Principal California Municipal Fund

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    Principal California Municipal Fund

    Highlights

    Attractive tax-free income, singularly focused on mid-quality California municipal credit

    • Active management seeks the optimal spot on the yield curve and higher exposure to bonds rated A and BBB, in an effort to maximize yield.
    • Preference for revenue bonds that provide attractive relative yield and less sensitivity to business cycles.
    • Ability to participate in all California issues, exploiting market and sector dislocations, through credit research.

    Fund details

    as of 06/13/2024 unless indicated otherwise
    Fund ticker
    SRCMX
    CUSIP
    74254V695
    Benchmark
    Bloomberg California Municipal Bond Index
    NAV
    $9.86
    Total fund assets
    $602.4M
    Dividend frequency
    Daily
    Minimum investment
    $1,000.00
    Inception date
    07/25/1989
    Morningstar category
    Muni California Intermediate
    Investment approach
    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. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in California municipal obligations (securities issued by or on behalf of state or local governments and other public authorities) at the time of purchase. Generally, these municipal obligations pay interest that is exempt from state personal income tax and federal income tax.
    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.
    Fixed‐income investment options are subject to interest rate risk, and their value will decline as interest rates rise.
    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
    Morningstar percentile rankings are based on total returns and do not reflect the inclusion of sales charges. If sales charges were reflected, rankings could be lower.
    Performance assumes reinvestment of all dividends and capital gains.
    Principal Global Investors is the Investment Adviser of all funds included in the Principal Funds, Inc. Principal Funds are managed by Principal Global Investors, its boutique affiliates, and by many leading sub-advisors.
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    Bloomberg Municipal Bond: California Exempt Total Return Index Unhedged USD
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