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PTERX Principal LifeTime 2050 R3

  • Fund
  • PTERX
  • Price as of: Mar 29, 2017
  • $14.16
  • + $0.03
  • + 0.21%
  • Category
  • Target Retirement Date

PTERX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return 5.9%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 4.1%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 8.4%
  • Net Assets $2.42 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 74.4%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$14.16
$12.69
$14.20

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.59%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load N/A
  • Deferred Load N/A

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 17.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

STANDARD (TAXABLE)

$0

IRA

N/A

Investment Themes

CATEGORY

Target Retirement Date
  • Fund Type Open End Mutual Fund
  • Investment Style Target-Date 2050

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 5.9%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 4.1%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 8.4%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 0.90%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.2%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually

Fund Details

  • Legal Name Principal LifeTime 2050 Fund
  • Fund Family Name Principal Funds
  • Inception Date Mar 01, 2001
  • Shares Outstanding N/A
  • Share Class Retirement
  • Currency USD
  • Domiciled Country United States
  • Manager Randy L. Welch

Fund Description

The fund operates as a "target date fund" that invests according to an asset allocation strategy designed for investors having a retirement investment goal close to the year in 2050. It is a fund of funds and invests in underlying funds of Principal Funds, Inc. ("PFI"). Its underlying funds consist of domestic and foreign equity funds, fixed-income funds, real asset funds, and other funds that aim to offer diversification beyond traditional equity and fixed-income securities.

PTERX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PTERX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
YTD 5.9% -40.4% 434.9% 20.24% 2
1 Yr 18.0% -20.8% 23.3% 38.92% 2
3 Yr 4.1% * -2.1% 6.6% 59.89% 4
5 Yr 8.4% * -1.4% 10.8% 28.81% 2
10 Yr 4.2% * -1.3% 6.6% 59.22% 3

* Annualized


Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PTERX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
2016 0.7% -17.1% 8.3% 72.78% 5
2015 -6.5% -33.1% 7.6% 53.83% 4
2014 -1.0% -33.3% 21.0% 51.75% 4
2013 18.0% -8.5% 23.9% 19.32% 2
2012 14.9% -10.4% 15.8% 4.38% 1

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PTERX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
YTD 5.9% -40.4% 434.9% 20.34% 2
1 Yr 18.0% -23.4% 23.3% 33.71% 2
3 Yr 4.1% * -1.3% 13.0% 53.62% 3
5 Yr 8.4% * -0.6% 10.8% 26.71% 2
10 Yr 4.2% * 0.1% 6.6% 56.31% 3

* Annualized


Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PTERX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
2016 0.7% -17.1% 9.3% 78.99% 5
2015 1.3% -25.3% 7.9% 2.98% 1
2014 6.5% -4.8% 35.8% 31.58% 2
2013 29.4% -6.7% 49.0% 11.58% 1
2012 22.9% -13.8% 43.6% 7.80% 1

NAV & Total Return History

PTERX - Holdings

Filings data as of: Jan 31, 2017

Concentration Analysis

PTERX Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank Quintile
Net Assets 2.42 B 345 K 33.7 B 4.10% 1
Number of Holdings 22 2 9892 2.96% 3
Net Assets in Top 10 1.76 B 178 K 32.8 B 4.15% 1
Weighting of Top 10 74.4% 2.3% 110.7% 17.60% 4

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Principal LargeCap Growth I Instl 11.12%
  2. Principal Large Cap Value III Inst 7.34%
  3. Principal Overseas Instl 9.74%
  4. Principal Diversified Intl Inst 9.89%
  5. Principal Large Cap S&P 500 Index Inst 12.14%
  6. Principal MidCap Growth III Inst 5.49%
  7. Principal MidCap Value III Instl 5.79%
  8. Principal Core Plus Bond Inst 5.01%
  9. Principal Global Opportunities Instl 4.10%
  10. Principal LargeCap Value Inst 3.81%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank Quintile
Stocks
88.68% 0.41% 98.83% 2.86% 1
Bonds
9.99% 0.00% 101.10% 20.77% 4
Other
0.71% -2.11% 47.06% 12.36% 4
Cash
0.58% -32.35% 97.05% 21.60% 5
Preferred Stocks
0.03% 0.00% 7.56% 2.80% 4
Convertible Bonds
0.02% 0.00% 4.38% 2.86% 3

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank Quintile
Financial Services
15.84% 0.18% 18.78% 2.81% 1
Technology
13.67% 0.02% 21.89% 4.10% 1
Industrials
10.63% 0.04% 12.08% 1.56% 1
Consumer Cyclical
10.55% 0.03% 15.41% 4.73% 1
Healthcare
9.90% 0.04% 17.75% 3.74% 1
Consumer Defense
6.41% 0.03% 13.43% 6.86% 2
Energy
5.68% 0.07% 8.23% 2.81% 1
Real Estate
5.16% 0.03% 21.09% 4.57% 1
Basic Materials
4.48% 0.03% 7.65% 2.75% 1
Communication Services
3.25% 0.04% 4.23% 2.70% 1
Utilities
2.37% 0.01% 5.10% 4.16% 2

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank Quintile
US
60.43% 0.06% 70.28% 2.54% 1
Non US
28.25% 0.00% 54.00% 6.54% 2

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank Quintile
Corporate
4.97% 0.00% 54.69% 19.31% 4
Securitized
2.77% 0.00% 28.47% 16.25% 3
Government
1.90% -27.29% 92.48% 22.17% 5
Cash & Equivalents
0.58% -46.20% 97.04% 22.53% 5
Derivative
0.12% -30.52% 57.07% 0.99% 1
Municipal
0.02% 0.00% 11.46% 4.52% 4

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank Quintile
US
8.73% -4.11% 92.48% 20.15% 4
Non US
1.26% 0.00% 25.33% 19.52% 5

PTERX - Expenses

Operational Fees

PTERX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
Expense Ratio 0.59% 0.00% 47.30% 13.91% 3
Management Fee 0.00% 0.00% 0.92% 2.82% 1
12b-1 Fee 0.25% 0.00% 1.00% 0.98% 2
Administrative Fee 0.07% 0.00% 0.40% 1.47% 2

Sales Fees

PTERX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High PTERX Rank Quintile
Front Load N/A 3.00% 5.75% N/A N/A
Deferred Load N/A 0.50% 5.00% N/A N/A

Trading Fees

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

PTERX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High PTERX Rank Quintile
Turnover 17.00% 0.00% 333.00% 5.97% 2

PTERX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

PTERX Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank Quintile
Dividend Yield 0.2% 0.00% 1.21% 37.86% 3

Dividend Distribution Analysis

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

Dividend Payout History


Net Income Ratio Analysis

PTERX Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank Quintile
Net Income Ratio 0.90% -0.93% 8.08% 14.64% 5

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

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

PTERX - Managers

Randy L. Welch

Manager

Start Date

Jun 01, 2007

Tenure

9.75

Tenure Rank

0.4%

Mr. Welch is a Vice President of Principal Management Corporation. Mr. Welch joined the Principal Financial Group in 1989 and oversees the functions of the Investment Services group, which includes investment manager research, investment consulting, performance analysis, and investment communication. He is also responsible for the due diligence program that monitors investment managers used by the Principal Funds. Mr. Welch is an affiliate member of the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Institute. Mr. Welch earned a B.A. in Business/ Finance from Grand View College and an M.B.A. from Drake University.


James W. Fennessey

Manager

Start Date

Jun 01, 2007

Tenure

9.75

Tenure Rank

0.4%

Mr. Fennessey, CFA, Vice President of Principal Management Corporation. Mr. Fennessey joined the Principal Financial Group in 2000. He is the Head of the Manager Research Team that is responsible for analyzing, interpreting and coordinating investment performance data and evaluation of the investment managers under the due diligence program that monitors investment managers used by the Principal Funds and is a member of the Principal Funds Investment Committee. Fennessey earned a B.S. in Business Administration, with an emphasis in Finance, and a minor in Economics from Truman State University. He has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.


Matthew Annenberg

Manager

Start Date

Mar 01, 2013

Tenure

4.0

Tenure Rank

1.5%

Matthew Annenberg has been with Principal Global Investors, LLC since 2012. Prior to PGI, he was a managing director at K2 Advisors and at ABM AMRO Bank. He earned a bachelor's degree in Finance from Harvard College. Mr. Annenberg has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.


Jeffrey R. Tyler

Manager

Start Date

Mar 01, 2011

Tenure

6.0

Tenure Rank

1.1%

Mr. Tyler joined Principal in 2011. Prior to that, Mr. Tyler was the Chief Investment Officer at EXOS Partners. From 1988-2009, Mr. Tyler was a Senior Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager, and Manager of Taxable Fixed Income for American Century. He earned a B.A. in business economics and accounting from the University of California, Santa Barbara and a Master of Management in finance and economics from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University. Mr. Tyler has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.


Tenure Analysis

Category Low

0.0

Category High

14.4

Category Average

5.1

Category Mode

2.2