American Mutual Fund Quote

AFTEX -  USA Fund  

USD 12.08  0.03  0.25%

Market Performance
0 of 100
Odds Of Distress
Less than 1
American Fds is trading at 12.08 as of the 23rd of May 2022; that is 0.25 percent up since the beginning of the trading day. The fund's open price was 12.05. American Fds has a very small chance of experiencing financial distress in the next few years, but has generated negative returns over the last 90 days. Equity ratings for American Fds are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 23rd of April 2022 and ending today, the 23rd of May 2022. Click here to learn more.
The fund will invest at least 80 percent of its assets in, or derive at least 80 percent of its income from, securities that are exempt from regular federal income tax. American Fds is traded on NASDAQ Exchange in the United States. More on American Fds

American Fds Mutual Fund Highlights

Most reasonable investors view market volatility as an opportunity to invest at a favorable price or to sell short against a bearish trend. If you consider yourself one of those investors, make sure you clearly understand your entering position. American Fds' investment highlights are automatically generated signals that are significant enough to either complement your investing judgment regarding American Fds or challenge it. These highlights can help you better understand the position you are entering and avoid costly mistakes.
American Fds generated a negative expected return over the last 90 days
American Fds is unlikely to experience financial distress in the next 2 years
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The fund holds most of the assets under management (AUM) in different types of exotic instruments.
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Unlike general analyst consensus, Macroaxis buy hold or sell recommendation is provided in the context of your current investment horizon and risk tolerance. The advice algorithm takes into account all of American Fds' available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators. Your current horizon is 90 days - details
Startdate1st of October 2016
American Fds [AFTEX] is traded in USA and was established 23rd of May 2022. The fund is listed under Muni National Interm category and is part of American Funds family. American Fds presently has accumulated 28.47 B in assets under management (AUM) with minimum initial investment of 0. , while the total return for the last 3 years was 3.33%.
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American Fds Target Price Odds Analysis

What are American Fds' target price odds to finish over the current price? Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of American Fds jumping above the current price in 90 days from now is under 95%. The American Fds probability density function shows the probability of American Fds mutual fund to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days. Assuming the 90 days horizon American Fds has a beta of -0.0139. This suggests as returns on benchmark increase, returns on holding American Fds are expected to decrease at a much lower rate. During the bear market, however, American Fds is likely to outperform the market. Additionally, the company has a negative alpha, implying that the risk taken by holding this instrument is not justified. American Fds is significantly underperforming DOW.
  Odds Below 12.08HorizonTargetOdds Above 12.08
5.64%90 days
 12.08 
94.25%
Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of American Fds to move above the current price in 90 days from now is under 95 (This American Fds probability density function shows the probability of American Mutual Fund to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days) .

American Fds Risk Profiles

Investors will always prefer to have the highest possible return on investment while minimizing volatility. American Fds market risk premium is the additional return an investor will receive from holding American Fds long position in a well-diversified portfolio. The market premium is part of the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), which most analysts and investors use to calculate the acceptable rate of return on investment in American Fds. At the center of the CAPM is the concept of risk and reward, which is usually communicated by investors using alpha and beta measures. Although American Fds' alpha and beta are two of the key measurements used to evaluate American Fds' performance over the market, the standard measures of volatility play an important role as well.

American Fds Against Markets

Picking the right benchmark for American Fds mutual fund is fundamental to making educated investment choices. Many naive investors compare their positions with the S&P 500 or with the Nasdaq. But these benchmarks are not all-inclusive and generally should be used only for large-capitalization equities or stock offerings from large companies. When the price of a selected benchmark declines in a down market, there may be an uptick in American Fds mutual fund price where buyers come in believing the asset is cheap. The opposite is true when the market is bullish; so, accurately picking the benchmark for American Fds is critical whether you are bullish or bearish towards American Fds at a given time.

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Investing American Fds

You need to understand the risk of investing before taking a position in American Fds. The danger of trading American Fds is mainly related to its market volatility and Mutual Fund specific events. As an investor, you must understand the concept of risk-adjusted return before you start trading. The most common way to measure the risk of American Fds is by using the Sharpe ratio. The ratio expresses how much excess return you acquire for the extra volatility you endure for holding a more risker asset than American Fds. The Shape ratio is calculated by using standard deviation and excess return to determine reward per unit of risk. To understand how volatile American Fds is, you must compare it to a benchmark. Traditionally, the risk-free rate of return is the rate of return on the shortest-dated U.S. Treasury, such as a 3-year bond.
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Please note, there is a significant difference between American Fds' value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine American Fds value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, American Fds' 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.