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by Aa555555
Thu May 16, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: American Funds Propaganda. Help me understand.
Replies: 25
Views: 2681

Re: American Funds Propaganda. Help me understand.

The 403b salesman followed up my, "No thank you" email with another PDF. He was certain this was proof that American Funds beat the index. Notice that in his PDF, the AF performance, over the past 10 years looks amazing. However, if you look at my Morningstar chart, the performance of the AF funds ...
by Aa555555
Thu May 16, 2019 5:29 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: American Funds Propaganda. Help me understand.
Replies: 25
Views: 2681

Re: American Funds Propaganda. Help me understand.

Pick 10 American Funds today. Wait 10 years. Take the 5 worst performing of these and dissolve them, moving the equity into some of the other funds. Now you have 5. Wait 10 years. Take the 3 worst performing and dissolve them and put the equity into the 2 remaining. Now your AF rep says "Look at th...
by Aa555555
Thu May 16, 2019 5:25 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: American Funds Propaganda. Help me understand.
Replies: 25
Views: 2681

Re: American Funds Propaganda. Help me understand.

How do you plan to be invested in the market? 10 years or 40 years?