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    American Funds American Balanced A (ABALX)

    24.47 Down 0.11(0.45%) Apr 28
    Prev Close:24.58
    YTD Return*:1.77%
    Net Assets*:88.38B
    Yield*:1.60%

    * As of 31-Mar-16

    Quotes delayed, except where indicated otherwise. Currency in USD.

    Top Holdings

    Symbol% AssetsYTD Return %
    MSFT3.35N/A
    PM2.52N/A
    CMCSA2.38N/A
    HD2.11N/A
    BRK.A2.04N/A

    Fund Basics

    Morningstar Overall Rating:
    Total Assets:88.38B
    Category:Moderate Allocation
    Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):0.58%

    Performance & Risk

    YTD Return:1.77%
    5y Avg Return:9.23%
    Rank in Category (ytd):23
    % Rank in Category (ytd):2.33%
    Beta (3y):1.05
    Morningstar Risk Rating:3

    Fund Summary

    The investment seeks conservation of capital, current income and long-term growth of capital and income. The fund uses a balanced approach to invest in a broad range of securities, including common stocks and investment-grade bonds. It also invests in securities issued and guaranteed by the U.S. government and by federal agencies and instrumentalities. In addition, the fund may invest a portion of its assets in common stocks, most of which have a history of paying dividends, bonds and other securities of issuers domiciled outside the United States. View More
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