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PGDCX Principal Global Div Inc C

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Fund PGDCX Principal Global Div Inc C TBAYX Touchstone Dynamic Diversified Income Y  
Similarity
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100% 89%
Annual Fees
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$190.82
(1.84% Exp. Ratio)
$113.04
(1.09% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 3.71% annual return
$17,071.28 $21,450.41
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$4,379.13
Return
As of 11/30/16
1 YR RETURN 4.94%
3 YR 3.14%
5 YR 6.03%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 5.45%
3 YR 3.48%
5 YR 6.86%
10 YR 4.61%
Description
The investment seeks income. The fund generally invests a majority of its assets in fixed income securities, such as high yield bonds (also known as "junk" bonds), preferred securities, commercial mortgage-backed securities, and emerging market debt securities, in an effort to provide incremental yields over a portfolio of government securities. In addition, it invests in equity securities to provide incremental dividend yields and diversify fixed-income related risks in the fund.
The investment seeks to provide investors with current income. The fund is a "fund-of-funds," which seeks to achieve its investment goal by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of fixed-income and equity-income oriented underlying funds (although a portion of its assets may be invested in cash, cash equivalents, or in money market funds). The majority of the underlying funds in which the fund invests will be affiliated funds.

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