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American Growth Fund Series Two E

AMREX - Snapshot

Vitals

  • YTD Return 4.1%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return -5.1%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return -9.5%
  • Net Assets $746 K
  • Holdings in Top 10 49.9%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$3.35
$2.56
$3.72

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 9.90%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load 5.75%
  • Deferred Load N/A

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 16.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) $0
  • IRA N/A

Fund Classification


Compare AMREX to Popular U.S. Large-Cap Growth Equity Funds and ETFs

Overview

Income Profile

Income Risk

Returns Profile

Allocations

Expenses

About

$62.73

+0.58%

$225.37 B

0.61%

$0.38

22.69%

0.63%

Invesco QQQ Trust

QQQ | ETF |

$284.74

+0.20%

$134.60 B

0.56%

$1.58

31.92%

0.20%

$17.12

+0.77%

$130.71 B

0.00%

$0.00

24.87%

0.85%

$234.28

+0.49%

$130.28 B

0.75%

$1.74

26.42%

0.04%

$118.52

-1.76%

$130.28 B

0.45%

$0.55

26.26%

0.17%

AMREX - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 4.1%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return -7.0%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return -10.5%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency N/A
  • Net Income Ratio -8.87%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 1.2%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    American Growth Fund Series Two
  • Fund Family Name
    American Growth
  • Inception Date
    Feb 24, 2011
  • Shares Outstanding
    N/A
  • Share Class
    Other
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Timothy Taggart

Fund Description

The Adviser uses a consistent approach to build the fund's security portfolio which is made up primarily of common stocks involved in the legal cannabis and hemp businesses. It may also invest in securities convertible into common stock in companies involved in the legal cannabis and hemp business. These securities may be issued by large companies and also small and mid-sized companies, micro-cap companies as well as REITs.


AMREX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period AMREX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 4.1% -69.9% 103.5% 95.50%
1 Yr -5.1% -9.0% 155.9% 99.93%
3 Yr -5.1%* -5.1% 45.9% 100.00%
5 Yr -9.5%* -9.5% 35.0% 100.00%
10 Yr N/A* 5.5% 23.4% N/A

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period AMREX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 -9.1% -28.8% 76.0% 99.54%
2018 -24.6% -64.5% 10.6% 93.92%
2017 -5.7% -68.7% 64.3% 97.77%
2016 -56.6% -56.6% 15.3% 100.00%
2015 -0.8% -82.5% 11.4% 34.34%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period AMREX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 4.1% -69.3% 103.5% 95.21%
1 Yr -10.5% -10.5% 153.3% 100.00%
3 Yr -7.0%* -7.0% 45.9% 100.00%
5 Yr -10.5%* -10.5% 35.0% 100.00%
10 Yr N/A* 5.5% 23.4% N/A

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period AMREX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 -9.1% -28.8% 76.0% 99.54%
2018 -24.6% -64.5% 16.5% 96.48%
2017 -5.7% -24.8% 64.3% 99.32%
2016 -56.6% -56.6% 17.1% 100.00%
2015 -0.8% -38.0% 17.3% 66.93%

NAV & Total Return History


AMREX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

AMREX Category Low Category High AMREX % Rank
Net Assets 746 K 10.3 K 225 B 99.86%
Number of Holdings 25 1 2370 95.07%
Net Assets in Top 10 425 K 425 K 89.8 B 100.00%
Weighting of Top 10 49.93% 10.7% 100.0% 26.93%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Microsoft Corp 12.85%
  2. GW Pharmaceuticals PLC ADR 7.80%
  3. Abbott Laboratories 7.32%
  4. Teladoc Health Inc 5.64%
  5. Corbus Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc 5.36%
  6. Merck & Co Inc 5.15%
  7. Innovative Industrial Properties Inc Registered Shs 4.90%
  8. AbbVie Inc 4.85%
  9. Cara Therapeutics Inc 4.72%
  10. Canopy Growth Corp 4.62%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High AMREX % Rank
Stocks
71.13% 56.28% 112.08% 99.42%
Cash
36.33% -12.08% 40.08% 0.36%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 2.39% 19.38%
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 6.89% 10.60%
Bonds
0.00% -0.47% 13.73% 12.16%
Other
-7.45% -7.45% 18.94% 100.00%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High AMREX % Rank
Healthcare
69.42% 0.00% 69.42% 0.07%
Real Estate
11.18% 0.00% 23.28% 0.51%
Basic Materials
6.51% 0.00% 13.33% 2.83%
Industrials
6.33% 0.00% 27.72% 38.39%
Technology
5.93% 0.00% 54.96% 99.64%
Consumer Defense
0.63% 0.00% 18.61% 87.37%
Utilities
0.00% 0.00% 11.79% 40.93%
Financial Services
0.00% 0.00% 41.61% 98.55%
Energy
0.00% 0.00% 19.81% 45.43%
Communication Services
0.00% 0.00% 67.67% 99.35%
Consumer Cyclical
0.00% 0.00% 44.53% 99.85%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High AMREX % Rank
US
69.99% 54.86% 106.92% 99.06%
Non US
1.14% 0.00% 36.31% 76.12%

AMREX - Expenses

Operational Fees

AMREX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 9.90% 0.01% 23.28% 0.38%
Management Fee 1.00% 0.00% 1.50% 95.51%
12b-1 Fee 0.30% 0.00% 1.00% 58.80%
Administrative Fee N/A 0.01% 1.02% N/A

Sales Fees

AMREX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load 5.75% 0.50% 8.50% 6.53%
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 5.50% N/A

Trading Fees

AMREX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 0.50% 2.00% N/A

Related Fees

Turnover provides investors a proxy for the trading fees incurred by mutual fund managers who frequently adjust position allocations. Higher turnover means higher trading fees.

AMREX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 16.00% 0.00% 464.00% 13.73%

AMREX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

AMREX Category Low Category High AMREX % Rank
Dividend Yield 1.17% 0.00% 18.65% 2.23%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

AMREX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Annually Annually

Net Income Ratio Analysis

AMREX Category Low Category High AMREX % Rank
Net Income Ratio -8.87% -8.87% 2.43% 100.00%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

AMREX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Annually

Dividend Payout History

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AMREX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Timothy Taggart


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Apr 30, 2011

9.43

9.4%

Timothy Taggart has been a member of the Investment Committee since September of 2010 and is the President of World Capital Brokerage, Inc. For the years prior to April 12, 2011, Mr. Taggart served on the Board of Directors for IRC, as Treasurer and Chief Compliance officer as well as on the Board of Directors for WCB as President and Chief Compliance Office.

Robert Fleck


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Apr 30, 2011

9.43

9.4%

Robert Fleck, employee of Investment Research Corporation and Investment Committee member since September 2010. Mr. Fleck is owner of World Capital Advisors (“WCA”). For the years prior to April 12, 2011, Mr. Fleck served as President and CEO of World Capital Advisors, LLC., a registered Investment Advisor.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.06 52.78 7.84 0.75