T. Rowe Price Dividend Growth Fund (PRDGX)

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Ticker Symbol:
PRDGX
Fund Status:
Open to new Retail investors  /  Open to subsequent Retail investments
Fund Performance
Quick Stats
Current NAV as of 01/17/2017 $37.53
NAV Change -$0.11
Net Assets as of 12/31/2016 $6,935.34 Million
Daily YTD Return as of 01/17/2017 0.94%
Three Month Return as of 12/31/2016 2.20%
Gross Expense Ratio^ 0.64%
Net Expense Ratio^ 0.64%
Waiver Type N/A
Limitation Expires N/A
Historical Prices
Select Range: 1Yr | 3 Yrs | 5 Yrs | 10 Yrs Since Inception
Monthly High   $38.27   12/09/2016
Monthly Low   $37.18   12/30/2016
Month End   $37.18   12/31/2016
YTD High   $37.67   01/06/2017
YTD Low   $37.41   01/03/2017
2015 Year High $37.51 05/19/2015
2015 Year Low $33.31 08/25/2015
2014 Year High $37.63 12/05/2014
2014 Year Low $31.77 02/03/2014
2013 Year High $33.65 12/31/2013
2013 Year Low $26.34 01/01/2013
Average Annual Total Returns and Benchmarks
as of 12/31/2016
Distribution Schedule
Dividends Quarterly
Capital Gains Annual
Distribution History
Dividends
Date

Per Share Amount

Reinvestment Price
03-30-2016 $0.09 $34.88
06-29-2016 $0.12 $35.35
09-29-2016 $0.12 $37.16
12-14-2016 $0.24 $37.68
Distribution amounts are rounded to the nearest cent. Shareholders should refer to their statements for exact distribution amounts.
Capital Gains

Date
Short-Term
Per Share
Amount
Long-Term
Per Share
Amount

Reinvestment
Price
12-13-2013 $0.00 $0.22 $32.29
12-12-2014 $0.00 $1.16 $35.72
12-14-2015 $0.00 $1.99 $33.83
12-14-2016 $0.00 $0.57 $37.68
Performance Comparison
as of 12/31/2016
This chart shows the value of a hypothetical $10,000 investment in the fund over the past 10 years or since its inception (for funds lacking 10-year records). The result is compared with benchmarks, which may include a broad-based market index and a peer group average or index. Market indexes do not include expenses, which are deducted from fund returns as well as mutual fund averages and indexes.
Average Annual Total Returns1
  Month End
12/31/16
Quarter End
12/31/16
1 Year 11.62% 11.62%
3 Years 8.68% 8.68%
5 Years 13.95% 13.95%
10 Years 7.34% 7.34%
Since Inception 9.44% 9.44%
Inception Date December 30, 1992
Current performance may be lower or higher than the quoted past performance, which cannot guarantee future results. Share price, principal value, and return will vary and you may have a gain or loss when you sell your shares.
Calendar Year Total Returns
2007 7.07%
2008 -33.26%
2009 26.15%
2010 13.26%
2011 3.53%
2012 14.85%
2013 30.35%
2014 12.34%
2015 2.36%
2016 11.62%
Share Splits
as of 12/31/2016
Split Type N/A
Effective Date N/A
Pre-Split NAV N/A
Post-Split NAV N/A
1 Average annual total return figures include changes in principal value, reinvested dividends, and capital gain distributions. For funds less than one year old, the Since Inception return figure is not annualized and represents an aggregate total return.
^ The gross expense ratio reflects the fund expenses as stated in the fee table of the fund's prospectus prior to the deduction of any waiver or reimbursement. The net expense ratio reflects fund expenses as stated in the fee table of the fund's prospectus after the deduction of any waiver or reimbursement. If a fund has an active expense ratio limitation, the expiration date is shown in the table above. Expense ratios are based on the most recent fiscal year-end data available.
See Glossary for additional details on all data elements.