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Brief Study of American Funds SMALLCAP World R6 Fund (RLLGX)

American Funds SMALLCAP World R6 Fund ( RLLGX ) seeks capital appreciation for the long run. RLLGX invests majority of its assets in common stocks of small-cap companies with high growth potential. RLLGX generally invests bulk portion of its assets in countries outside the U.S. and in emerging markets.

This Global - Equity product has a history of positive total returns for over 10 years. Specifically, the fund's returns over the 3, 5 year benchmarks; 3 year 3.8% and 5 year 12.2%. To see how this fund performed compared in its category, and other #1 and #2 Ranked Mutual Funds, please click here .

RLLGX's performance, as of the last filing, when compared to funds in its category was in the top 42% over the past 1 year, and in the top 22% over the past 3 years and in the top 18% over the past 5 years.

The American Funds SMALLCAP World R6 fund, as of the last filing, allocates their fund in six major groups; Small Growth, Emerging Market, Foreign Bond, Foreign Stock, Large Value and Large Growth. Further, as of the last filing, Domino's Pizza Inc, Incyte Corp and DeNA Co Ltd were the top holdings for RLLGX.

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) was May 2009 and is managed by American Funds . RLLGX carries an expense ratio of 0.71% and requires a minimal initial investment of $250.

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