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Quick Guide to Dreyfus Fund Incorporated (DREVX)

Dreyfus Fund Incorporated ( DREVX ) a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) was incepted in May 1951 and is managed by Dreyfus Corporation. DREVX seeks to provide long-term capital growth consistent with the preservation of capital. Current income is a secondary goal. DREVX invests in common stocks issued primarily by U.S. companies. DREVX may also invest up to 20% of its assets in foreign securities. DREVX uses computer models to measure select portfolio characteristics in relation to various securities indexes or benchmarks, primarily the Standard & Poor's 500 Index.

This Large Blend product, as of the last filing, allocates their fund in four major groups; Large Growth, Large Value, Intermediate Bond and Foreign Stock. Further, as of the last filing, Alphabet Inc, Amazon.com Inc and Facebook Inc were the top holdings for DREVX.

The Dreyfus Fund Incorporated fund, managed by Dreyfus Prem , carries an expense ratio of 0.75%. Moreover, DREVX requires a minimal initial investment of $2,500.

DREVX has a history of positive total returns for over 10 years. Specifically, the fund's returns over the 3, 5 year benchmarks; 3 year 10.73% and 5 year 12.73%. To see how this fund performed compared in its category, and other #1 and #2 Ranked Mutual Funds, please click here .

DREVX's performance, as of the last filing, when compared to funds in its category was in the top 59% over the past 1 year, in the top 23% over the past 3 years, and in the 44% over the past 5 years.

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