Fund Information: Portfolio Management: Commentary
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New! 2013 Economic Outlook
Bob Baur, Chief Economist at Principal Global Investors, offers his insights on what is to come in 2013 for both the U.S. and global economies.
New! White Paper: Growing Dividends: The Opportunity in Equity Income Strategies
Investors are faced with difficult challenges and risks in finding yield in the market today. The ability of dividend-producing stocks to provide both income and the potential for capital appreciation could be found in the equity income category.
The Best of Both Worlds: Opportunities in U.S. Mid-Cap Equities
Mid-cap companies are an asset class that is often overlooked by investors but that can offer opportunities for diversification and growth in their portfolios.
Preferred Securities: Technical Factors Create Investment Opportunity
Learn how legislative changes such as the Dodd-Frank Act, the Basel-3 proposals, and changes to how Moody's rates preferred securities could provide an opportunity for attractive and stable returns over the next two to five years.
Opportunities in Small- and Mid-Cap Equities: Why Dividends Can Make a Difference
The markets are increasingly volatile; yields on many fixed-income securities are near all-time lows. In this unpredictable environment, investors need every edge they can get; that's why dividend strategies are attracting more attention.
White Paper: Alternative Income Strategies — Why Diversification Matters
An investor's satisfaction with his or her financial plan in retirement is highly influenced by the overall available rate of spending and the consistency of that rate over time, heightening the need for effective income-producing strategies.
White Paper: The Significant Role of Real Assets within a Diversified Investment Portfolio
Investors today face a foe that has been written off for the past 30-40 years. The risk of inflation, in addition to the more familiar risks of longevity and down market cycles, could soon be threatening to rise to nearly unprecedented levels.
Striving to Manage Left-Tail Risk Using Alternative Strategies
Explore how alternative strategies can provide diversification benefits to investor portfolios — which have historically reduced a portfolio's volatility, while improving its efficiency and resiliency to unpredictable and extreme negative events.
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|Global Real Estate Securities Fund||MidCap Fund|
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|Small-MidCap Dividend Income Fund|
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|California Municipal Fund||High Yield Fund||Opportunistic Municipal Fund||Preferred Securities Fund|
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|Diversified Real Asset Fund||Global Diversified Income Fund||Global Multi-Strategy Fund|
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