Prices and returns

Class R-1 shares

Growth Growth
Share prices and year-to-date returns Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
April 16, 2014
Month-end as of
March 31, 2014
Quarter-end as of
March 31, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
AMCAP Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RAFAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$26.30 0.24 1.39% 26.67% 21.34% 7.17% 26.67% 21.34% 7.17% 1.49%
American Funds Global Growth PortfolioSM — R-1

Ticker: RGGAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$14.19 0.15 -0.35% 18.59% 22.44% ¶¶ N/A 18.59% 22.44% ¶¶ N/A 1.65% / 1.75%
American Funds Growth PortfolioSM — R-1

Ticker: RGWAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$14.48 0.15 -0.28% 21.13% 23.57% ¶¶ N/A 21.13% 23.57% ¶¶ N/A 1.58% / 1.68%
EuroPacific Growth Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RERAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$47.10 0.56 -0.69% 16.70% 14.66% 7.44% 16.70% 14.66% 7.44% 1.61%
The Growth Fund of America® — R-1

Ticker: RGAAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$41.21 0.48 -0.80% 23.45% 18.60% 7.21% 23.45% 18.60% 7.21% 1.44%
The New Economy Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RNGAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$36.30 0.40 -0.98% 29.92% 22.70% 8.84% 29.92% 22.70% 8.84% 1.59%
New Perspective Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RNPAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$35.89 0.48 -1.21% 18.74% 17.90% 8.01% 18.74% 17.90% 8.01% 1.56%
New World Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RNWAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$57.26 0.47 0.11% 8.18% 15.04% 9.49% 8.18% 15.04% 9.49% 1.79%
SMALLCAP World Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RSLAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$45.62 0.44 -2.06% 19.10% 21.90% 8.52% 19.10% 21.90% 8.52% 1.84%
Growth-and-income Growth-and-income
Share prices and year-to-date returns Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
April 16, 2014
Month-end as of
March 31, 2014
Quarter-end as of
March 31, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
American Funds Developing World Growth and Income FundSM — R-1

Ticker: RDWAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$10.94 0.05 N/A 8.20% ¶¶ N/A N/A 8.20% ¶¶ N/A N/A 2.18%
American Funds Growth and Income PortfolioSM — R-1

Ticker: RGNAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.11 0.10 1.34% 15.38% 17.95% ¶¶ N/A 15.38% 17.95% ¶¶ N/A 1.50% / 1.60%
American Mutual Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RMFAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$34.76 0.26 0.96% 16.98% 17.79% 6.69% 16.98% 17.79% 6.69% 1.44%
Capital World Growth and Income Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RWIAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$45.23 0.42 0.79% 18.30% 16.44% 7.92% 18.30% 16.44% 7.92% 1.55%
Fundamental InvestorsSM — R-1

Ticker: RFNAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$50.87 0.58 -0.72% 20.46% 18.92% 8.07% 20.46% 18.92% 8.07% 1.41%
International Growth and Income FundSM — R-1

Ticker: RIGAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$34.92 0.34 1.07% 16.77% 15.27% 10.51% 16.77% 15.27% 10.51% 1.16%
The Investment Company of America® — R-1

Ticker: RICAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$36.96 0.32 1.48% 22.94% 17.86% 6.36% 22.94% 17.86% 6.36% 1.40%
Washington Mutual Investors FundSM — R-1

Ticker: RWMAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$39.52 0.40 1.26% 21.65% 19.32% 6.35% 21.65% 19.32% 6.35% 1.40%
Equity-income Equity-income
Share prices and year-to-date returns Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
April 16, 2014
Month-end as of
March 31, 2014
Quarter-end as of
March 31, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
American Funds Income PortfolioSM — R-1

Ticker: RNCAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$11.64 0.05 2.01% 8.70% 11.55% ¶¶ N/A 8.70% 11.55% ¶¶ N/A 1.43% / 1.53%
Capital Income Builder® — R-1

Ticker: RIRAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$59.01 0.37 2.15% 10.28% 13.16% 6.32% 10.28% 13.16% 6.32% 1.40%
The Income Fund of America® — R-1

Ticker: RIDAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$20.91 0.14 2.41% 13.00% 15.87% 6.47% 13.00% 15.87% 6.47% 1.39%
Balanced Balanced
Share prices and year-to-date returns Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
April 16, 2014
Month-end as of
March 31, 2014
Quarter-end as of
March 31, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
American Balanced Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RLBAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$24.41 0.16 0.85% 14.73% 15.68% 6.03% 14.73% 15.68% 6.03% 1.39%
American Funds Balanced PortfolioSM — R-1

Ticker: RBAAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$12.78 0.09 0.87% 12.99% 15.69% ¶¶ N/A 12.99% 15.69% ¶¶ N/A 1.48% / 1.58%
American Funds Global Balanced FundSM — R-1

Ticker: RGBLX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$30.76 0.20 1.99% 14.43% 8.71% N/A 14.43% 8.71% N/A 1.67%
Bond Bond
Share prices and year-to-date returns Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
April 16, 2014
Month-end as of
March 31, 2014
Quarter-end as of
March 31, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
American Funds Mortgage Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RMAAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$10.03 -0.01 2.55% 0.20% 1.78% ## N/A 0.20% 1.78% ## N/A 0.98%
American Funds Preservation PortfolioSM — R-1

Ticker: RPPVX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$9.92 0.00 0.94% -1.06% -0.05% ¶¶ N/A -1.06% -0.05% ¶¶ N/A 1.45% / 1.57%
American High-Income Trust® — R-1

Ticker: RITAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$11.47 0.01 2.47% 5.60% 15.31% 6.32% 5.60% 15.31% 6.32% 1.47%
The Bond Fund of America® — R-1

Ticker: RBFAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$12.65 -0.01 2.51% -0.70% 6.06% 2.64% -0.70% 6.06% 2.64% 1.37%
Capital World Bond Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RCWAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$20.62 0.00 3.53% 0.76% 5.43% 4.03% 0.76% 5.43% 4.03% 1.64%
Intermediate Bond Fund of America® — R-1

Ticker: RBOAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.52 -0.01 0.92% -1.15% 2.35% 1.86% -1.15% 2.35% 1.86% 1.39%
Short-Term Bond Fund of America® — R-1

Ticker: RAMAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$9.95 0.00 0.11% -1.09% 0.35% 1.08% -1.09% 0.35% 1.08% 1.47%
U.S. Government Securities Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RGVAX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.79 -0.01 2.27% -1.85% 2.19% 2.86% -1.85% 2.19% 2.86% 1.38%
Cash-equivalent Cash-equivalent
Share prices and year-to-date returns Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
April 16, 2014 (except 7-day yield)
Month-end as of
March 31, 2014
Quarter-end as of
March 31, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
American Funds Money Market Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RAAXX | Prospectus

Price 7-day yields YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$1.00 0.00% / -0.40% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% †† N/A 0.00% 0.00% †† N/A 0.45%
Retirement target date Retirement target date
Share prices and year-to-date returns Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
April 16, 2014
Month-end as of
March 31, 2014
Quarter-end as of
March 31, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
American Funds 2055 Target Date Retirement Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RAMTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$14.96 0.14 0.40% 18.23% 12.37% ‡‡ N/A 18.23% 12.37% ‡‡ N/A 1.57% / 1.67%
American Funds 2050 Target Date Retirement Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RAITX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$12.22 0.11 0.33% 18.37% 17.38% 5.13% § 18.37% 17.38% 5.13% § 1.56% / 1.66%
American Funds 2045 Target Date Retirement Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RAHTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$12.48 0.11 0.40% 18.30% 17.36% 5.12% § 18.30% 17.36% 5.12% § 1.56% / 1.66%
American Funds 2040 Target Date Retirement Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RAKTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$12.44 0.11 0.40% 18.34% 17.37% 5.12% § 18.34% 17.37% 5.12% § 1.56% / 1.66%
American Funds 2035 Target Date Retirement Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RAFTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$12.24 0.10 0.41% 17.87% 17.24% 5.06% § 17.87% 17.24% 5.06% § 1.56% / 1.66%
American Funds 2030 Target Date Retirement Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RAETX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$12.33 0.11 0.57% 17.71% 17.14% 5.08% § 17.71% 17.14% 5.08% § 1.54% / 1.64%
American Funds 2025 Target Date Retirement Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RADTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$11.87 0.10 0.68% 16.40% 16.38% 4.71% § 16.40% 16.38% 4.71% § 1.54% / 1.64%
American Funds 2020 Target Date Retirement Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RACTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$11.23 0.07 1.17% 13.06% 14.57% 4.08% § 13.06% 14.57% 4.08% § 1.51% / 1.61%
American Funds 2015 Target Date Retirement Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RAJTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$10.75 0.05 1.32% 10.97% 13.30% 3.93% § 10.97% 13.30% 3.93% § 1.49% / 1.59%
American Funds 2010 Target Date Retirement Fund® — R-1

Ticker: RAATX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$10.28 0.04 1.68% 8.84% 12.45% 3.67% § 8.84% 12.45% 3.67% § 1.49% / 1.59%

Definitions and other information

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