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Name

As of 06/12/2024

Price

Aum/Mkt Cap

YIELD

Annualized forward dividend yield. Multiplies the most recent dividend payout amount by its frequency and divides by the previous close price.

Exp Ratio

Expense ratio is the fund’s total annual operating expenses, including management fees, distribution fees, and other expenses, expressed as a percentage of average net assets.

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MidCap Growth Fund III

PPQPX | Fund

$11.59

$1.31 B

0.00%

1.08%

Vitals

YTD Return

1.7%

1 yr return

9.0%

3 Yr Avg Return

-0.5%

5 Yr Avg Return

8.8%

Net Assets

$1.31 B

Holdings in Top 10

17.3%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$11.4
N/A
N/A

Expenses

OPERATING FEES

Expense Ratio 1.08%

SALES FEES

Front Load N/A

Deferred Load N/A

TRADING FEES

Turnover 34.30%

Redemption Fee N/A


Min Investment

Standard (Taxable)

$0

IRA

N/A


Fund Classification

Fund Type

Open End Mutual Fund


Name

As of 06/12/2024

Price

Aum/Mkt Cap

YIELD

Annualized forward dividend yield. Multiplies the most recent dividend payout amount by its frequency and divides by the previous close price.

Exp Ratio

Expense ratio is the fund’s total annual operating expenses, including management fees, distribution fees, and other expenses, expressed as a percentage of average net assets.

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MidCap Growth Fund III

PPQPX | Fund

$11.59

$1.31 B

0.00%

1.08%

PPQPX - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 1.7%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return -0.5%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 8.8%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio -0.76%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Annual

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    MidCap Growth Fund III
  • Fund Family Name
    Principal Funds
  • Inception Date
    Jun 25, 2003
  • Shares Outstanding
    N/A
  • Share Class
    R5
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    US
  • Manager
    Randy Welch

Fund Description

Under normal circumstances, the Fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in equity securities of companies with medium market capitalizations at the time of purchase. For this Fund, companies with medium market capitalizations are those with market capitalizations within the range of companies comprising the Russell MidCap® Growth Index (as of January 31, 2024, this range was between approximately $684.1 million and $76.6 billion). The Fund invests in growth equity securities, an investment strategy that emphasizes buying equity securities of companies whose potential for growth of capital and earnings is expected to be above average.
The Fund is primarily actively managed by the sub-advisors. In addition, Principal Global Investors, LLC may invest up to 30% of the Fund’s assets using an index sampling strategy designed to match the performance of the Russell MidCap® Growth Index.
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PPQPX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PPQPX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 1.7% -16.1% 35.2% 85.98%
1 Yr 9.0% -5.4% 63.3% 82.70%
3 Yr -0.5%* -27.3% 57.0% 47.66%
5 Yr 8.8%* -3.0% 99.3% 57.92%
10 Yr 9.3%* -0.4% 24.9% 64.67%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PPQPX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2023 12.1% -27.7% 68.0% 80.80%
2022 -28.3% -85.6% 52.8% 34.42%
2021 -7.7% -74.9% 238.3% 70.87%
2020 29.4% -44.1% 2474.5% 43.99%
2019 24.5% -50.2% 44.0% 58.19%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PPQPX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 1.7% -16.1% 35.2% 85.98%
1 Yr 9.0% -5.4% 63.3% 82.70%
3 Yr -0.5%* -27.3% 57.0% 47.66%
5 Yr 8.8%* -3.0% 99.3% 57.92%
10 Yr 9.3%* -0.4% 24.9% 64.67%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PPQPX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2023 20.3% -26.1% 68.0% 51.52%
2022 -26.9% -67.0% 56.8% 42.83%
2021 15.8% -23.5% 342.2% 33.46%
2020 36.1% 2.6% 2549.1% 48.27%
2019 35.0% 14.6% 44.8% 39.92%

NAV & Total Return History


PPQPX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

PPQPX Category Low Category High PPQPX % Rank
Net Assets 1.31 B 2.73 M 100 B 45.83%
Number of Holdings 368 25 3620 5.11%
Net Assets in Top 10 216 M 449 K 9.69 B 57.58%
Weighting of Top 10 17.29% 4.2% 98.2% 91.86%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Dexcom Inc 2.55%
  2. IDEXX Laboratories Inc 2.17%
  3. PTC Inc 1.90%
  4. MSCI Inc 1.84%
  5. Veeva Systems Inc 1.60%
  6. Tyler Technologies Inc 1.60%
  7. Monolithic Power Systems Inc 1.53%
  8. Crowdstrike Holdings Inc 1.42%
  9. Copart Inc 1.37%
  10. CoStar Group Inc 1.31%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High PPQPX % Rank
Stocks
98.81% 58.72% 101.30% 41.86%
Cash
1.49% 0.00% 38.96% 53.03%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 5.36% 92.23%
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 0.40% 92.05%
Bonds
0.00% -3.09% 3.50% 91.48%
Other
0.00% 0.00% 14.15% 99.81%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High PPQPX % Rank
Technology
33.30% 0.04% 62.17% 39.20%
Industrials
17.86% 0.00% 38.23% 21.21%
Healthcare
16.87% 0.00% 37.06% 59.28%
Consumer Cyclical
16.49% 0.00% 57.41% 31.63%
Financial Services
5.66% 0.00% 43.01% 60.98%
Basic Materials
2.90% 0.00% 17.25% 36.55%
Consumer Defense
2.06% 0.00% 16.40% 54.17%
Real Estate
2.03% 0.00% 19.28% 56.44%
Communication Services
1.41% 0.00% 18.33% 70.45%
Energy
1.39% 0.00% 62.10% 52.65%
Utilities
0.03% 0.00% 12.94% 25.76%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High PPQPX % Rank
US
98.81% 46.79% 101.30% 32.77%
Non US
0.00% 0.00% 34.57% 94.51%

PPQPX - Expenses

Operational Fees

PPQPX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 1.08% 0.02% 17.54% 48.67%
Management Fee 0.81% 0.00% 1.50% 76.28%
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A
Administrative Fee 0.01% 0.00% 0.40% 4.57%

Sales Fees

PPQPX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 3.00% 5.75% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 5.00% N/A

Trading Fees

PPQPX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 1.00% 2.00% 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.

PPQPX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 34.30% 0.00% 250.31% 43.28%

PPQPX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

PPQPX Category Low Category High PPQPX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 33.43% 93.75%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

PPQPX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Annual Annual SemiAnnual Annual

Net Income Ratio Analysis

PPQPX Category Low Category High PPQPX % Rank
Net Income Ratio -0.76% -2.24% 2.75% 65.77%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

PPQPX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Annually Annually

Distributions History

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PPQPX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Randy Welch


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jun 02, 2009

13.0

13.0%

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 02, 2009

13.0

13.0%

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.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.04 36.3 9.4 11.76