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American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class (ACLAX...
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Fund Info

ISINUS0250766393
CUSIP025076639
IssuerAmerican Century Investments
Inception DateMar 31, 2004
CategoryMid Cap Value Equities
Min. Investment$2,500
Asset ClassEquity

Asset Class Size

Mid-Cap

Asset Class Style

Value

Expense Ratio

ACLAX has a high expense ratio of 1.22%, indicating higher-than-average management fees.


Expense ratio chart for ACLAX: current value at 1.22% compared with the broader market ranging from 0.00% to 2.12%.0.50%1.00%1.50%2.00%1.22%

Share Price Chart


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American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class

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Performance

Performance Chart

The chart shows the growth of an initial investment of $10,000 in American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class, comparing it to the performance of the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. All prices have been adjusted for splits and dividends.


300.00%350.00%400.00%450.00%500.00%December2024FebruaryMarchAprilMay
499.58%
385.90%
ACLAX (American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

S&P 500

Returns By Period

American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class had a return of 4.41% year-to-date (YTD) and 11.02% in the last 12 months. Over the past 10 years, American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class had an annualized return of 8.49%, while the S&P 500 had an annualized return of 10.87%, indicating that American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class did not perform as well as the benchmark.


PeriodReturnBenchmark
Year-To-Date4.41%11.56%
1 month3.92%7.13%
6 months12.01%17.26%
1 year11.02%26.92%
5 years (annualized)9.01%13.56%
10 years (annualized)8.49%10.87%

Monthly Returns

The table below presents the monthly returns of ACLAX, with color gradation from worst to best to easily spot seasonal factors. Returns are adjusted for dividends.


JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecTotal
2024-1.03%1.43%4.20%-3.52%4.41%
20235.39%-1.97%-2.12%0.39%-5.19%6.61%2.23%-4.24%-4.56%-2.19%7.28%5.32%5.93%
2022-0.22%0.22%2.43%-4.23%3.21%-9.31%6.37%-3.42%-8.13%10.03%6.60%-3.12%-1.54%
2021-1.00%5.53%7.19%3.90%1.01%-1.72%0.77%1.07%-2.61%3.78%-3.49%7.21%23.01%
2020-3.11%-8.84%-18.01%10.88%4.25%-0.15%3.88%2.85%-2.63%0.41%13.10%2.73%1.44%
20199.38%3.13%0.33%4.88%-6.86%5.88%1.22%-2.72%4.59%0.62%3.35%2.54%28.56%
20183.49%-4.70%-1.01%0.47%1.05%-0.07%4.29%0.33%-1.46%-7.88%3.30%-10.39%-12.93%
20171.28%2.41%-0.46%-0.11%-0.23%0.99%0.56%-2.01%3.91%1.27%2.02%1.25%11.31%
2016-3.91%1.00%8.27%1.96%2.37%0.77%2.68%0.42%0.14%-1.15%7.10%1.40%22.51%
2015-2.43%4.24%-0.24%-0.60%1.57%-1.83%0.18%-3.51%-3.18%7.01%1.09%-3.65%-1.90%
2014-2.16%3.83%2.19%0.00%2.20%3.65%-2.09%4.03%-2.74%2.88%2.05%1.46%16.06%
20135.91%1.01%4.26%1.10%2.39%-0.30%4.49%-3.34%3.37%4.25%1.48%2.08%29.80%

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Risk-Adjusted Performance Rank

The current rank of ACLAX is 28, suggesting that the investment has average results relative to other mutual funds in terms of risk-adjusted performance. This ranking is determined by the cumulative values of the indicators listed below.


The Risk-Adjusted Performance Rank of ACLAX is 2828
ACLAX (American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class)
The Sharpe Ratio Rank of ACLAX is 2525Sharpe Ratio Rank
The Sortino Ratio Rank of ACLAX is 2424Sortino Ratio Rank
The Omega Ratio Rank of ACLAX is 2222Omega Ratio Rank
The Calmar Ratio Rank of ACLAX is 4848Calmar Ratio Rank
The Martin Ratio Rank of ACLAX is 2222Martin Ratio Rank
The risk-adjusted ranks indicate the investment's position relative to the market. A rank closer to 100 signifies top-performing investments, while a rank closer to 0 might suggest underperformance, based on the selected ratio. The values are calculated based on the past 12 months of returns.

Risk-Adjusted Performance Indicators

The charts below present risk-adjusted performance metrics for American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class (ACLAX) and compare them to a chosen benchmark (^GSPC). These indicators evaluate an investment's returns against its associated risks.


ACLAX
Sharpe ratio
The chart of Sharpe ratio for ACLAX, currently valued at 1.01, compared to the broader market-1.000.001.002.003.004.001.01
Sortino ratio
The chart of Sortino ratio for ACLAX, currently valued at 1.50, compared to the broader market-2.000.002.004.006.008.0010.0012.001.50
Omega ratio
The chart of Omega ratio for ACLAX, currently valued at 1.18, compared to the broader market0.501.001.502.002.503.003.501.18
Calmar ratio
The chart of Calmar ratio for ACLAX, currently valued at 0.83, compared to the broader market0.002.004.006.008.0010.0012.0014.000.83
Martin ratio
The chart of Martin ratio for ACLAX, currently valued at 2.39, compared to the broader market0.0020.0040.0060.0080.002.39
^GSPC
Sharpe ratio
The chart of Sharpe ratio for ^GSPC, currently valued at 2.34, compared to the broader market-1.000.001.002.003.004.002.34
Sortino ratio
The chart of Sortino ratio for ^GSPC, currently valued at 3.31, compared to the broader market-2.000.002.004.006.008.0010.0012.003.31
Omega ratio
The chart of Omega ratio for ^GSPC, currently valued at 1.41, compared to the broader market0.501.001.502.002.503.003.501.41
Calmar ratio
The chart of Calmar ratio for ^GSPC, currently valued at 1.90, compared to the broader market0.002.004.006.008.0010.0012.0014.001.90
Martin ratio
The chart of Martin ratio for ^GSPC, currently valued at 8.93, compared to the broader market0.0020.0040.0060.0080.008.93

Sharpe Ratio

The current American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class Sharpe ratio is 1.01. This value is calculated based on the past 1 year of trading data and takes into account price changes and dividends.

Use the chart below to compare the Sharpe ratio of American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class with the selected benchmark, providing insights into the investment's historical performance in terms of risk-adjusted returns. Go to the Sharpe ratio tool for more fine-grained control over the calculation options.


Rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio-0.500.000.501.001.502.002.503.00December2024FebruaryMarchAprilMay
1.01
2.34
ACLAX (American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

Dividends

Dividend History

American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class granted a 4.87% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to $0.79 per share.


PeriodTTM20232022202120202019201820172016201520142013
Dividend$0.79$0.78$2.27$2.82$0.27$0.21$1.90$1.62$0.66$1.58$1.79$1.13

Dividend yield

4.87%5.01%14.77%15.72%1.62%1.23%14.17%9.25%3.82%10.86%10.91%7.17%

Monthly Dividends

The table displays the monthly dividend distributions for American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class. The dividends shown in the table have been adjusted to account for any splits that may have occurred.


JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecTotal
2024$0.00$0.00$0.03$0.00$0.00$0.03
2023$0.00$0.00$0.02$0.00$0.00$0.08$0.00$0.00$0.05$0.00$0.00$0.63$0.78
2022$0.00$0.00$1.09$0.00$0.00$0.08$0.00$0.00$0.07$0.00$0.00$1.03$2.27
2021$0.00$0.00$0.03$0.00$0.00$0.06$0.00$0.00$0.06$0.00$0.00$2.68$2.82
2020$0.00$0.00$0.02$0.00$0.00$0.06$0.00$0.00$0.06$0.00$0.00$0.13$0.27
2019$0.00$0.00$0.04$0.00$0.00$0.06$0.00$0.00$0.05$0.00$0.00$0.06$0.21
2018$0.00$0.00$0.02$0.00$0.00$0.04$0.00$0.00$0.04$0.00$0.00$1.81$1.90
2017$0.00$0.00$0.02$0.00$0.00$0.04$0.00$0.00$0.11$0.00$0.00$1.45$1.62
2016$0.00$0.00$0.01$0.00$0.00$0.05$0.00$0.00$0.03$0.00$0.00$0.56$0.66
2015$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.04$0.00$0.00$0.03$0.00$0.00$1.50$1.58
2014$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.06$0.00$0.00$0.04$0.00$0.00$1.69$1.79
2013$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.07$0.00$0.00$0.03$0.00$0.00$1.03$1.13

Drawdowns

Drawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.


-8.00%-6.00%-4.00%-2.00%0.00%December2024FebruaryMarchAprilMay
-0.31%
0
ACLAX (American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

Worst Drawdowns

The table below displays the maximum drawdowns of the American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class. A maximum drawdown is a measure of risk, indicating the largest reduction in portfolio value due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown for the American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class was 51.37%, occurring on Mar 9, 2009. Recovery took 450 trading sessions.

The current American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class drawdown is 0.31%.


Depth

Start

To Bottom

Bottom

To Recover

End

Total

-51.37%Jun 5, 2007442Mar 9, 2009450Dec 17, 2010892
-39.24%Feb 21, 202022Mar 23, 2020172Nov 24, 2020194
-21.84%Jan 29, 2018229Dec 24, 2018179Sep 11, 2019408
-20.42%May 11, 2011101Oct 3, 2011111Mar 13, 2012212
-17.55%Apr 21, 2022113Sep 30, 202285Feb 2, 2023198

Volatility

Volatility Chart

The current American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class volatility is 2.15%, representing the average percentage change in the investments's value, either up or down over the past month. The chart below shows the rolling one-month volatility.


2.00%2.50%3.00%3.50%4.00%December2024FebruaryMarchAprilMay
2.15%
3.10%
ACLAX (American Century Mid Cap Value Fund A Class)
Benchmark (^GSPC)