3 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
#35 in Mid-Cap Blend
U.S. News evaluated 145 Mid-Cap Blend 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 20.55 percent over the past year, 14.68 percent over the past three years, 7.14 percent over the past five years, and 10.59 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||14.0%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||14.7%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||7.1%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||10.6%|
The investment seeks long-term capital growth. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in the stocks of companies included in the S&P® Midcap 400 Index or the Russell Midcap® Index at the time of purchase. Its portfolio managers select stocks through a "bottom-up," structured approach that seeks to identify undervalued securities using a quantitative screening process. This process is driven by a proprietary quantitative model that measures a diverse set of characteristics of stocks to identify and rank stocks based on valuation, momentum/sentiment, and earnings quality.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Dreyfus Structured Mid Cap Fund has an expense ratio of 1.41 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.