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Principal Mutual Fund

Principal Tax Savings (Growth)

EquityTax Saving

Top Ranked

336.63

NAV (Oct 21)

15.2%
5 Year CAGR
Scripbox Opinion

Top Ranked

Principal Tax Savings (Growth) is a good choice within tax saving mutual funds.

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Tax saving funds provides inflation beating growth over the long term and is suitable for investment objectives with duration of 10-15 years or longer (minimum 5 years).

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Track Record

25 Years. The fund has an Extended history for analysis and the track record is excellent.

Relative Size

602 Cr. Medium within the category

Category View

Superior. The category has a superior investment outlook

Consistency Of Performance

Relatively moderate. The historical performance of the fund has been OK

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    Historical growth rate of 12% per annum
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    Recommended Duration > 5 years
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    3 Years
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Historical NAV

336.63

NAV (Oct 21)

Fund Returns

Last 1Y
62.1%
Last 3Y
20.6%
Last 5Y
15.2%
Last 10Y
18%
Since Inception
16.6%
6 Month CAGR
31.6%
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Scheme Information

Investment Objective

To build a high quality growth-oriented portfolio to provide long-term capital gains to the investors. The scheme aims at providing returns through capital appreciation.

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Low to Moderate

Moderate

Moderately High

High

Very High

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Very High Risk

Expense Ratio
2.49
Launched (25y ago)
Mar 31, 1996
AUM in Crores
601.727
ISIN
INF173K01361
Lock-in
3
Benchmark
IISL Nifty 500 TR INR
SIP Minimum
500
Lumpsum Min.
500
Fund Managers
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Sudhir Kedia

Fund Manager

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Returns Calculator Comparison

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InstrumentReturnsTotal CorpusGainsAnnualised %
Mutual Fund70%₹ 9,65,796 ₹ 2,33,18411.25%
EPF70% ₹ 9,00,761 ₹ 1,68,1498.50%
Property70% ₹ 8,67,662 ₹ 1,35,0507.00%
PPF70% ₹ 8,69,819 ₹ 1,37,2077.10%
Bank FD70% ₹ 8,46,471 ₹ 1,13,8596.00%
Gold70% ₹ 8,46,471 ₹ 1,13,8596.00%
Savings Bank70% ₹ 8,25,950 ₹ 93,3385.00%

Disclaimer: Products compared like fixed deposits may provide fixed guaranteed returns. Mutual Funds investments are subject to market risk, read all scheme related documents carefully before investing. Past performance is not an indicator of future returns.

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Tax Saver Plan

Invest in a scientifically curated set of tax saving funds (ELSS) which are designed to help you save tax under Sec. 80C while offering the opportunity for growth in line with equity returns.

  • Inflation beating returns
    Inflation beating returns
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    Save Tax
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Comparison with Equity Funds

Fund NameScripbox OpinionFund SizeTrack Record

SBI Focused Equity Fund (G)

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₹ 20,371 cr

5

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₹ 5,357 cr

5

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₹ 5,218 cr

5

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₹ 3,953 cr

5

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₹ 3,346 cr

5

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About the AMC

Principal Asset Management Private Limited

Principal Asset Management Private Limited manages assets worth 9,397 crores and was set up on 20 November 1994. It's current offering of mutual fund schemes includes 30 equity,31 debt and 16 hybrid funds.

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  • Fund NameScripbox Opinion
    Till Date CAGR
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    25.2%

    16.4%

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    24.7%

    25.3%

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    4.6%

    6.5%

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    20.7%

    13.6%

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    20.6%

    16.6%

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    Tax Saver Plan

    Invest in a scientifically curated set of tax saving funds (ELSS) which are designed to help you save tax under Sec. 80C while offering the opportunity for growth in line with equity returns.

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      Historical growth rate of 12% per annum
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      Recommended Duration > 5 years
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      3 Years
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      Save Tax
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      One-click investing and tracking
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      Zero fees for all your investments
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    Impact of Interest Rates

    Impact of Interest Rates

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    About Principal Tax Savings (G)

    About Principal Tax Savings (G)

    Principal Tax Savings (G) is a Tax Saving Equity fund and has delivered an annualised return of 16.6% over a period of 25 years. . The fund is managed by Principal Asset Management Private Limited. The fund manager’s name is Sudhir Kedia

    Principal Tax Savings (G) Investment Objective

    To build a high quality growth-oriented portfolio to provide long-term capital gains to the investors. The scheme aims at providing returns through capital appreciation. . However, there is no assurance that the objective of the scheme will be realized.

    Principal Tax Savings (G) NAV,AUM,Risk

    The Principal Tax Savings (G) fund was launched on Mar 31, 1996. The NAV (Net Asset Value) of this Tax Saving Equity fund as of 2021-10-21 is ₹336.63. The total AUM (Asset Under Management) of the fund as of 22/10/2021 is ₹601.727. The category risk of the Principal Tax Savings (G) fund is Very High Risk. The fund charges 2.49 % as expense ratio.

    Principal Tax Savings (G) Holdings

    The fund’s highest allocation is towards Equity and has invested 99.5% in this asset class. The top three holdings of the fund are , icici bank ltd , infosys ltd , hdfc bank ltd , polycab india ltd , reliance industries ltd. , ashok leyland ltd , bharti airtel ltd , state bank of india , tata consultancy services ltd , maruti suzuki india ltd , axis bank ltd , kotak mahindra bank ltd , united spirits ltd , tata steel ltd , hindustan unilever ltd , housing development finance corp ltd , zee entertainment enterprises ltd , bank of baroda , the federal bank ltd , coforge ltd , itc ltd , schaeffler india ltd , abb india ltd , britannia industries ltd , larsen & toubro ltd , vip industries ltd , indian bank , sun pharmaceuticals industries ltd , crompton greaves consumer electricals ltd , pvr ltd , ntpc ltd , ipca laboratories ltd , mindtree ltd , beml ltd , icra ltd , canara bank , subros ltd , multi commodity exchange of india ltd , icici lombard general insurance co ltd , indusind bank ltd , astral ltd , cipla ltd , tata motors ltd , sbi life insurance company limited , bharat petroleum corp ltd , max financial services ltd , ultratech cement ltd , sona blw precision forgings ltd , divi's laboratories ltd , pi industries ltd , minda industries ltd , dr reddy's laboratories ltd , treps 01-oct-2021 , computer age management services ltd ordinary shares , ceat ltd , nuvoco vista corp ltd , uti asset management co ltd , cholamandalam investment and finance co ltd , zomato ltd , kansai nerolac paints ltd , sbi cards and payment services ltd ordinary shares , wipro ltd , aurobindo pharma ltd , net receivable / payable

    Principal Tax Savings (G) Sip

    The minimum SIP (Systematic Investment Plan) amount for this is ₹500 and you can increase this in multiples of ₹ 100. In case you want to invest a lump sum, the minimum amount to be invested is ₹ 500.

    Principal Tax Savings (G) Investment volatility and Horizon

    This fund is meant for investors with a minimum investment horizon of 5-7 years. Due to the asset class nature, expect volatility in your investments over the short term. The fund is benchmarked to IISL Nifty 500 TR INR

    Principal Tax Savings (G) Review

    Principal Tax Savings (G) has a score of 4 on a scale of 5. The fund scores 5 out of 5 based on historical performance. As compared to the other funds in its category, Principal Tax Savings (G) has a score of 3 out of 5 Scipbox has rated this fund 4 out of 5 based on consistency of performance over various years / tenures.

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