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#44 in Small Growth
U.S. News evaluated 211 Small 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 42.33 percent over the past year, and 21.08 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||39.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||21.1%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks capital appreciation. 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 small cap companies. The fund managers consider small cap companies to be those companies with market capitalizations that fall within the range of companies in the Russell 2000® Growth Index at the time of purchase. The fund may invest up to 15% of its net assets in foreign securities. It is non-diversified.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Dreyfus Select Managers Small Cap Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 1.33 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.