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U.S. News evaluated 137 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 22.35 percent over the past year, 14.47 percent over the past three years, 25.17 percent over the past five years, and 9.44 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 03.31.2014|
|Year to date||2.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||14.5%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||25.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||9.4%|
The investment seeks long-term capital growth. To pursue its goal, 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 Standard & Poors (S&P)® Midcap 400 Index or the Russell Midcap® Index. The fund's portfolio managers select stocks through a "bottom-up," structured approach that seeks to identify undervalued securities using a quantitative screening process.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Dreyfus Structured MidCap Fund has an expense ratio of 1.03 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.