Inception Date: August 26, 1999
The past performance noted does not guarantee future results. Total returns and average annual returns reflect changes in share price, reinvested dividends and capital gains and are net of expenses. If enses had not been limited to 2.0% of net assets, returns would have been lower. Due to market volatility, current performance may be lower or higher than the figures shown. Investment results and the principal value of an investment will fluctuate. When shares are redeemed, they may be worth more or less than their original cost.
Performance pertains to the Class AAA shares only. Returns represent past performance and do not guarantee future results. Current performance may be lower or higher than the peformance data quoted. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate so, upon redemption, shares may be worth more or less than their original cost. To obtain the most recent month end performance information and prospectus, please call 800-GABELLI or visit www.gabelli.com
Performance pertains to the share class noted only. Other share classes may have different performance charecteristics. The historical performance of Class AAA Shares is used to calculate performance for Class A, C, and I Shares prior to their issuance. Class A and Class C Shares all commenced operations on December 31, 2003. Class I Shares were offered to the public on June 30, 2004.The actual performance for Class C Shares would have been lower and Class I Shares higher due to the different expenses associated with those classes of shares. Performance for periods of less than one year are not annualized. The Fund imposes a 2% redemption fee on shares sold or exchanged in seven days or less after the date of a purchase.
The Fund may invest in foreign securities. Investing in foreign securities involves risks not associated with investment in domestic issues including currency fluctuations, economic, and political risks. The Gabelli Dividend Growth Fund changed its name from The Gabelli Blue Chip Growth Fund effective November 1, 2011.
Customized performance does not reflect the full effect of the front-end or back-end sales charges which for
Gabelli Dividend Growth C Fund is 0.00%.
Quarterly (Standardized) performance
reflects the full effect of the front-end sales charge. Other Period Performance does not reflect the full effect of the
front-end or back-end sales charges. Please consult your financial adviser for prospectus and for more information on
mutual fund sales charges.
(1) Maximum Sales Charge for Class A shares is a percentage of the initial investment and may be
reduced based on the size of your investment.
Class B and C shares have a contingent deferred sales charge
when you redeem your shares depending on your holding period. Please see the Fund's Prospectus or contact
your adviser for a complete description of the applicable sales charge.
(2) Gross Expense Ratio is the expenses of the Fund reflected as a percentage of the Fund's average
daily net assets and does not include any voluntary or contractual fee waivers or expense limitations as
described in the Fund Prospectus.
(3) Net Expense Ratio is the expenses of the Fund including any voluntary or contractual fee waivers
or expense limitations as a percentage of the Fund's average daily net assets. Where applicable, please see
the Fund's Prospectus or contact your Adviser for a complete description of the fee waiver or expense
limitation, the effective date and the expiration date.
The Fund's share price will fluctuate with changes in the market value of the Fund's portfolio securities.
Stocks are subject to market, economic and business risks that cause their prices to fluctuate. When you
sell Fund shares, they may be worth less than what you paid for them. Consequently, you can lose
money by investing in the Fund.
Investors should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the Fund before investing. The prospectus, which contains more complete information about this and other matters, should be read carefully before investing. To obtain a prospectus, please call 800-GABELLI or visit www.gabelli.com.
The Gabelli Mutual Funds are distributed by G.distributors, LLC., a registered broker-dealer and member of FINRA.