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Big challenges around the bend for U.S. auto
The Big 3 U.S. automakers need to shift gears to remain competitive in a rapidly changing industry, says investment analyst Kaitlyn Murphy.
Avoiding a midlife crisis: The 401(k) turns 40
Forty years after their debut, 401(k) plans now play a much larger role in people’s lives – but there remain hurdles to be cleared before 401(k) plans are a holistic and effective tool for retirement and beyond.
Retirement industry sees challenges, opportunities
Despite important progress over the past several years, the retirement industry faces significant challenges. Capital Group’s Ralph Haberli explains.
Semiconductors and trade: Where micro meets macro
U.S.-China trade tensions will have a significant, long-term impact on the semiconductor industry, says investment analyst Isaac Sudit.
Keys to target date success
American Funds Target Date Retirement Series® has posted strong results over its relatively brief history. Ralph Haberli, head of institutional retirement at Capital Group, details the likely reasons behind the series’ success. Learn more about American Funds Target Date Retirement Series.
American Funds: An Exception to the Accepted “Rule”
Seventeen equity-focused American Funds have generated index-beating results over their lifetimes. See the results here. View Expense ratios and returns here
Five American Funds that beat the first index fund's lifetime results
See how five U.S. equity-focused American Funds outpaced the lifetime results of the first index fund, the Vanguard 500 Index.
Perspectives on the next recession
When will the next U.S. recession hit, and what will trigger it? Here to provide answers — as well as insights from past recessions — are economists Darrell Spence and Jared Franz and portfolio manager Joyce Gordon. Please click here to view the white paper.
Guide to Recessions
Capital Group’s latest report, “Guide to recessions,” is a comprehensive e-book that explores where the U.S. is in the current economic cycle and can help advisors answer their clients’ top questions about recessions. There's also an opportunity to earn CE credit after reading the guide. Please click here to view the white paper.
No end in sight for the semiconductor revolution
Semicondustors are the engines driving many of today's life-changing technologies. Investment analyst Isaac Sudit offers his outlook for this essential industry.
Advances in global biotech offer exciting opportunities
Innovative biotechnology companies — based both in and outside the United States — represent an exciting opportunity set, says portfolio manager Rob Lovelace.