Principal California Municipal Fund

3 / 5 Stars
4 3 1 2 3
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
B+ (Buy)

#12 in Muni California Long

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The fund has returned -0.06 percent over the past year, 7.70 percent over the past three years, 7.43 percent over the past five years, and 3.43 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 5.1%
1 Year -0.1%
3 Years (Annualized) 7.7%
5 Years (Annualized) 7.4%
10 Years (Annualized) 3.4%

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The investment seeks to provide as high a level of current income that is exempt from federal and state personal income tax as is consistent with prudent investment management and preservation of capital. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in California municipal obligations. Generally, these municipal obligations pay interest that is exempt from State personal income tax and federal income tax. It may invest up to 20% of its assets in below investment grade bonds.


Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Principal California Municipal Fund has an expense ratio of 0.77 percent.

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

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