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Fund Information: Funds & Portfolios: Fund Information

Our funds provide investment solutions across a broad range of asset classes, investment styles, and portfolio structures. Our success is driven by:

  • Our unified investment philosophy
  • A team-oriented approach
  • Disciplined risk management, and
  • Alignment of portfolio manager and analysts

You can put our expertise to work for your clients in many ways:

Asset Allocation Portfolios and Funds

SAM Portfolios (Target-Risk) Principal LifeTime Funds (Target-Date)
SAM Flexible Income Portfolio Principal LifeTime 2010 Fund
SAM Conservative Balanced Portfolio Principal LifeTime 2020 Fund
SAM Balanced Portfolio Principal LifeTime 2030 Fund
SAM Conservative Growth Portfolio Principal LifeTime 2040 Fund
SAM Strategic Growth Portfolio Principal LifeTime 2050 Fund
Principal LifeTime Strategic Income Fund

Equity and Fixed Income Funds

Broadly differentiated mutual funds designed to work together as building blocks of a comprehensive investment plan or individually to meet investors' specific needs:

Large U.S. Equity
Blue Chip Fund
Capital Appreciation Fund
Equity Income Fund
LargeCap Growth Fund
LargeCap Growth Fund I
LargeCap S&P 500 Index Fund
LargeCap Value Fund

Small/Mid U.S. Equity
MidCap Fund
MidCap Value Fund III
Real Estate Securities Fund
SmallCap Blend Fund
SmallCap Value Fund II
Small-MidCap Dividend Income Fund

International Equity
Diversified International Fund
Global Opportunities Fund
Global Real Estate Securities Fund
International Emerging Markets Fund
International Fund I
International Small Company Fund

Diversified Real Asset Fund
Global Diversified Income Fund
Global Multi-Strategy Fund

Fixed-Income Funds
Bond & Mortgage Securities Fund
California Municipal Fund
Government & High Quality Bond Fund
High Yield Fund
High Yield Fund I
Income Fund
Inflation Protection Fund
Opportunistic Municipal Fund
Preferred Securities Fund
Tax-Exempt Bond Fund

Short-Term Fixed Income Funds
Short-Term Income Fund
Money Market Fund*

*An investment in the Fund is not insured or guaranteed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or any other government agency. Although the Fund seeks to preserve the value of your investment at $1.00 per share, it is possible to lose money by investing in the Fund.



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A mutual fund's share price and investment return will vary with market conditions, and the principal value of an investment when you sell your shares may be more or less than the original cost.

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