• American Funds Investment Company of America

American Funds

  • US
  • Large-Cap
  • Core

American Funds Investment Company of America

FFICX

Summary

The fund seeks primarily capital appreciation and secondarily future income in the long term by investing in mid-and large-size companies in the United States.

The fund prefers a multi-manager investing approach to manage its assets. Under this approach, the portfolio of the fund is divided into segments managed by individual managers.

The adviser’s investment process is designed to highlight companies that are trading at attractive valuations and have a track record of paying dividends.

The fund has the flexibility to invest up to 15% of its net assets in securities of foreign issuers.

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Price

Last Close

$43.61 ( +0.45 )

52 Week HL

$54.03 - $43.14

Net Assets

$125.71 M

Expense Ratio

0.27 %

Sector Allocation

Dec 31, 2020

Top 10 Holdings

Dec 31, 2020

Company Name

  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Broadcom Inc
  • Facebook Inc
  • Alphabet Inc
  • Amazon Com

Holding

  • 7.2
  • 5.4
  • 3.7
  • 3.4
  • 3.2

Company Name

  • Comcast Corporation
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Home Depot
  • Netflix Inc
  • Apple Inc
  • Total

Holding

  • 3.2
  • 3.1
  • 2.4
  • 2.2
  • 2.1
  • 35.9%

Manager

Name

Christopher D. Buchbinder

Leadership

Single Manager

Tenure

2003

Advisor

Capital Research and Management Company

Documents

Prospectus

Annual Reports

2021
2020

Website

Link

Performance

YTD

-15 %

3 Year

16.44%

5 Year

36.6%

Best

17.05%
2021

Worst

-14.97%
2022

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Quarterly

2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Q1 -4.7% 6.6% -19.5% 10.9% -1.2% - - - - - -
Q2 2.7% 5.4% 18.4% 0.5% 5.7% 2.5% - - - - -
Q3 - 5% 6.3% -1.2% 4.9% 4.3% - - - - -
Q4 - 2.3% 10.9% 4.2% -12.8% 5.9% - - - - -

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Monthly

J F M A M J J A S O N D
2022 -8.3% -0.9% 4.9% - - - - - - - - -
2021 -0.8% 3.3% 4.1% 4.1% 1.3% - 1.5% 2.9% 0.5% 0.3% -1.2% -

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Annual

    2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
    -16%25%19%29%-7%19%10%-1%11%30%14%

Alpha

2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
FFICX -15%17%12%17%-6%------
Russell 1000 -16%25%19%29%-7%19%10%-1%11%30%14%
Alpha 1%-8%-7%-12%0%------

FFICX Russell 1000

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