• Dreyfus Technology Growth Fund

BNY Mellon

  • US
  • Science/Technology

Dreyfus Technology Growth Fund

DGVRX

Summary

The fund seeks capital appreciation by investing in developers or beneficiaries of technological innovation.

The investment process focuses on identifying companies in early, disruptive, cyclical, and stable growth phase.

The research team using fundamental research and quantitative techniques identifies companies with a proven track record of earnings and above-average free cash flow growth and return on capital.

The team applies qualitative research to understand the drivers and quality of growth and its sustainability in the long term.

The fund favors investing in companies with high-conviction, clear earnings growth outlook, and financial strength.

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Price

Last Close

$52 ( +2.93 )

52 Week HL

$92.75 - $45.46

Net Assets

$387.3 M

Expense Ratio

1.02 %

Top 10 Holdings

Mar 15, 2021

Company Name

  • Taiwan Semiconductor
  • Lam Research
  • JD.com
  • Micron Technology
  • NVIDIA Corporation

Holding

  • 5.75
  • 4.78
  • 4.43
  • 4.24
  • 3.99

Company Name

  • Snap Inc.
  • Apple Inc
  • Alphabet Inc
  • ServiceNow Inc
  • QUALCOMM Incorporated
  • Total

Holding

  • 3.84
  • 3.61
  • 3.59
  • 3.51
  • 3.48
  • 41.22%

Manager

Name

Erik A. Swords

Leadership

Single Manager

Tenure

2003

Advisor

Documents

Prospectus

Annual Reports

2021

Website

Link

Performance

YTD

-36.8 %

3 Year

-10.88%

5 Year

25.27%

Best

56.02%
2009

Worst

-42.14%
2008

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Quarterly

2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Q1 -16.7% 0.3% -10.4% 17.9% 6.5% 14.9% -0.6% 3.2% 1.8% 3.5% -
Q2 -19.1% 11.4% 39.3% 0.5% 9.8% 6.1% -0.8% 0.8% 1.7% 2.3% -
Q3 - -3.2% 19.5% -6.9% 5.5% 9.4% 9.3% -4.4% - 14.6% -
Q4 - -10.8% 8.7% -4.5% -18.6% 7.2% -2.3% 6.3% 3.7% 10.1% -

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Monthly

J F M A M J J A S O N D
2022 -13.8% -4.6% 1.4% -13.8% -12% - - - - - - -
2021 2.1% 1% -2.7% 4.2% -0.7% 7.7% -0.3% 3.2% -5.9% 4.5% 3.7% -17.7%

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Annual

    2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
    0%29%16%29%-6%19%8%-1%14%29%0%

Alpha

2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
DGVRX -37%-3%-9%-1%43%-6%7%33%16%
S&P 500 -29%16%29%-6%19%8%-1%14%29%-
Alpha -37%-32%--20%5%24%-6%-6%4%16%

DGVRX S&P 500

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