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DAPAX Dreyfus Large Cap Growth A

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Fund DAPAX Dreyfus Large Cap Growth A FIBG Credit Suisse FI Enhanced Big Cap Gr ETN VONG Vanguard Russell 1000 Growth ETF  
Similarity
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100% 95% 94%
Annual Fees
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$121.47
(1.15% Exp. Ratio)
$5.28
(0.05% Exp. Ratio)
$12.68
(0.12% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.63% annual return
$36,501.79 $50,874.24 $49,816.13
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$14,372.45 +$13,314.34
Return
As of 11/30/16
1 YR RETURN 3.62%
3 YR 8.81%
5 YR 13.77%
10 YR 7.11%
1 YR RETURN 4.39%
3 YR 12.43%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 4.12%
3 YR 9.00%
5 YR 14.00%
10 YR --
Description
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in equity securities of large capitalization companies. The fund managers consider large-cap companies to be those companies with market capitalizations of $5 billion or more at the time of purchase. The fund's investment philosophy is based on the premise that earnings growth is the primary determinant of long-term stock appreciation. The fund will limit investments in options to 20% of the fund's total assets and will limit the value of all total premiums paid or received to 5% of the fund's total assets.
The ETNs are medium-term notes of Credit Suisse AG (“Credit Suisse”), the return on which is linked to the performance of the Russell 1000® Growth Index Total Return (the “Index”) on a leveraged basis. The ETNs seek to approximate the return that might be available through a leveraged “long” investment strategy in the components of the Index. A leveraged “long” investment strategy involves the practice of borrowing money from a third party lender at an agreed-upon rate of interest and using the borrowed money together with investor capital to purchase assets (e.g., equity securities).
The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of large-capitalization growth stocks in the United States. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Russell 1000® Growth Index. The index is designed to measure the performance of large-capitalization growth stocks in the United States. The Advisor attempts to replicate the target index by investing all, or substantially all, of its assets in the stocks that make up the index, holding each stock in approximately the same proportion as its weighting in the index.

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