Principal Core Fixed Income is led by an experienced team, but recent team changes and process enhancements suggest a wait-and-see approach. It earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral on its cheaper share classes, while its more expensive share classes earn a Negative.
Will PIOIX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable PIOIX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the PIOIX management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
The Parent Pillar is our rating of PIOIX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.