Twenty-nine plans are Morningstar Medalists, and two receive Negative ratings.
In its sales turnaround, third largest U.S. fund company relies on retention of existing advisers and lower-cost share classes.
The unshakable fealty of financial advisers is starting to pay off for American Funds in the wake of historic sales declines.
BlackRock, Capital Group, Fidelity, and Putnam are the latest firms to cut jobs.
The equity side of American Funds' parent company remains among the best, and it's making strides with its fixed-income business.
We do not yet know.
Investors should look for funds with lower-quartile fees, solid track records, and fund managers who invest in their own fund, says American Funds' Rob Lovelace.
Closing the gap with passive management.