American Funds®

GROWTH FUNDS

®

220 Total Holdings:
As of 12/31/14 (updated quarterly, upon availability).
All Holdings: 1 - 15 of 220
Asset Type
Netflix, Inc. Equity 953,976 $325,887,741.00 2.27%
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Equity 2,446,000 $306,459,340.00 2.14%
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Equity 1,512,900 $279,931,887.00 1.95%
Gilead Sciences, Inc. Equity 2,563,250 $241,611,945.00 1.68%
Hologic, Inc. Equity 7,539,450 $201,604,893.00 1.4%
Baidu, Inc., Class A (ADR) Equity 876,400 $199,792,908.00 1.39%
Amgen Inc. Equity 1,183,840 $188,573,874.00 1.31%
lululemon athletica inc. Equity 3,235,637 $180,516,188.00 1.26%
AIA Group Ltd. Equity 30,042,200 $165,426,208.00 1.15%
Nielsen NV Equity 3,613,100 $161,613,963.00 1.13%
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Equity 133,587 $160,578,527.00 1.12%
Intuit Inc. Equity 1,717,200 $158,308,668.00 1.1%
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. Equity 1,752,550 $158,430,520.00 1.1%
Stryker Corp. Equity 1,620,750 $152,885,348.00 1.07%
Accenture PLC, Class A Equity 1,638,300 $146,316,573.00 1.02%
All Holdings: 1 - 15 of 220

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Investments are not FDIC-insured, nor are they deposits of or guaranteed by a bank or any other entity, so they may lose value.

  1. Excludes certain securities in initial period of acquisition.

Investing outside the United States involves risks, such as currency fluctuations, periods of illiquidity and price volatility, as more fully described in the prospectus. These risks may be heightened in connection with investments in developing countries.

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