Alan Berro - American Funds Fund Manager since February 1, 2007

RFITX
 Fund
  

USD 15.80  0.04  0.25%   

  Money Manager
Berro is senior vice president and an equity portfolio manager of Capital Research and Management Company. Berro have been as a portfolio counselor for the firm.
  Money Manager Since 2007      
800-421-4225  

American Funds Management Performance (%)

The investment seeks growth, income and conservation of capital. American Funds is traded on NASDAQ Exchange in the United States. The fund is listed under Target-Date 2050 category and is part of American Funds family.

American Funds 2050 Leadership Team

Elected by the shareholders, the American Funds' board of directors comprises two types of representatives: American Funds inside directors who are chosen from within the company, and outside directors, selected externally and held independent of American. The board's role is to monitor American Funds' management team and ensure that shareholders' interests are well served. American Funds' inside directors are responsible for reviewing and approving budgets prepared by upper management to implement core corporate initiatives and projects. On the other hand, American Funds' outside directors are responsible for providing unbiased perspectives on the board's policies.
James Lovelace, Fund Manager
Alan Berro, Fund Manager since February 1, 2007

American Fund Performance Indicators

The ability to make a profit is the ultimate goal of any investor. But to identify the right mutual fund is not an easy task. Is American Funds a good investment? Although profit is still the single most important financial element of any organization, multiple performance indicators can help investors identify the equity that they will appreciate over time.
Some investors attempt to determine whether the market's mood is bullish or bearish by monitoring changes in market sentiment. Unlike more traditional methods such as technical analysis, investor sentiment usually refers to the aggregate attitude towards American Funds in the overall investment community. So, suppose investors can accurately measure the market's sentiment. In that case, they can use it for their benefit. For example, some tools to gauge market sentiment could be utilized using contrarian indexes, American Funds' short interest history, or implied volatility extrapolated from American Funds options trading.

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Please note, there is a significant difference between American Funds' value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine American Funds value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, American Funds' price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.