4 / 5 Stars
5 5 5 3 5
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
#20 in Foreign Large Growth
U.S. News evaluated 78 Foreign Large Growth Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.
The fund has returned 14.95 percent over the past year, 8.63 percent over the past three years, and 4.23 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||7.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||8.6%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||4.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks long-term total return. To pursue its goal, the fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in stocks. It normally invests primarily in foreign companies located in the developed markets. Examples of "developed markets" are Canada, Japan, Australia, Hong Kong and Western Europe. The fund ordinarily invests in at least three countries and is not geographically limited in its investment section but, at times, may invest a substantial portion of its assets in a single country.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Dreyfus International Stock Fund has an expense ratio of 1.31 percent.
Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.