Get Performance Overview for:
    Performance Overview 
    Morningstar Return Rating:5.00
    Year-to-Date Return:7.17%
    5-Year Average Return:3.29%
    Number of Years Up:10
    Number of Years Down:7
    Best 1 Yr Total Return (2009-12-31):52.21%
    Worst 1 Yr Total Return (2008-12-31):-46.32%
    Best 3-Yr Total Return (N/A):29.38%
    Worst 3-Yr Total Return (N/A):-2.02%
    Load Adjusted Returns 
    1-Year:13.32%
    3-Year:-1.76%
    5-Year:2.08%
    10-Year:3.25%
    Trailing Returns (%) vs. Benchmarks 
    ReturnNEWFXCategoryDiffIndex*Diff
    Year To Date7.17N/AN/AN/AN/A
    1-Month1.96N/AN/AN/AN/A
    3-Month7.82N/AN/AN/AN/A
    1-Year20.23N/AN/AN/AN/A
    3-Year0.20N/AN/AN/AN/A
    5-Year3.29N/AN/AN/AN/A
    Last Bull Market (Sep 29, 2011 to Apr 29, 2012)17.56N/AN/AN/AN/A
    Last Bear Market (Apr 29, 2011 to Sep 29, 2011)-21.93N/AN/AN/AN/A
    Annual Total Return (%) History () 
    YearNEWFXCategoryDiff
    2016
     
    3.86N/AN/A
    2015
     
    -5.99N/AN/A
    2014
     
    -3.66N/AN/A
    2013
     
    10.01N/AN/A
    2012
     
    19.71N/AN/A
    2011
     
    -14.13N/AN/A
    2010
     
    17.32N/AN/A
    2009
     
    52.21N/AN/A
    2008
     
    -46.32N/AN/A
    2007
     
    32.85N/AN/A
    2006
     
    33.42N/AN/A
    2005
     
    22.20N/AN/A
    2004
     
    20.79N/AN/A
    2003
     
    43.36N/AN/A
    2002
     
    -4.62N/AN/A
    2001
     
    -3.96N/AN/A
    2000
     
    -20.90N/AN/A
    1999N/AN/AN/A
    Past Quarterly Returns (%) for NEWFX 
    Q1Q2Q3Q4
    20160.142.066.32-4.42
    20152.86-0.18-12.164.24
    20140.494.88-5.17-3.61
    20131.43-3.067.564.01
    201212.34-5.667.005.57
    20110.920.96-19.424.59
    20103.35-7.8317.354.96
    2009-3.1227.2317.195.38
    2008-7.940.93-21.29-26.60
    20073.2411.588.286.51
    200611.71-3.018.1113.91
    20051.053.4712.274.10
    20046.36-5.026.4812.28
    2003-3.6617.309.6815.67
    200210.54-6.86-12.986.45
    2001-5.227.53-18.3215.38
    20004.10-9.44-8.62-8.18
    1999-3.4425.17N/AN/A
    Rank in Category (by total return) 
    PeriodRankFunds in Category% Rank
    Year To Date74N/A
    1-Month76N/A
    3-Month61N/A
    6-Month63N/A
    1-Year78N/A
    3-Year59N/A
    5-Year8N/A