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    American Funds New World A (NEWFX)

    55.14 Up 0.09(0.16%) Jul 2

    Performance Overview as of May 30, 2015Get Performance Overview for:
    Performance Overview 
    Morningstar Return Rating:3.00
    Year-to-Date Return:4.26%
    5-Year Average Return:6.96%
    Number of Years Up:9
    Number of Years Down:6
    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):-10.18%
    Load Adjusted Returns 
    1-Year:-9.03%
    3-Year:6.94%
    5-Year:5.70%
    10-Year:8.10%
    Trailing Returns (%) vs. Benchmarks 
    ReturnNEWFXCategoryDiffIndex*Diff
    Year To Date4.26N/AN/AN/AN/A
    1-Month-0.92N/AN/AN/AN/A
    3-Month0.43N/AN/AN/AN/A
    1-Year-3.48N/AN/AN/AN/A
    3-Year9.07N/AN/AN/AN/A
    5-Year6.96N/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
    2015N/AN/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
    20152.86N/AN/AN/A
    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 Date46N/A
    1-Month9N/A
    3-Month60N/A
    6-Month43N/A
    1-Year59N/A
    3-Year13N/A
    5-Year8N/A