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American Funds ST Bd Fd of Amer 529A CAAFX

Analyst rating as of
NAV / 1-Day Return
10.06  /  0.10 %
Total Assets
11.2 Bil
Adj. Expense Ratio
0.700%
Expense Ratio
0.700%
Fee Level
Below Average
Longest Manager Tenure
9.66 years
Category
Short-Term Bond
Credit Quality / Interest Rate Sensitivity
Medium / Limited
Min. Initial Investment
250
Status
Open
TTM Yield
1.02%
Effective Duration
1.82 years
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Morningstar’s Analysis

Will CAAFX outperform in future?

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A conservative short-term offering.

Summary

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American Funds Short-Term Bond Fund of America’s conservative approach helps it serve as portfolio ballast but could limit its range relative to short-term bond Morningstar Category peers, along with its ability to outperform over the long term. Its cheapest share classes earn a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral, while its pricier share classes are rated Negative.

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