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PTPAX Dreyfus Pennsylvania A

  • Fund
  • PTPAX
  • Price as of: Apr 23, 2018
  • $15.87
  • - $0.02
  • - 0.13%
  • Category
  • Single State Municipal Bonds

PTPAX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return -2.3%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 2.5%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 2.6%
  • Net Assets $132 M
  • Holdings in Top 10 26.9%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$15.87
$15.87
$16.58

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.96%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load 4.50%
  • Deferred Load N/A

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 20.97%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

STANDARD (TAXABLE)

$1,000

IRA

N/A

Investment Themes

CATEGORY

Single State Municipal Bonds
  • Fund Type Open End Mutual Fund
  • Investment Style Muni Pennsylvania

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return -2.3%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 1.0%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 1.6%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 2.82%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.5%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly

Fund Details

  • Legal Name Dreyfus Pennsylvania Fund
  • Fund Family Name Dreyfus
  • Inception Date Jul 30, 1987
  • Shares Outstanding N/A
  • Share Class A
  • Currency USD
  • Domiciled Country United States
  • Manager Daniel Rabasco

Fund Description

The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in municipal bonds that provide income exempt from federal and Pennsylvania state income taxes. It invests at least 70% of its assets in municipal bonds rated, at the time of purchase, investment grade (Baa/BBB or higher) or the unrated equivalent as determined by the Dreyfus Corporation. The fund is non-diversified.

PTPAX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PTPAX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
YTD -2.3% -22.9% 6.2% 48.93% 4
1 Yr 3.5% -13.2% 11.9% 9.86% 1
3 Yr 2.5% * -2.8% 8.2% 12.40% 1
5 Yr 2.6% * -2.7% 7.1% 24.64% 2
10 Yr 4.1% * 0.1% 6.9% 24.84% 2

* Annualized


Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PTPAX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
2017 1.3% -12.8% 6.8% 32.04% 3
2016 -2.8% -4.9% 7.9% 39.61% 3
2015 0.5% -7.9% 7.4% 8.49% 1
2014 5.7% -9.5% 15.6% 37.41% 3
2013 -7.6% -20.2% 7.4% 43.55% 3

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PTPAX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
YTD -2.3% -22.9% 6.2% 48.93% 4
1 Yr -1.2% -17.4% 8.6% 66.50% 4
3 Yr 1.0% * -3.7% 8.2% 54.17% 3
5 Yr 1.6% * -3.0% 7.1% 50.71% 3
10 Yr 3.6% * 0.1% 6.9% 39.79% 3

* Annualized


Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PTPAX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
2017 1.3% -12.8% 6.8% 31.91% 3
2016 -2.8% -4.9% 7.6% 41.36% 3
2015 0.5% -7.9% 8.0% 12.22% 1
2014 5.7% -9.5% 17.8% 40.15% 3
2013 -7.5% -20.2% 7.4% 44.60% 3

NAV & Total Return History

PTPAX - Holdings

Filings data as of: Mar 31, 2018

Concentration Analysis

PTPAX Category Low Category High PTPAX % Rank Quintile
Net Assets 132 M 2.11 M 17.8 B 24.42% 4
Number of Holdings 81 16 4051 17.54% 4
Net Assets in Top 10 35.2 M 696 K 2.65 B 21.51% 3
Weighting of Top 10 26.9% 3.7% 73.5% 13.47% 2

Top 10 Holdings

  1. PENNSYLVANIA ST GO BDS 2013 3.42%
  2. MONTGOMERY CNTY PA INDL DEV AUTH REV BDS 2012A 3.27%
  3. MONTGOMERY CNTY PA INDL DEV AUTH REV BDS 2016 2.73%
  4. PENNSYLVANIA ST TPK COMMN REV REF BDS A 2.64%
  5. PENNSYLVANIA ST TPK COMMN SPL REV REF BDS 2016 2.59%
  6. PHILADELPHIA PA AUTH REV BDS 2014 A 2.59%
  7. DAUPHIN CNTY PA GEN AUTH REV BDS 2012A 2.53%
  8. DELAWARE RIV PORT AUTH REV BDS 2013 2.53%
  9. ALLEGHENY CNTY PA GO BDS C-70 2.52%
  10. GEISINGER AUTH PA REV BDS 2014A 2.10%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Category Low Category High PTPAX % Rank Quintile
Bonds
100.00% -0.05% 103.67% 2.03% 1
Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 0.52% 0.48% 1
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.10% 1
Other
0.00% -0.36% 33.35% 4.94% 2
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.10% 1
Cash
0.00% -3.67% 99.63% 20.45% 4

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Category Low Category High PTPAX % Rank Quintile
Municipal
100.00% 0.00% 106.78% 2.62% 1
Derivative
0.00% -5.47% 0.00% 0.10% 1
Cash & Equivalents
0.00% -3.67% 99.63% 19.48% 4
Securitized
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.10% 1
Corporate
0.00% 0.00% 6.46% 2.81% 2
Government
0.00% -11.15% 2.84% 1.16% 1

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Category Low Category High PTPAX % Rank Quintile
US
99.18% -0.05% 103.67% 5.62% 2
Non US
0.82% 0.00% 45.96% 13.37% 3

PTPAX - Expenses

Operational Fees

PTPAX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
Expense Ratio 0.96% 0.09% 5.19% 11.35% 3
Management Fee 0.55% 0.00% 1.30% 0.58% 5
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A N/A
Administrative Fee N/A 0.00% 0.33% N/A N/A

Sales Fees

PTPAX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High PTPAX Rank Quintile
Front Load 4.50% 1.00% 5.75% 1.08% 4
Deferred Load N/A 0.50% 5.50% N/A N/A

Trading Fees

PTPAX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High PTPAX Rank Quintile
Max Redemption Fee N/A 0.50% 2.00% N/A N/A

Turnover Related Fees

Turnover provides investors a proxy for the trading fees incurred by mutual fund managers who frequently adjust position allocations. Higher turnover means higher trading fees.

PTPAX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High PTPAX Rank Quintile
Turnover 20.97% 0.00% 157.00% 6.00% 4

PTPAX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

PTPAX Category Low Category High PTPAX % Rank Quintile
Dividend Yield 0.5% 0.00% 0.99% 5.02% 1

Dividend Distribution Analysis

PTPAX Category Low Category High Category Mode
Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly Annually Monthly Annually

Dividend Payout History


Net Income Ratio Analysis

PTPAX Category Low Category High PTPAX % Rank Quintile
Net Income Ratio 2.82% 0.00% 6.13% 12.90% 3

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

PTPAX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Daily Annually

PTPAX - Managers

Daniel Rabasco

Manager

Start Date

Feb 10, 2012

Tenure

6.14

Tenure Rank

8.6%

Mr. Rabasco is the chief investment officer for tax sensitive fixed-income at Standish, where he has been employed since 1998, before that, he was a vice president and portfolio manager with Keystone Custodian Funds. He joined the company in 1990 as an analyst and assumed his current position in 1994. Previously, Rabasco worked as an analyst for Liberty Mutual Insurance Company. Rabasco earned his Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1992. He is a member of the Boston Municipal Analysts Forum and the Boston Securities Analysts Society. Rabasco was born September 1, 1957 in North Reading, Massachusetts.


Thomas C. Casey

Manager

Start Date

Oct 29, 2014

Tenure

3.42

Tenure Rank

10.1%

Mr. Casey is a senior portfolio manager for tax sensitive strategies at Standish Mellon Asset Management Company LLC (Standish), an affiliate of Dreyfus. He manages tax-sensitive portfolios for institutional, insurance and high net worth clients. Prior to assuming his current responsibilities, Tom worked for a number of years as a trader and a portfolio analyst in the municipal group. He joined the company in 1993 from State Street Bank & Trust Company where he was an analyst. Tom has an M.B.A. and a B.A. from Boston College.


Tenure Analysis

Category Low

0.0

Category High

38.4

Category Average

9.63

Category Mode

3.3