For the sixth year in a row, investment research firm Morningstar® added several American Funds to its list of standout mutual funds in its universe. Of the 43 funds chosen from a universe of roughly 8,000 eligible funds, 13 were American Funds. Funds were selected based on meeting or exceeding Morningstars strict quantitative requirements.

Expenses in the lowest quintile for the category

A Morningstar analyst rating of bronze or higher

Results exceeding the funds benchmark through the longest manager tenure

A risk level below Morningstars High category

A manager with at least five years fund experience

At least one manager with $1 million invested in the fund

Availability not limited to institutional investors

Here are the 13 American Funds that made the list by Morningstar category:

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