Because of a technical error, the Analyst Rating for one or more share classes of this fund was incorrect. We have resolved the error and corrected the Analyst Rating for all share classes affected by it. For further details, go to morningstar.com/learn/ar. American Funds Income Fund of America's ability to balance income and capital appreciation, coupled with a strong manager lineup, earn a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Gold for the cheapest classes.
Will AMEFX outperform in future?
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The People Pillar is our evaluation of the AMEFX management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
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