Principal U.S. Small-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF (PSC)

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Fund Prices
(as of ) (as of ) (as of ) (as of )

$ Price $ NAV $ Chg Price $ Chg NAV YTD % (Price)
30.15 30.15 30.14 30.14 0.12 0.12 NA NA 0.12 0.12 NA NA 9.26 9.26 9.22 9.22

Average Annual Total Returns (%)
(as of ) (as of ) (as of ) (as of )

1 yr 3 yr 5 yr 10 yr Since
Incep
Incep
Date
20.92 26.97 21.00 26.99 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 20.99 20.16 21.03 20.18

Fund Expenses

Net
Expense
Gross
Expense
Expense Limit
Expiration
Expense Waiver
Expiration
0.38 0.38 N/A N/A
SEC Yield % Benchmark
0.87  NQUSSL

Morningstar Rating

Category: Small Blend

N/A
655 funds
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559 funds
N/A
394 funds
N/A
655 funds

​Performance data quoted represents past performance. Past performance is no guarantee of future results and investment returns, and principal value of the Fund will fluctuate so that shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be higher or lower than the performance quoted. Visit principaletfs.com for current month-end performance.

Solely Small Cap

Pure small-capitalization exposure offers access to small company innovation and growth potential.

Investment Strategy What's This?

The investment seeks investment results that closely correspond, before expenses, to the performance of the Nasdaq U.S. Small Cap Select Leaders Index. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in equity securities of companies that compose the index. The index is designed to provide exposure to equity securities (including growth and value stock) of U.S. small-capitalization companies within the Nasdaq US Small Cap Index that exhibit potential for high degrees of sustainable shareholder yield, pricing power and strong momentum, while adjusting for liquidity and quality as determined by a quantitative model.

Investment Manager or Sub-advisor

Principal Global Investors, LLC

Portfolio Managers

Mark Nebelung
Since
Paul Kim
Since
Jeffrey Schwarte
Since

Premium/Discount to NAV What's This?

This information shows differences between the per share net asset value (NAV) of the Fund and the market trading price of shares. For these purposes, the market price is the midpoint of the highest bid and lowest offer for Fund shares as of close of trading on the exchange where Fund shares are listed. Timing discrepancies may exist between NAV and closing price. Shareholders may pay more than net asset value when they buy Fund shares and receive less than net asset value when they sell those shares, because shares are bought and sold at current market prices.​

Total Returns What's This?


Average Annual Total Returns
as of
1Mo 3Mo YTD 1Yr 3Yr 5Yr 10Yr Since Inception*
Net Asset Value (NAV) Return 0.86 4.99 10.72 26.97 NA NA NA 20.16
Market Price Return 0.84 4.82 10.74 26.99 NA NA NA 20.18
NASDAQ US Small Cap Select Leaders Index 0.88 5.11 11.09 27.54 NA NA NA 20.69
Small Blend 1.09 5.49 9.65 24.89 8.55 13.40 7.07 NA
Morningstar Percentile Rankings 64 67 41 31 NA NA NA NA
# of Funds in Category 852 844 810 796 655 559 394 NA
Average Annual Total Returns
as of
1Mo 3Mo YTD 1Yr 3Yr 5Yr 10Yr Since Inception*
Net Asset Value (NAV) Return 6.05 4.73 9.78 20.92 NA NA NA 20.99
Market Price Return 6.07 4.78 9.81 21.00 NA NA NA 21.03
NASDAQ US Small Cap Select Leaders Index 6.12 4.85 10.12 21.45 NA NA NA 21.54
* Inception date: What's This?

Investment results shown represent historical performance and do not guarantee future results. Investment returns and principal values fluctuate with changes in interest rates and other market conditions so the value, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than original costs. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data shown.


Where gross and net expense ratios differ, Principal Management Corporation has contractually agreed to limit the investment option's expenses. Differences also may be due to Principal Management Corporation's decision to pay (through the same dates) certain expenses that would normally be payable by the fund. Returns displayed are based on net total investment expense.

Morningstar percentile rankings are based on total returns and do not reflect the inclusion of sales charges. If sales charges were reflected, rankings could be lower.



Calendar Year Total Returns 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Net Asset Value (NAV) Return 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Market Price Return 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
NASDAQ US Small Cap Select Leaders Index 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Small Blend 20.78 -5.38 3.79 37.39 15.46
Morningstar percentile rankings are based on total returns and do not reflect the inclusion of sales charges. If sales charges were reflected, rankings could be lower.

Expenses
as of

Total Investment Expense - Gross:
0.38%
Total Investment Expense - Net:
0.38%
Waiver Date:
NA
Contractual Cap Date:
NA

Distribution History What's This?

Ex-Date
Type
$ Per Share
10/02/2017
Income
0.053592
07/03/2017
Income
0.078723
04/03/2017
Income
0.073752
12/28/2016
Income
0.095481

Dividends are paid quarterly.

Daily Pricing at NAV

Risk and Return Statistics
as of

3 Year
5 Year
Alpha
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Beta
--
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R-Squared
--
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Standard Deviation
--
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Mean
--
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Sharpe Ratio
--
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Excess Return
--
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Tracking Error
--
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Information Ratio
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Inception Date:

Risk and return statistical data is calculated by Morningstar, Inc. Excess Return is calculated by Principal Life Insurance Company.

Alpha - The difference between an investment's actual returns and its expected performance, given its level of risk (as measured by beta).

Beta - An investment's sensitivity to market movements.

R-Squared - Ranges from 0 to 100 and reveals how closely an investment's returns track those of a benchmark index.

Standard Deviation - Measures how much an investment's returns are likely to fluctuate.

Mean - Represents the annualized total return for a fund over 3 years.

Sharpe Ratio - Measures how an investment balances risks and rewards. The higher the Sharpe ratio, the better the investment's historical risk-adjusted performance.

Excess Return - The difference between an investment option's return and the return of an external standard such as a passive index.

Tracking Error - Also known as "excess risk", is defined as the standard deviation or volatility of excess returns.

Information Ratio - A risk-adjusted measure commonly used to evaluate an active manager's involvement skill. It's defined as the manager's excess return divided by the variability or standard deviation of the excess return.

Morningstar Star Rating™
as of N/A

3 Year
5 Year
Overall
Rating
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# Funds
655
559
655
Morningstar Category: Small Blend
What's This?

Morningstar's Star Ratings reflect risk adjusted performance and are derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its three, five, and ten-year (if applicable) time periods.

Portfolio Composition
as of What's This?

Asset Type
Net
Short
Long
U.S. Bonds
0.00%
0.00%
0.00%
Non-U.S. Bonds
0.00%
0.00%
0.00%
U.S. Stocks
99.52%
0.00%
99.52%
Non-U.S. Stocks
0.18%
0.00%
0.18%
Preferred
0.00%
0.00%
0.00%
Other
0.00%
0.00%
0.00%
Cash
0.30%
0.00%
0.30%
Convertibles
0.00%
0.00%
0.00%
Total
100.00%

Top 10 Holdings
as of What's This?

Total Market Value
% of Net Assets
KB HOME COMMON STOCK USD1.0
2,529,509.36
0.84%
LENDINGTREE INC COMMON STOCK USD.01
2,513,136.30
0.84%
PNM RESOURCES INC COMMON STOCK
2,334,652.25
0.78%
CHEESECAKE FACTORY INC/THE COMMON STOCK USD.01
2,275,907.84
0.76%
TRINSEO SA COMMON STOCK USD.01
2,249,245.80
0.75%
SOUTHWESTERN ENERGY CO COMMON STOCK USD.01
2,226,346.50
0.74%
EASTGROUP PROPERTIES INC REIT
2,218,874.85
0.74%
FEDERATED INVESTORS INC CL B COMMON STOCK
2,195,381.84
0.73%
BLACKSTONE MORTGAGE TRU CL A REIT USD.01
2,194,383.36
0.73%
FIRSTCASH INC COMMON STOCK USD.01
2,182,167.20
0.73%

Includes, but is not limited to, unsettled activity from creation/redemption transactions and portfolio security trades and accrued interest.

Values may exceed 100% if both long and short positions are included in the portfolio

Holdings subject to change​

Stock Sector Breakdown
as of
What's This?

% of Stocks

Cyclical
45.35
Basic Materials
6.51
Consumer Cyclical
14.29
Financial Services
16.68
Real Estate
7.86

Defensive
18.75
Consumer Defensive
2.74
Healthcare
13.37
Utilities
2.64

Sensitive
35.90
Communication Services
1.42
Energy
4.11
Industrials
12.94
Technology
17.43

Morningstar Style Box
as of
What's This?

Investment Style
Value
Blend
Growth
Large
Medium
Small
Market Capitalization

Analysis
as of

Average Market Cap (mil):
$1,945.53
Price/Earnings Ratio:
20.89
Price/Book Ratio:
2.64
Price/Cash Flow Ratio:
9.15
Turnover Ratio:
44.70%
# Stock Holdings:
444
# Bond Holdings:
0
# Other Holdings:
3
# Total Holdings:
447

The Principal U.S. Small-Cap Index ETF (PSC) invests solely in small-cap stocks as defined by Nasdaq's U.S. Small Cap Universe.

Relative to the S&P 600 Index, the ETF's underlying index is a true small-cap index. The rules-based methodology in the construction of the Nasdaq U.S. Small Cap Select Leaders Index℠ is clearly laid out, whereas the S&P index methodology has more room for subjectivity and discretionary stock selection. Also relative to the Russell 2000® Index, the ETF seeks to improve quality and liquidity by eliminating thinly traded, volatile, and financially vulnerable micro-cap securities.

The result is an ability to rank companies by more than size alone. This offers a solution designed to help deliver a combination of momentum, quality growth, and value.

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Principal U.S. Small-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF (PSC) Overview

Ticker
PSC

Benchmark
NASDAQ US Small Cap Select Leaders Index
( NQUSSL)


Net Assets
as of
$299,920,053.76

Daily Volume
9

Shares Outstanding
9,950,001
30 Day SEC Yield
as of
0.87%

30 Day SEC Yield (Unsubsidized)
as of
0.87%

Distribution Yield
as of
0.70

Number of Holdings
as of
444

Premium/Discount to NAV
0.01%

Additional Tickers

NAV Per SharePSC.NV
Intraday NAVPSC.IV
Shares OutstandingPSC.SO
Estimated CashPSC.EU
Total CashPSC.TC

Disclosures

Investor shares are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the Fund. Ordinary brokerage commissions apply.

Returns shown for periods of less than one year are not annualized.

The market price used to calculate the Market Price Return is the midpoint between the highest bid and the lowest offer on the exchange on which the shares of the Fund are listed for trading, as of the time that the Fund's NAV is calculated. If you trade your shares at another time, your return may differ.

The Principal U.S. Small Cap Index ETF seeks to track the Nasdaq U.S. Small Cap Select Leaders IndexSM, a Nasdaq-licensed index based on Principal’s intellectual property. The Nasdaq U.S. Small Cap Select Leaders Index is designed to provide exposure to companies within the Nasdaq U.S. Small Cap Index that exhibit high degrees of sustainable shareholder yield, pricing power, and strong momentum.​

© 2017 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Part of the mutual fund data contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete, or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

Where gross and net expense ratios differ, the investment adviser has contractually agreed to limit the investment option's expenses. Differences also may be due to the investment adviser's decision to waive (through the same dates) certain expenses that would normally be payable by the fund. The net expense figure reflects the impact of any limits or waivers. Returns displayed are based on net total investment expense.

The Morningstar Style Box is a nine-square grid that provides a graphical representation of the “investment style” of stocks and mutual funds. For stocks and stock funds, it classifies securities according to market capitalization (the vertical axis) and growth and value factors (the horizontal axis). Fixed income funds are classified according to creditquality (the vertical axis) and sensitivity to changes in interest rates (the horizontal axis).

The model for the fixed- income style box is based on the two pillars of fixed-income performance: interest-rate sensitivity and credit quality. The three interest sensitivity groups are limited, moderate and extensive and the three credit quality groups are high, medium and low. These groupings display a portfolio’s effective duration and third party credit ratings to provide an overall representation of the fund’s risk orientation given the sensitivity to interest rate and credit rating of bonds in the portfolio.


Performance data quoted represents past performance. Past performance is no guarantee of future results and investment returns, and principal value of the Fund will fluctuate so that shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be higher or lower than the performance quoted.

Investors should carefully consider a fund’s investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses prior to investing.

Asset allocation and diversification do not ensure a profit or protect against a loss. Investing in ETFs involves risk, including possible loss of principal. ETFs are subject to risk similar to those of stocks, including those regarding short-selling and margin account maintenance.

Investor shares are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the Fund. Ordinary brokerage commissions apply.

Returns shown for periods of less than one year are not annualized.

Morningstar Ratings do not reflect the inclusion of sales charges. If sales charges were reflected, rankings could be lower.


Footnotes

Small-cap stocks may have additional risks including greater price volatility.