Principal Quality ETF

Highlights

Focuses on quality companies with pricing power that can maintain margins

  • Identifies companies with competitive advantages, high barriers to entry, and the ability to maintain margins during challenging markets.
  • Avoids companies and industries prone to disruptive price competition (i.e., price takers).
  • Active, rules-based framework helps ensure a consistent approach is implemented through different market cycles.

Fund details

as of 04/11/2024 unless indicated otherwise
Fund ticker
PSET
Benchmark
S&P 500 Index
NAV
$66.94
NAV change
$0.59
Premium/Discount to NAV
0.05%
Median bid ask spread
as of 04/11/2024
0.20%
Price
$66.98
Price change
$0.67
Daily volume
1,814
Total fund assets
$50.8M
Shares outstanding
760,001
Dividend frequency
Quarterly
Inception date
03/21/2016
Morningstar category
Large Blend
Investment approach
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. Under normal circumstances, the fund primarily invests in equity securities. For security selection and portfolio construction, Principal Global Investors, LLC (“PGI”) uses a proprietary quantitative model designed to identify equity securities in the S&P 500 Index or S&P 400 Index that exhibit higher quality, growth potential, and pricing power. The fund invested significantly in one or more industries within the healthcare sector and information technology sector.
Premium / Discount to NAV
as of 03/31/2024
As of 03/31/2024
Q1 2023 Q2 2023 Q3 2023 Q4 2023 Q1 2024
Days traded at premium 24 38 26 32 40
Days traded at discount 38 24 37 31 21
This information shows differences between the per share net asset value (NAV) of the Fund and the market price of shares. For premiums and discounts reflected for dates prior to 11/02/2020, the market price utilized is the midpoint of the highest bid and lowest offer for Fund shares as of close of trading on the exchange where Fund shares are listed. For premiums and discounts reflected for dates beginning on 11/02/2020, the market price utilized is the official closing price of the Fund shares, or if it more accurately reflects the market value of the Fund shares at the time as of which the Fund share’s NAV is calculated, the price that is the midpoint between the national best bid and national best offer as of that time. Timing discrepancies may exist between NAV and closing price. Shareholders may pay more than net asset value when they buy Fund shares and receive less than net asset value when they sell those shares, because shares are bought and sold at current market prices.
Disclosures
Principal Funds are distributed by Principal Funds Distributor, Inc. ALPS Distributors, Inc. is the distributor of the Principal ETFs. ALPS Distributors, Inc. and the Principal Funds are not affiliated.
Equity investments involve greater risk, including heightened volatility, than fixed-income investments. Mid-cap stocks may have additional risks, including greater price volatility.
Asset allocation and diversification do not ensure a profit or protect against a loss. Investing in ETFs involves risk, including possible loss of principal. ETFs are subject to risk similar to those of stocks, including those regarding short-selling and margin account maintenance. Investor shares are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the Fund. Ordinary brokerage commissions apply.
The holdings listed do not constitute a recommendation to purchase or sell a particular security. Cash and/or derivative positions that are not part of the core investment strategy will not be reflected in the top holdings list.
NOT FDIC INSURED - MAY LOSE VALUE - NO BANK GUARANTEE
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Performance assumes reinvestment of all dividends and capital gains.
Includes, but is not limited to, unsettled activity from creation/redemption transactions and portfolio security trades and accrued interest.
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S&P 500 Equal Weighted USD Total Return Index
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