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Time to Buy American Funds Investment Co of America A Fund (AIVSX)

American Funds Investment Co of America A Fund ( AIVSX ) principally invests in common stocks; it's hold securities convertible into common stocks, as well as bonds, U.S. government securities, nonconvertible preferred stocks, and cash and equivalents. AIVSX seeks long-term growth of capital and income, placing greater emphasis on future dividends than on current income. AIVSX invests in securities of issuers domiciled outside the United States - typically not to exceed 15% of assets.

This Large Blend 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 8% and 5 year 12.9%. To see how this fund performed compared in its category, and other #1 and #2 Ranked Mutual Funds, please click here .

AIVSX's performance, as of the last filing, when compared to funds in its category was in the top 12% over the past 1 year, in the top 11% over the past 3 years, and in the 17% over the past 5 years.

The American Funds Investment Co of America A fund, as of the last filing, allocates their fund in six major groups; Large Value, Large Growth, Intermediate Bond, Emerging Market, Foreign Stock and Precious Metal. Further, as of the last filing, Amgen Inc, Abbvie Inc and Verizon Communications Inc were the top holdings for AIVSX.

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) was incepted in December 1973 and is managed by American Funds . AIVSX carries an expense ratio of 0.58% and requires a minimal initial investment of $250.

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