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PTEFX - Snapshot

Vitals

  • YTD Return 1.3%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 10.2%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 11.4%
  • Net Assets $2.64 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 84.8%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$17.54
$10.78
$17.89

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.26%

SALES FEES

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

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 26.90%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) $0
  • IRA N/A

Fund Classification

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

Compare PTEFX to Popular Target-Date 2050 Funds

Overview

Income Profile

Income Risk

Returns Profile

Allocations

Expenses

About

$46.14

-0.92%

$25.82 B

1.59%

$0.74

1.52%

-

$30.43

-0.91%

$22.60 B

1.61%

$0.50

1.53%

-

$18.96

-0.84%

$15.95 B

0.62%

$0.12

1.28%

-

$13.92

-1.00%

$15.84 B

1.00%

$0.14

2.73%

-

$17.90

-0.89%

$8.16 B

0.61%

$0.11

1.82%

-

PTEFX - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 1.3%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 10.2%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 11.4%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 1.88%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • 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 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.


PTEFX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PTEFX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 1.3% 1.1% 3.6% 81.58%
1 Yr 16.2% 7.1% 20.4% 37.00%
3 Yr 10.2%* 5.1% 12.1% 29.76%
5 Yr 11.4%* 7.7% 13.4% 49.18%
10 Yr 9.6%* 6.4% 11.3% 41.12%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PTEFX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 10.6% 2.3% 15.5% 53.92%
2019 18.1% 6.3% 23.2% 54.50%
2018 -15.9% -25.1% -7.4% 67.55%
2017 16.0% -20.0% 20.1% 55.68%
2016 0.8% -1.7% 8.2% 94.74%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PTEFX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 1.3% 1.1% 3.6% 81.58%
1 Yr 16.2% 3.5% 20.4% 32.14%
3 Yr 10.2%* 5.0% 12.1% 27.59%
5 Yr 11.4%* 7.7% 13.4% 45.30%
10 Yr 9.6%* 6.4% 11.3% 40.95%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PTEFX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 10.6% 2.3% 15.5% 53.92%
2019 18.1% 6.3% 23.2% 54.50%
2018 -15.9% -25.1% -5.6% 81.91%
2017 16.0% -20.0% 26.5% 79.55%
2016 0.8% 0.6% 11.1% 95.39%

NAV & Total Return History


PTEFX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

PTEFX Category Low Category High PTEFX % Rank
Net Assets 2.64 B 150 K 25.8 B 21.03%
Number of Holdings 17 1 502 52.61%
Net Assets in Top 10 2.17 B 117 K 24.7 B 21.30%
Weighting of Top 10 84.75% 38.2% 100.0% 58.16%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Principal Large Cap S&P 500 Index Inst 14.49%
  2. Principal Diversified International R-6 13.85%
  3. Principal Largecap Growth I R6 11.18%
  4. Principal Overseas Instl 9.49%
  5. Principal Large Cap Value Iii Inst 8.93%
  6. Principal Core Fixed Income R6 7.33%
  7. Principal Midcap Growth Iii Inst 6.83%
  8. Principal Midcap Value I R-6 4.85%
  9. Principal Blue Chip R-6 4.25%
  10. Principal International Small Companyr-6 3.56%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High PTEFX % Rank
Stocks
89.33% 45.08% 99.22% 43.91%
Bonds
8.46% -3.31% 101.32% 39.13%
Cash
1.92% -98.41% 18.32% 56.96%
Other
0.17% -1.17% 43.33% 39.57%
Preferred Stocks
0.10% 0.00% 0.46% 39.13%
Convertible Bonds
0.02% 0.00% 0.97% 83.91%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High PTEFX % Rank
Technology
18.98% 12.41% 21.82% 55.65%
Financial Services
15.27% 10.81% 17.24% 22.61%
Industrials
13.02% 8.86% 14.48% 10.00%
Consumer Cyclical
11.84% 9.31% 13.74% 58.70%
Healthcare
11.73% 10.20% 18.07% 90.43%
Communication Services
8.23% 6.06% 11.25% 70.00%
Consumer Defense
5.95% 5.09% 12.40% 93.04%
Real Estate
5.27% 1.90% 9.12% 28.26%
Basic Materials
4.39% 2.35% 7.13% 55.22%
Energy
2.68% 1.61% 4.02% 43.48%
Utilities
2.64% 0.79% 4.57% 86.09%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High PTEFX % Rank
US
57.58% 10.27% 70.38% 46.09%
Non US
31.75% 16.15% 49.34% 53.04%

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High PTEFX % Rank
Corporate
54.67% 0.10% 62.11% 4.78%
Cash & Equivalents
21.91% 1.00% 91.43% 70.43%
Securitized
13.85% 0.00% 36.88% 50.87%
Government
9.54% 2.97% 72.23% 84.78%
Derivative
0.03% 0.00% 25.56% 48.26%
Municipal
0.00% 0.00% 3.13% 84.78%

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High PTEFX % Rank
US
8.06% -3.51% 68.86% 32.61%
Non US
0.40% 0.00% 76.51% 83.91%

PTEFX - Expenses

Operational Fees

PTEFX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 0.26% 0.01% 26.33% 83.49%
Management Fee 0.00% 0.00% 0.92% 11.30%
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A
Administrative Fee 0.01% 0.01% 0.30% 1.96%

Sales Fees

PTEFX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 3.50% 5.75% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 4.00% N/A

Trading Fees

PTEFX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A N/A N/A N/A

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.

PTEFX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 26.90% 2.11% 98.00% 49.56%

PTEFX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

PTEFX Category Low Category High PTEFX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 0.16% 33.91%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

PTEFX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Quarterly Annually

Net Income Ratio Analysis

PTEFX Category Low Category High PTEFX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 1.88% -0.35% 7.86% 38.81%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

PTEFX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Semi-Monthly Annually

Dividend Payout History

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PTEFX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Randy Welch


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jun 01, 2007

13.59

13.6%

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 Fennessey


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jun 01, 2007

13.59

13.6%

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.

Scott Smith


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

May 02, 2017

3.67

3.7%

Mr. Smith is a research analyst and portfolio manager at Principal Global Investors. He is an analyst within the firm's asset allocation and structured investments group. He also provides research assistance to various business units within Principal Global Investors. He joined the firm in 1999.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.08 15.68 5.35 1.0