AMERICAN Mutual Fund Buy Hold or Sell Recommendation

RRPPX Fund  USD 11.24  0.05  0.45%   
Assuming the 90 days horizon and your above-average risk tolerance, our recommendation regarding AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT is 'Strong Hold'. Macroaxis provides AMERICAN FUNDS buy-hold-or-sell recommendation only in the context of selected investment horizon and investor attitude towards risk assumed by holding RRPPX positions. The advice algorithm takes into account all of AMERICAN FUNDS's available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators you will find on this site.
The advice is provided from AMERICAN FUNDS's buy-and-hold perspective. Additionally, take a look at AMERICAN FUNDS Analyst Recommendation to compare Macroaxis Buy or Sell Recommendation with the current analyst consensus. To check ratings for multiple equity instruments, please use the Instant Ratings tool. We conduct extensive research on individual funds such as AMERICAN and provide practical buy, sell, or hold recommendation based on selected investing horizon and risk tolerance towards AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT.

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The AMERICAN recommendation should be used to complement the buy-or-sell advice compiled from the current analysts' consensus on AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT. Macroaxis does not own or have any residual interests in AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT or other equities on which the buy-or-sell advice is provided. Please provide your input below to execute AMERICAN FUNDS's advice using the current market data and latest reported fundamentals.

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For the selected time horizon AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT has a Risk Adjusted Performance of (0.06), Jensen Alpha of 0.004, Total Risk Alpha of 0.0094 and Treynor Ratio of (0.07)
Our trade advice tool can cross-verify current analyst consensus on AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT and to analyze the fund potential to grow in the future. Please makes use of AMERICAN FUNDS three year return to make buy, hold, or sell decision on AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT.

AMERICAN FUNDS Trading Alerts and Improvement Suggestions

AMERICAN FUNDS generated a negative expected return over the last 90 days
AMERICAN FUNDS is unlikely to experience financial distress in the next 2 years
The fund maintains about 5.43% of its assets in cash

AMERICAN FUNDS Returns Distribution Density

The distribution of AMERICAN FUNDS's historical returns is an attempt to chart the uncertainty of AMERICAN FUNDS's future price movements. The chart of the probability distribution of AMERICAN FUNDS stock daily returns describes the distribution of returns around its average expected value. We use AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT price's Value At Risk and its Upside Potential as a relative measure of the distribution. The graph of the distribution of AMERICAN FUNDS returns is essential to provide solid investment advice for AMERICAN FUNDS.
Mean Return-0.02Value At Risk-0.77
Potential Upside0.72Standard Deviation0.48
   Return Density   
Investment risk management requires an estimate of the probability of extreme price changes. Therefore, the correct representation of the distribution of AMERICAN FUNDS historical returns presented in an easy-to-digest graphical form helps investors and money managers understand the risk-reward trade-off of different investement strategies.


Most traded equities are subject to two types of risk - systematic (i.e., market) and unsystematic (i.e., nonmarket or company-specific) risk. Unsystematic risk is the risk that events specific to AMERICAN FUNDS or American Funds sector will adversely affect the stock's price. This type of risk can be diversified away by owning several different stocks in different industries whose stock prices have shown a small correlation to each other. On the other hand, systematic risk is the risk that AMERICAN FUNDS's price will be affected by overall mutual fund market movements and cannot be diversified away. So, no matter how many positions you have, you cannot eliminate market risk. However, you can measure a AMERICAN fund's historical response to market movements and buy it if you are comfortable with its volatility direction. Beta and standard deviation are two commonly used measures to help you make the right decision.
Alpha over NYSE Composite
Beta against NYSE Composite0.44
Overall volatility
Information ratio 0.11

AMERICAN FUNDS Volatility Alert

AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT exhibits very low volatility with skewness of 0.46 and kurtosis of 0.98. However, we advise investors to further study AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT technical indicators to ensure that all market info is available and is reliable. Understanding different market volatility trends often help investors to time the market. Properly using volatility indicators enable traders to measure AMERICAN FUNDS's mutual fund risk against market volatility during both bullish and bearish trends. The higher level of volatility that comes with bear markets can directly impact AMERICAN FUNDS's mutual fund price while adding stress to investors as they watch their shares' value plummet. This usually forces investors to rebalance their portfolios by buying different stocks as prices fall.

AMERICAN FUNDS Fundamentals Vs Peers

Comparing AMERICAN FUNDS's fundamentals to the average values of its peers is one of the most widely used and accepted methods of equity analyses. It helps to analyze AMERICAN FUNDS's direct or indirect competition across all of the common fundamentals between AMERICAN FUNDS and the related equities. This way, we can detect undervalued stocks with similar characteristics as AMERICAN FUNDS or determine the mutual funds which would be an excellent addition to an existing portfolio. Peer analysis of AMERICAN FUNDS's fundamental indicators could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing AMERICAN FUNDS by comparing valuation metrics with those of similar companies.
 Better Than Average     
 Worse Than Average Compare AMERICAN FUNDS to competition
FundamentalsAMERICAN FUNDSPeer Average
One Year Return5.73 %4.15 %
Three Year Return4.31 %3.60 %
Net Asset1.44 B4.11 B
Last Dividend Paid0.060.65
Cash Position Weight5.43 %10.61 %
Equity Positions Weight49.49 %63.90 %
Bond Positions Weight5.41 %11.24 %

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When is the right time to buy or sell AMERICAN FUNDS RETIREMENT? Buying financial instruments such as AMERICAN Mutual Fund isn't very hard. However, what challenging for most investors is doing it at the right time to beat the market. Proper market timing is something most people cannot do without sophisticated tools, which help to isolate the right opportunities. Macroaxis provides hands-on modules to deliver winning trades and diversify your portfolios on a daily basis. Most of our advising modules are very easy to use and apply.
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Additionally, take a look at AMERICAN FUNDS Analyst Recommendation to compare Macroaxis Buy or Sell Recommendation with the current analyst consensus. To check ratings for multiple equity instruments, please use the Instant Ratings tool. You can also try Financial Widgets module to easily integrated Macroaxis content with over 30 different plug-and-play financial widgets.

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Please note, there is a significant difference between AMERICAN FUNDS's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine AMERICAN FUNDS value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, AMERICAN FUNDS's 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.