PIMCO Funds(7)

REITs with Extra Inflation Protection

PIMCO RealEstateRealReturn Strategy Fund

Jun 19, 2019

By investing in REITs and TIPS, the PIMCO RealEstateRealReturn Strategy Fund aims to provide returns and protect against inflationary pressures with a single allocation. Portfolio manager Nicholas Johnson explains how in the long term REITs provide returns that reflect the valuations linked to physical assets while TIPS offer an added layer of inflation protection.

Strengthening Credit Fundamentals

PIMCO Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund

US> Large-Cap > Value

Jun 04, 2012

Gaining access to bonds of companies with improving credit fundamentals provides investors with solid investment potential while avoiding excessive risk. Mark Kiesel, portfolio manager of the PIMCO Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund, utilizes the company’s analyst infrastructure to scour the globe for companies with growth prospects and leadership positions in their industries.

Real Returns in All Assets

PIMCO All Asset Fund, PIMCO All Asset All Authority Fund

US> Large-Cap > Growth

Mar 13, 2009

In a bleak market environment of heavy losses across the board, investors seem to forget that only real returns assure no loss of capital at the end of the day. Using dynamic asset allocation strategies, PIMCO’s All Asset Fund and All Asset All Authority Fund focus on long-term growth of purchasing power. Portfolio manager Robert D. Arnott goes beyond mainstream stocks and bonds to provide true diversification and risk optimization.

The Eighth Wonder of the World

PIMCO NJF Equity Income Fund

US> Small-Cap > Value

Aug 28, 2003

The atmosphere at Dallas, Texas-based NFJ Investment Group is relaxed, says Jeff Partenheimer, lead manager of the PIMCO NFJ Equity Income Fund. Take your time searching for the best companies paying the highest dividends, get them at the right price and just relax and wait. That process has beaten the benchmark Russell 1000 Value Index.

Bend but Not Break

PIMCO Income Fund

US> Small-Cap > Core

Nov 09, 2016

If patience is key in the world of income-oriented investing, creativity and flexibility to changing scenarios are equally important. Daniel Ivascyn, portfolio manager of the PIMCO Income Fund, marries top-down macro analysis with bottom-up security selection based on relative value across bond sectors and geographies in order to seek consistent streams of returns. 

Absolute Return in Mortgage Opportunities

PIMCO Mortgage Opportunities Fund

Aug 17, 2016

Traditional mortgage mutual funds tend to focus on a narrow set of opportunities and perform in line with traditional bond markets. Dan Hyman, portfolio manager of the PIMCO Mortgage Opportunities Fund, looks for opportunities across the broader securitized mortgage market, including Agency and non-Agency, residential and commercial and U.S. and non-U.S. MBS. This approach can offer investors the flexibility to take advantage of a variety of interest rate and credit market environments.

Relative Value with Risk Management

PIMCO Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund

US> Large-Cap > Value

Feb 09, 2016

Investing in the vast and dynamic corporate bond space requires a combination of research resources and a steady hand to guide a portfolio’s selection process. Mark Kiesel has been at the helm of the PIMCO Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund for more than a decade, focusing on rigorous research and personal visits as part of his company screening approach.