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American Funds US Government Sec F1 UGSFX

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Morningstar’s Analysis

Will UGSFX outperform in future?

Get our overall rating based on a fundamental assessment of the pillar’s below.

It’s an uphill climb in an increasingly competitive category.



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American Funds U.S. Government Securities is designed to provide straightforward government exposure to serve as portfolio ballast when credit and equity markets are stressed. However, its intermediate government Morningstar Category has become increasingly competitive in recent years, and this offering hasn’t differentiated itself relative to those options, resulting in a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral on its cheaper share classes and Negative on its more-expensive share classes.

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