DWGFX: American Funds Developing World Growth and Income Fund - MutualFunds.com
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Name

Price

Aum/Mkt Cap

YIELD & DIV

Exp Ratio

Watchlist

$13.17

-

0.61%

$0.14

1.22%

Vitals

YTD Return

5.1%

1 yr return

21.7%

3 Yr Avg Return

11.4%

5 Yr Avg Return

9.0%

Net Assets

$3.18 B

Holdings in Top 10

22.8%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$13.10
$10.57
$13.79

Expenses

OPERATING FEES

Expense Ratio 1.22%

SALES FEES

Front Load N/A

Deferred Load N/A

TRADING FEES

Turnover 36.00%

Redemption Fee N/A


Min Investment

Standard (Taxable)

$250

IRA

$25


Fund Classification

Fund Type

Open End Mutual Fund

Investment Style

Diversified Emerging Mkts


Name

Price

Aum/Mkt Cap

YIELD & DIV

Exp Ratio

Watchlist

$13.17

-

0.61%

$0.14

1.22%

DWGFX - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 5.1%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 11.4%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 9.0%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency N/A
  • Net Income Ratio 1.17%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.6%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Quarterly

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    American Funds Developing World Growth and Income Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    American Funds
  • Inception Date
    Feb 03, 2014
  • Shares Outstanding
    N/A
  • Share Class
    Other
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    F. Chapman Taylor

Fund Description

Under normal market conditions, the fund will invest at least 80% of its assets in securities that are (1) issued by companies in developing countries; (2) principally traded in the securities markets of developing countries; (3) denominated in developing country currencies; or (4) issued by companies deemed to be suitable for investment by the fund because they have significant economic exposure to developing countries.


DWGFX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period DWGFX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 5.1% -24.7% 28.0% 26.20%
1 Yr 21.7% -6.1% 57.8% 58.26%
3 Yr 11.4%* -1.8% 34.9% 41.70%
5 Yr 9.0%* -2.1% 23.0% 72.45%
10 Yr N/A* -0.9% 11.2% N/A

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period DWGFX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 10.3% -22.1% 480.0% 75.52%
2019 21.0% -26.9% 42.0% 35.35%
2018 -16.6% -58.5% 34.6% 29.30%
2017 24.8% -33.4% 66.6% 83.01%
2016 7.1% -11.5% 241.3% 49.28%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period DWGFX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 5.1% -25.9% 88.4% 25.58%
1 Yr 21.7% -10.7% 57.8% 52.96%
3 Yr 11.4%* -1.8% 34.9% 39.22%
5 Yr 9.0%* -2.1% 23.0% 67.61%
10 Yr N/A* -0.9% 11.2% N/A

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period DWGFX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 10.3% -22.1% 480.0% 75.52%
2019 21.0% -14.7% 42.0% 35.35%
2018 -15.2% -31.2% 36.2% 22.72%
2017 27.6% -24.0% 66.6% 81.37%
2016 9.3% -10.0% 249.6% 39.43%

NAV & Total Return History


DWGFX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

DWGFX Category Low Category High DWGFX % Rank
Net Assets 3.18 B 872 K 114 B 22.53%
Number of Holdings 157 10 6168 31.82%
Net Assets in Top 10 752 M 3.68 K 23.8 B 27.04%
Weighting of Top 10 22.84% 2.6% 68.5% 86.05%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.58%
  2. Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.58%
  3. Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.58%
  4. Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.58%
  5. Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.58%
  6. Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.58%
  7. Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.58%
  8. Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.58%
  9. Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.58%
  10. Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.58%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High DWGFX % Rank
Stocks
93.84% 0.90% 102.19% 86.38%
Cash
6.13% -67.46% 38.32% 7.23%
Bonds
0.04% -0.11% 60.65% 11.87%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 2.99% 72.14%
Other
0.00% -0.95% 7.48% 67.25%
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 6.83% 64.57%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High DWGFX % Rank
Financial Services
23.98% 0.00% 44.76% 10.54%
Technology
16.71% 0.00% 43.59% 83.72%
Healthcare
12.99% 0.00% 98.56% 5.62%
Communication Services
12.46% 0.00% 48.10% 39.81%
Consumer Cyclical
11.63% 0.00% 44.87% 77.87%
Consumer Defense
6.24% 0.00% 28.29% 45.78%
Real Estate
3.87% 0.00% 14.33% 13.11%
Basic Materials
3.84% 0.00% 30.50% 75.41%
Industrials
3.30% 0.00% 41.15% 78.45%
Energy
2.99% 0.00% 26.54% 65.57%
Utilities
2.00% 0.00% 40.22% 30.80%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High DWGFX % Rank
Non US
91.97% 0.00% 102.19% 83.80%
US
1.87% -0.07% 99.99% 27.39%

DWGFX - Expenses

Operational Fees

DWGFX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 1.22% 0.01% 2.88% 44.78%
Management Fee 0.74% 0.00% 2.00% 23.01%
12b-1 Fee 0.25% 0.00% 1.00% 44.29%
Administrative Fee 0.05% 0.01% 0.85% 26.62%

Sales Fees

DWGFX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 0.00% 5.75% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 5.00% N/A

Trading Fees

DWGFX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 0.40% 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.

DWGFX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 36.00% 3.00% 331.00% 32.28%

DWGFX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

DWGFX Category Low Category High DWGFX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.61% 0.00% 3.13% 64.92%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

DWGFX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Quarterly Semi-Annually Monthly Monthly

Net Income Ratio Analysis

DWGFX Category Low Category High DWGFX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 1.17% -1.97% 5.62% 34.91%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

DWGFX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency

Dividend Payout History

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DWGFX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

F. Chapman Taylor


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Feb 03, 2014

7.58

7.6%

F. Chapman Taylor is an equity portfolio manager at Capital Group. As an equity investment analyst at Capital, he covers Asian telecom companies excluding Japan, as well as companies domiciled in Indonesia, the Philippines and New Zealand. He has 28 years of investment experience and has been with Capital Group for 25 years. Before joining Capital, he worked as a consultant with SRI International and Strategic Planning Associates, advising ASEAN, U.S. and U.K. companies on business strategy. He holds an MBA in finance and strategic planning from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and a bachelor’s degree in physics and theology from Tulane University. Chapman is based in Washington, D.C.

Noriko Chen


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Feb 03, 2014

7.58

7.6%

Noriko Honda Chen is an equity portfolio manager at Capital Group. She also serves on the Capital Group Management Committee. She has 26 years of investment experience and has been with Capital Group for 18 years. Earlier in her career, as an equity investment analyst at Capital, Noriko covered Asian infrastructure, building materials and construction companies, as well as oil, gas & refining companies. She was also a research director for one of the global groups. Before joining Capital, she worked in the research department of Worldsec International Limited in Hong Kong (a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Bank) and was a manager in corporate finance. Noriko holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Williams College and a degree in the Japanese Language Bekka Program at Keio University, Tokyo. Noriko is based in San Francisco.

Victor Kohn


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jun 01, 2019

2.25

2.3%

Victor is an equity portfolio manager at Capital Group. He is president of Capital International, Inc. He has more than 28 years of investment experience and has been with Capital Group for more than 27 years. Earlier in his career, as an equity investment analyst at Capital, Victor covered Chile, Argentina and Brazil. Prior to joining Capital, Victor was an analyst in the venture capital group at Montgomery Securities. He holds a master’s degree from Stanford Graduate School and both master’s and bachelor’s equivalent degrees from the Universidad de Chile. He also holds the CFA charter.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.08 34.53 5.98 12.67