Principal International Fund I

3 / 5 Stars
2 3 2 3 3
Zacks Investment Research
2 (Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
D (Sell)

#39 in Foreign Large Blend

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The fund has returned 25.31 percent over the past year, 7.17 percent over the past three years, 11.36 percent over the past five years, and 6.51 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 6.4%
1 Year 25.3%
3 Years (Annualized) 7.2%
5 Years (Annualized) 11.4%
10 Years (Annualized) 6.5%

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The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. The fund invests primarily in equity securities of foreign companies. Its investments are diversified across many different countries and regions, including countries with emerging markets. The fund invests in equity securities of small, medium and large market capitalization companies. It invests in value equity securities, an investment strategy that emphasizes buying equity securities that appear to be undervalued. It also invests in growth equity securities; growth orientation emphasizes buying equity securities of companies whose potential for growth of capital and earnings is expected to be above average.


Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Principal International Fund I has an expense ratio of 0.97 percent.

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Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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