Principal ETF Overview

With 17 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Principal ETFs gather total assets under management of $3.33B. The average expense ratio is 0.32%. Principal ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Fixed Income
  • Equity
  • Asset Allocation

The largest Principal ETF is the Principal U.S. Mega-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF USMC with $1.53B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Principal ETF was the BTEC at 38.36%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Principal space was the Principal Spectrum Tax-Advantaged Dividend Active ETF PQDI in 06/17/20.

Top ETF Performers

PDEV Principal International Multi-Factor Core Index ETF 12.23%
BTEC Principal Healthcare Innovators Index ETF 8.41%
GENY Principal Millennials Index ETF 5.65%
IG Principal Investment Grade Corporate Active ETF 2.59%
PSET Principal Price Setters Index ETF 0.69%

Bottom ETF Performers

PMOM Principal Sustainable Momentum Index ETF -14.95%
PSC Principal U.S. Small-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF -12.64%
PVAL Principal Contrarian Value Index ETF -11.35%
PY Principal Shareholder Yield Index ETF -10.63%
GDVD Principal Active Global Dividend Income ETF -2.80%

Top Creations

PQDI Principal Spectrum Tax-Advantaged Dividend Active ETF 20.00
USMC Principal U.S. Mega-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF 10.98
BTEC Principal Healthcare Innovators Index ETF 6.53
PREF Principal Spectrum Preferred Securities Active ETF 0
USI Principal Ultra-Short Active Income ETF 0

Top Redemptions

PSC Principal U.S. Small-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF -1.35
PLC Principal U.S. Large-Cap Multi-Factor Core Index ETF 0
GENY Principal Millennials Index ETF 0
PSET Principal Price Setters Index ETF 0
YLD Principal Active Income ETF 0

AUM Winners

BTEC Principal Healthcare Innovators Index ETF 18.91%
PQDI Principal Spectrum Tax-Advantaged Dividend Active ETF 5.91%
GENY Principal Millennials Index ETF 5.35%
IG Principal Investment Grade Corporate Active ETF 2.43%
PSET Principal Price Setters Index ETF 0.83%

AUM Losers

PMOM Principal Sustainable Momentum Index ETF -15.98%
PVAL Principal Contrarian Value Index ETF -11.96%
PSC Principal U.S. Small-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF -11.48%
PY Principal Shareholder Yield Index ETF -10.81%
PSM Principal U.S. Small-MidCap Multi-Factor Core Index ETF -10.60%

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