National Geographic : 1995 May
We try to ick small companies with the potential to become big stars... And we've earned our stars for doing this! If you've ever read about a small start-up company that went on to become one of Wall Street's "darlings'.. and wished you had gotten in on it at the beginning, Dreyfus has a stock Fund that might interest you. It's called Dreyfus New Leaders Fund, and it seeks out smaller companies which could have the potential to become the "stars" of tomorrow. Of course, investing in smaller companies involves increased risk. * * * * OVERALL RATING FROM MORNINGSTARQ Dreyfus New Leaders Fund has been awarded an Overall Ratingg of four stars from Morningstar. Inc., and reflects the Fund's historical risk-adjusted performance over the 10-year period ended February 28 19 Of course. past performance is no gurantee of future results. For a Prospectus with complete information on this Fund, including management fee, distribution and other expenses, call the toll-free number below. Please read the Prospectus carefully before you invest. Mutual fund shares are not FDIC-insured and the net asset value of all equity mutual funds will fluctuate from time to time. t Source: Morningstar, Inc. 2/28/95. Morningstar proprietary ratings reflect historical risk-adjusted performance and are subject to change every month. Funds with at least 3years of performance history are assigned ratings from 1 star (lowest) to 5 stars (highest). Morningstar Overall Ratings are calculated from the fund's 3-, 5- and 10-year average annual total returns in excess of the 90-day Treasury bill returns with appropriate fee adjustments and a risk factor that reflects fund performance below 90-day Treasury bill returns. The Fund earned 4 stars for both the 10- and 5-year periods ended 2/28/95 among 446 and 878 equity funds rated respectively, and 3 stars for the 3-year period ended 2/28/95 among 1,155 funds. 10% of the funds inan investment category receive 5 stars; 22.5% receive 4stars; and 35% receive 3 stars. ©1995,Dreyfus Service Corporation, Broker-Dealer. Premier Mutual Fund Services, Distributor Call fiormationl -800-8 - Ext. and a Prospectus 1Od'II 4178 reyfiS New Leaders Fund, Inc.