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PTERX - Snapshot

Vitals

  • YTD Return 12.0%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 13.2%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 13.1%
  • Net Assets $2.95 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 83.8%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$19.03
$14.23
$19.04

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.57%

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 PTERX to Popular Target-Date 2050 Funds

Overview

Income Profile

Income Risk

Returns Profile

Allocations

Expenses

About

$33.48

+0.15%

$31.21 B

1.48%

$0.50

11.71%

-

$50.75

+0.14%

$24.62 B

1.46%

$0.74

11.66%

-

$20.73

+0.24%

$18.80 B

0.57%

$0.12

10.74%

0.34%

$14.69

0.00%

$17.22 B

-

$0.14

8.41%

0.75%

$24.01

+0.13%

$9.78 B

-

$0.29

10.85%

0.12%

PTERX - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 12.0%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 13.2%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 13.1%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 1.35%
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.


PTERX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PTERX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 12.0% 7.4% 14.3% 58.53%
1 Yr 39.1% 29.7% 45.5% 55.25%
3 Yr 13.2%* 9.9% 15.1% 49.50%
5 Yr 13.1%* 10.9% 14.8% 56.18%
10 Yr 9.6%* 7.9% 11.6% 67.48%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PTERX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 10.5% 2.3% 15.5% 65.37%
2019 18.1% 6.3% 23.2% 57.71%
2018 -16.0% -25.1% -7.4% 66.85%
2017 16.0% -20.0% 20.1% 59.64%
2016 0.7% -1.7% 8.2% 97.89%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PTERX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 12.0% 7.4% 14.3% 58.53%
1 Yr 39.1% 25.4% 45.5% 47.69%
3 Yr 13.2%* 8.1% 15.1% 44.95%
5 Yr 13.1%* 10.1% 14.8% 50.00%
10 Yr 9.6%* 7.9% 11.6% 61.98%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PTERX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 10.5% 2.3% 15.5% 65.37%
2019 18.1% 6.3% 23.2% 57.71%
2018 -16.0% -25.1% -5.6% 82.02%
2017 16.0% -20.0% 26.5% 84.94%
2016 0.7% 0.6% 11.1% 98.59%

NAV & Total Return History


PTERX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

PTERX Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank
Net Assets 2.95 B 175 K 31.2 B 21.59%
Number of Holdings 17 4 518 58.59%
Net Assets in Top 10 2.44 B 135 K 29 B 21.59%
Weighting of Top 10 83.76% 38.4% 100.0% 56.44%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Principal Diversified International R-6 13.80%
  2. Principal Overseas Instl 9.28%
  3. Principal Blue Chip R-6 9.19%
  4. Principal Large Cap Value III Inst 9.18%
  5. Principal LargeCap Growth I R6 9.02%
  6. Principal Equity Income Inst 8.93%
  7. Principal Large Cap S&P 500 Index Inst 8.20%
  8. Principal Core Fixed Income R6 7.20%
  9. Principal MidCap Value I R-6 4.69%
  10. Principal MidCap Growth III Inst 4.27%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High PTERX % Rank
Stocks
89.23% 65.62% 101.96% 40.97%
Bonds
8.84% -7.35% 96.08% 29.96%
Cash
1.61% -88.75% 20.92% 66.08%
Other
0.18% -0.16% 20.05% 40.09%
Preferred Stocks
0.11% 0.00% 0.34% 27.31%
Convertible Bonds
0.03% 0.00% 0.75% 80.18%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High PTERX % Rank
Technology
17.93% 14.77% 21.28% 73.57%
Financial Services
16.99% 12.72% 18.63% 14.54%
Industrials
12.79% 9.57% 14.54% 8.37%
Consumer Cyclical
11.87% 9.17% 14.27% 70.04%
Healthcare
10.61% 8.98% 15.70% 92.95%
Communication Services
8.23% 6.82% 11.00% 70.93%
Real Estate
5.50% 1.82% 9.38% 28.63%
Consumer Defense
5.28% 4.54% 11.97% 93.39%
Basic Materials
4.73% 3.00% 5.57% 52.42%
Energy
3.35% 1.71% 3.88% 22.47%
Utilities
2.72% 0.55% 4.66% 33.92%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High PTERX % Rank
US
56.96% 33.79% 74.52% 48.90%
Non US
32.27% 18.41% 46.97% 55.95%

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High PTERX % Rank
Corporate
53.05% 0.00% 63.20% 4.85%
Cash & Equivalents
23.02% 1.16% 96.49% 62.11%
Securitized
15.06% 0.00% 35.50% 51.10%
Government
8.84% 0.10% 78.31% 89.43%
Derivative
0.03% 0.00% 31.28% 56.83%
Municipal
0.00% 0.00% 13.88% 91.63%

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High PTERX % Rank
US
8.43% -1.24% 60.26% 22.03%
Non US
0.41% -43.38% 35.82% 81.06%

PTERX - Expenses

Operational Fees

PTERX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 0.57% 0.01% 26.33% 52.71%
Management Fee 0.00% 0.00% 0.92% 14.73%
12b-1 Fee 0.25% 0.00% 1.00% 45.53%
Administrative Fee 0.07% 0.01% 0.30% 22.00%

Sales Fees

PTERX 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

PTERX 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.

PTERX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 26.90% 2.16% 98.00% 50.71%

PTERX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

PTERX Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 0.14% 60.35%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

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

Net Income Ratio Analysis

PTERX Category Low Category High PTERX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 1.35% -0.13% 6.88% 62.98%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

PTERX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Semi-Annually Annually

Dividend Payout History

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PTERX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Randy Welch


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jun 01, 2007

14.01

14.0%

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

14.01

14.0%

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

4.08

4.1%

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
0.01 16.09 4.96 1.41