Dreyfus S&P 500 Index Fund

Class No Load (PEOPX)
Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
3 3 5 3 4
Zacks Investment Research
3 (Hold)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
B+ (Buy)

#111 in Large Blend

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Performance

The fund has returned 24.73 percent over the past year, 13.82 percent over the past three years, 22.45 percent over the past five years, and 6.69 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 0.9%
1 Year 24.7%
3 Years (Annualized) 13.8%
5 Years (Annualized) 22.5%
10 Years (Annualized) 6.7%

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Summary

The investment seeks to match the performance of the Standard & Poor's® 500 Composite Stock Price Index. To pursue its goal, the fund generally is fully invested in stocks included in the S&P 500® Index and in futures whose performance is tied to the index. It generally invests in all 500 stocks in the S&P 500® Index in proportion to their weighting in the index. The S&P 500® Index is an unmanaged index of 500 common stocks chosen to reflect the industries of the U.S. economy and is often considered a proxy for the stock market in general. The fund is non-diversified.

Fees

Fees are Average compared to funds in the same category.
Dreyfus S&P 500 Index Fund has an expense ratio of 0.50 percent.

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Risk

Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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