Dreyfus Global Equity Income Fund

  • Ticker: DEQAX
  • Product Code: 6175
  • CUSIP: 261980619
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Total Returns 1

Average Annual Total Returns

as of 01/31/17
1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR Since
at NAV
10.36% 6.66% 9.06% - 4.05% 10/18/07
with Sales Charge Max Sales Charge:  5.75%  Front-End
4.00% 4.56% 7.78% - 3.39%  
FTSE World Index 2
18.51% 6.24% 9.73%    

Cumulative Returns

as of 01/31/17
1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR Since
at NAV
10.36% 21.35% 54.26% - 44.54% 10/18/07
with Sales Charge Max Sales Charge:    5.75% Front-End
4.00% 14.33% 45.43% - 36.25%  
FTSE World Index 2
18.51% 19.91% 59.06%    

YTD Returns Without Sales Charge

as of 02/22/17

The performance data quoted represents past performance, which is no guarantee of future results. Share price and investment return fluctuate and an investor's shares may be worth more or less than original cost upon redemption. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. Please use the pulldown menu above to view month-end performance.

Historical Performance 1 3

12 Month Yield History

Month/Year (%)


Year (%)
2016 8.02
2015 4.32
2014 1.81
2013 16.65
2012 15.43
2011 2.14
2010 9.90
2009 30.64
2008 -37.86

Morningstar Rating 4

Overall Rating: 4 stars

Morningstar Overall Rating™ for Class A shares among 849 funds in the World Stock category as of 01/31/17. Ratings reflect risk-adjusted performance, and are derived from a weighted average of the fund's 3-, 5-, and 10-year (as applicable) ratings. As of 01/31/17 the fund received 4 and 4 stars for the 3- and 5-year periods out of 849 and 675 funds in the category. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. Other share classes may have different ratings.

Daily Statistics

as of 02/23/17
Change up arrow 0.04
12 Month High
12 Month Low

Prospectus Fee Table Expense Ratios

Total Expenses 1.28%

Value 1

Change in Value of a $10,000 Initial Investment

A hypothetical $10,000 investment in the fund's Class A shares at inception on 10/18/2007 would have been worth $14,244 on 12/31/2016. This does not reflect the 5.75% maximum front-end sales load applicable to Class A shares which, if reflected, would have lowered performance. Assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Performance for the fund's other share classes would vary.

Investors should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses of the fund carefully before investing. Download a prospectus, or a summary prospectus, if available, that contains this and other information about the fund, and read it carefully before investing.

Notes & Disclosures
  1. Performance is historical and not indicative of future results. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate and an investor will receive more or less than the original cost upon redemption. Investors should consider, when deciding whether to purchase a particular class of shares, the investment amount, anticipated holding period and other relevant factors, and should read the prospectus carefully.
  2. Source: Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. Reflects reinvestment of dividends and, where applicable, capital gain distributions. The FTSE World Index is an unmanaged, free-float market capitalization-weighted index that is designed to measure the performance of 90% of the worlds investable stocks issued by large and mid-cap companies in developed and advanced emerging markets.
  3. These figures do not reflect the maximum sales charge which, if included, would reduce return.
  4. The Ratings formula measures the amount of variation in a fund's performance and gives more emphasis to downward variations. The top 10% of the funds in the category receive five stars; the next 22.5% four stars; the next 35% three stars; the next 22.5% two stars; and the last 10% one star. Ratings reflect sales loads.The fund represents a single portfolio with multiple share classes that have different expense structures.
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