Principal ETF Overview

With 16 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Principal ETFs gather total assets under management of $3.31B. The average expense ratio is 0.32%. Principal ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Asset Allocation

The largest Principal ETF is the Principal U.S. Mega-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF USMC with $1.49B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Principal ETF was the PSET at 17.88%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Principal space was the Principal International Multi-Factor Core Index ETF PDEV in 07/23/19.

Top ETF Performers

BTEC Principal Healthcare Innovators Index ETF 13.93%
PLC Principal U.S. Large-Cap Multi-Factor Core Index ETF 4.49%
PSM Principal U.S. Small-MidCap Multi-Factor Core Index ETF 3.17%
PY Principal Shareholder Yield Index ETF 1.60%
USMC Principal U.S. Mega-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF 1.54%

Bottom ETF Performers

GDVD Principal Active Global Dividend Income ETF -0.46%
USI Principal Ultra-Short Active Income ETF 0.21%
GENY Principal Millennials Index ETF 0.34%
YLD Principal Active Income ETF 0.36%
PSC Principal U.S. Small-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF 0.41%

Top Creations

PREF Principal Spectrum Preferred Securities Active ETF 5.01
PSET Principal Price Setters Index ETF 1.97
IG Principal Investment Grade Corporate Active ETF 1.33
PDEV Principal International Multi-Factor Core Index ETF 0.00
USI Principal Ultra-Short Active Income ETF 0

Top Redemptions

USMC Principal U.S. Mega-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF -212.04
PSC Principal U.S. Small-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF -83.84
BTEC Principal Healthcare Innovators Index ETF -9.95
PY Principal Shareholder Yield Index ETF -3.38
PLC Principal U.S. Large-Cap Multi-Factor Core Index ETF -1.25

AUM Winners

PSET Principal Price Setters Index ETF 16.65%
BTEC Principal Healthcare Innovators Index ETF 11.15%
USMC Principal U.S. Mega-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF 2.30%
PSC Principal U.S. Small-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF 1.58%
PLC Principal U.S. Large-Cap Multi-Factor Core Index ETF 1.54%

AUM Losers

PY Principal Shareholder Yield Index ETF -24.55%
USI Principal Ultra-Short Active Income ETF -0.05%
PREF Principal Spectrum Preferred Securities Active ETF 0.13%
YLD Principal Active Income ETF 0.18%
PDEV Principal International Multi-Factor Core Index ETF 0.77%

Features and News

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Daily ETF Watch

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Features and News

Tough Times For New ETFs

While the pace of ETF launches flattens, closures of funds are growing.

Features and News

Biggest ETF Launches Of The Year

Luck, circumstances or magic, these newcomers have had great debuts.

ETF Report

Thematic ETFs Take Root & Grow

Multifaceted concept comprises a wide range of products focusing on niche markets.

Daily ETF Watch

Preferred Stock ETF Offers New Twist

Fund combines preferred stock exposure with an options strategy.