American Funds Capital Income Builder® Class A (CAIBX)


It's a growing fund that offers two things. First, the fund's objective is to provide current income with potentially higher long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in stocks and, to a lesser degree, in other types of securities. Second, this class of shares is designed for investors who seek current income from their investments rather than long-term growth of their capital and who are not able to invest the minimum required amount in the American Funds® Growth Fund of America Class A (AGTHX), which invests primarily in stocks.

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What is American Cap Inc. builder A?
What is an income builder fund?
What does American Funds invest in?
What type of fund is CAIBX?
What type of fund is the American fund?


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What is American Cap Inc. builder A?


American Funds Capital Income Builder A invests in a portfolio of common stocks chosen from among large, mid-sized, and small companies. Its investment policies constrain the fund's portfolio turnover rate and emphasize long-term growth of capital. 


 
 

What is an income builder fund?


An income builder fund is a mutual fund that lets you save for different goals all in one place. You can invest in a single income builder fund, or buy multiple income builder funds for different short-to-medium-term needs. In this type of account, you'll get tax savings on the earnings from the mutual fund because no taxes are paid until you start withdrawing money.

 

What does American Funds invest in?

American Funds invest in stocks and bonds, both domestic and international, from a wide range of issuers in all major asset classes.
By balancing growth and income, domestic and international investments, and large-, mid-, and small-cap companies, we invest across asset classes to help spread market risk and generate value for our shareholders.
 
  • What type of fund is CAIBX?

    Caibx is a conservative, diversified blend of growth and income investments. We invest in both domestic and international corporations, government securities, bank loans, and other fixed-income securities.
  • What type of fund is the American fund?

    American Funds' Capital Income Builder Class A mutual fund The fund invests in American assets. The fund's investment objective is to provide regular income with a moderate level of capital appreciation. To help meet the fund's objectives, the portfolio is 100% invested in stocks and bonds other than preferred stocks and convertible securities.