Pruco Life's VUL Protector 2018
Monthly Performance Review - 8/31/2021

Past performance does not guarantee future results. Current performance may be lower or higher than the past performance data quoted. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's units, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost.
Monthly Performance Review - 8/31/2021
 Fund InformationMonthly Average Annual Total Returns
As of - 8/31/2021
Quarterly Average Annual Total
Returns
As of - 6/30/2021
Variable Investment Subaccounts Inception DateYTD
%
1 Year
%
3 Years
%
5 Years
%
10 Years
%
Since
Inception
%
1 Year
%
5 Years
%
10
Yrs/Since
Inception
%††
Asset Allocation:
AST AllianzGI World Trends PortfolioOpens a PDF11/19/200711.0219.3810.679.587.845.4924.839.517.04
AST Balanced Asset Allocation Portfolio Opens a PDF12/05/200510.6518.4210.319.999.016.7023.4810.088.18
AST BlackRock Global Strategies Portfolio Opens a PDF4/29/20119.7217.157.617.506.505.6322.737.535.82
AST Preservation Asset Allocation Portfolio Opens a PDF12/05/20055.5110.657.756.846.435.5313.656.955.96
AST T. Rowe Price Asset Allocation Portfolio Opens a PDF1/03/199410.4218.9111.0610.349.477.6225.1810.468.66
AST Wellington Management Hedged Equity Portfolio 9Opens a PDF12/05/20059.8818.328.738.858.405.3822.448.837.21
TOPS Aggressive Growth ETF 9Opens a PDF4/26/201116.3332.1211.7612.6410.699.0242.3513.219.42
TOPS Balanced ETF 9Opens a PDF4/26/20118.3316.028.067.296.315.6620.627.475.82
TOPS Conservative ETF 9Opens a PDF4/26/20115.5310.246.405.454.614.2912.655.484.32
TOPS Growth ETF 9Opens a PDF4/26/201114.0427.4010.8711.2210.288.8436.0611.689.20
TOPS Managed Risk Balanced ETF Opens a PDF6/09/20117.6213.676.666.224.864.7217.306.394.59
TOPS Managed Risk Growth ETF Opens a PDF4/26/201111.5519.657.348.245.614.9925.258.425.14
TOPS Managed Risk Moderate Growth ETF Opens a PDF6/09/20119.7817.057.227.545.575.4121.897.765.22
TOPS Moderate Growth ETF 9Opens a PDF4/26/201110.8421.019.609.327.876.8427.429.647.09
Balanced:
AST Advanced Strategies Portfolio Opens a PDF3/20/200612.8922.1811.3110.649.577.1927.6510.698.69
AST Fidelity Institutional AM(R) Quantitative Portfolio Opens a PDF3/20/200610.3919.969.088.787.745.2024.018.726.79
AST J.P. Morgan Tactical Preservation Portfolio 9,12Opens a PDF5/03/19936.9114.968.347.386.726.0420.437.396.14
AST Prudential Growth Allocation Portfolio Opens a PDF3/20/200614.1922.118.469.418.965.6026.669.477.68
PSF PGIM 50/50 Balanced Portfolio 14Opens a PDF4/17/198910.3315.0410.619.729.276.3019.379.538.62
PSF PGIM Flexible Managed Portfolio 14Opens a PDF4/17/198913.8818.8410.5710.6510.606.7823.2610.579.80
Fixed Income:
AST BlackRock/Loomis Sayles Bond Portfolio 9Opens a PDF1/03/1994-0.421.295.133.143.005.082.023.243.00
AST BlackRock Low Duration Bond Portfolio 9Opens a PDF5/01/19950.090.972.341.751.163.401.941.731.26
AST Global Bond Portfolio Opens a PDF7/13/2015-0.251.404.332.55No data available3.19-0.662.252.99
MFS Total Return Bond Series 9Opens a PDF10/24/1995-0.181.835.893.523.655.012.933.583.75
PSF PGIM Total Return Bond Portfolio 14Opens a PDF4/17/1989-0.042.416.404.294.625.753.264.374.72
PSF PGIM High Yield Bond Portfolio 14Opens a PDF4/17/19896.6212.738.217.477.397.1817.978.307.01
Global/International:
American Funds Insurance Series International Fund 9Opens a PDF5/01/19904.6023.788.7810.227.807.8434.1311.726.43
Calvert VP EAFE International Index Portfolio Opens a PDF12/17/200710.9425.268.238.776.192.2030.799.244.74
AST International Value Portfolio 9Opens a PDF5/01/19959.6223.024.646.125.004.5330.336.673.51
AST J.P. Morgan International Equity Portfolio 9Opens a PDF5/17/198910.4325.5811.5210.807.516.9331.3711.386.02
AST MFS Global Equity Portfolio 9Opens a PDF10/18/199915.3529.7714.5713.4712.247.8737.9413.8610.82
PSF Global Portfolio 14Opens a PDF4/17/198917.9330.4215.3415.4212.547.7138.9915.4910.91
Large-Cap Blend:
American Funds Insurance Series Growth-Income Fund Opens a PDF4/17/198919.1328.5114.5616.0914.9410.4234.2715.9913.46
BNY Mellon Sustainable U.S. Equity Portfolio 9Opens a PDF1/02/200121.3229.9820.8117.8114.816.2436.8917.1613.05
Fidelity (R)VIP Index 500 Portfolio Opens a PDF1/12/200021.1030.3817.3617.3115.656.8639.9616.9414.16
Calvert VP Nasdaq 100 Index Portfolio Opens a PDF10/30/201520.6928.2926.6826.05No data available22.5242.9026.3021.80
MFS Value Series 9Opens a PDF1/02/200220.2832.8812.5111.7713.078.6636.6311.4911.50
PSF Stock Index Portfolio 14Opens a PDF4/17/198921.1030.4117.4317.3815.7410.4539.9917.0114.25
Large-Cap Growth:
American Funds Insurance Series Growth Fund 9Opens a PDF4/17/198917.4933.8925.9925.0818.7013.1052.9625.2217.29
American Funds IS Washington Mutual Investors Fund17Opens a PDF7/05/200118.5929.7510.9211.7413.056.9736.1511.6011.78
AST Loomis Sayles Large-Cap Growth Portfolio 9Opens a PDF12/22/199718.8023.3521.6220.4517.9810.4836.3621.0516.41
AST MFS Growth Portfolio 9Opens a PDF10/18/199921.2325.5122.8323.1018.517.6934.8022.3116.94
AST T. Rowe Price Large Cap Growth Portfolio 9Opens a PDF5/01/199618.1426.3922.5625.4019.9710.1741.1525.7618.54
Fidelity(R) VIP Contrafund (SM) Portfolio 9Opens a PDF1/03/199522.3525.9520.6119.2015.8612.0035.3518.4914.09
PSF PGIM Jennison Blend Portfolio 14Opens a PDF4/17/198917.6327.7418.3519.1614.549.2941.6419.2113.08
PSF PGIM Jennison Focused Blend Portfolio 14Opens a PDF5/03/199915.7624.1618.2419.2014.249.4641.3919.5013.07
PSF PGIM Jennison Growth Portfolio 14Opens a PDF4/25/199516.9724.5526.8226.7320.0211.9343.7026.6718.50
Large-Cap Value:
AST Hotchkis & Wiley Large-Cap Value 1Opens a PDF1/03/199424.3053.619.6912.5413.097.5462.8913.9011.96
AST T. Rowe Price Large-Cap Value Portfolio Opens a PDF10/23/200020.6240.8710.4910.799.785.6748.1311.418.35
Franklin Income VIP Fund 9Opens a PDF1/06/199912.0421.926.647.236.956.7825.597.706.25
Invesco V.I. Growth and Income Opens a PDF12/23/199622.2944.679.4511.2611.948.9251.8112.1310.52
PSF PGIM Jennison Value Portfolio 14Opens a PDF4/17/198921.7936.2811.2412.4710.779.4943.4212.619.21
Templeton Growth VIP Fund 9Opens a PDF1/06/19996.8720.723.586.597.074.4830.758.075.67
Mid-Cap Blend:
BNY Mellon MidCap Stock Portfolio 9Opens a PDF1/02/200121.5445.318.589.9511.906.1451.9610.1710.38
Calvert VP S&P MidCap 400 Index Portfolio Opens a PDF10/01/200719.7243.7111.3512.8712.919.0652.1413.4111.41
Mid-Cap Growth:
AST Mid-Cap Growth Portfolio 9Opens a PDF5/01/200011.6329.1618.7517.8015.054.2435.6717.2713.23
Fidelity(R) VIP MidCap Portfolio 9Opens a PDF12/28/199819.1042.5611.1412.9911.7412.3655.4313.5110.70
PSF Mid-Cap Growth Portfolio 14Opens a PDF9/22/200011.5931.1124.1520.7715.608.5043.0520.5214.22
Money Market:
PSF PGIM Government Money Market Portfolio
7-Day Current Net Yield as of 8/31/2021:-0.26% 14Opens a PDF
4/17/1989-0.12-0.210.710.620.192.57-0.250.620.19
Small-Cap Blend:
PSF Small-Cap Value Portfolio 14Opens a PDF9/22/200019.4649.476.229.6511.338.5461.7511.279.93
Specialty:
MFS Utilities Series Portfolio 9Opens a PDF1/03/19959.4122.7711.5910.469.3911.0720.528.648.15
Neuberger Berman AMT Sustainable Equity Portfolio 9Opens a PDF5/01/200617.5133.8514.4914.8013.369.0344.0615.0911.84

The average annual total returns reflect the reinvestment of all dividends and capital gains, and the deduction of investment management fees, expenses, as well as contract’s specific Mortality and Expense Risk Charge. The returns do not reflect other life insurance policy charges (sales, administration, and actual cost of insurance) nor any applicable surrender or lapse charges, which would significantly lower the stated returns. You may obtain a personalized illustration, from your licensed financial professional, which reflects the cost of your policy's insurance protection.

The yield quotation more closely reflects the current earnings of the fund than the total return quotation.
The table above shows the historical performance of the subaccounts of Pruco Life’s Variable Universal Account, which was established, April 17, 1989. The performance in this table assumes that the subaccount was available from inception of the separate account that supports your variable life policy or, in cases where the subaccount was created after the separate account, from inception date of the subaccount. Performance may be hypothetical for periods prior to when the subaccount was added to the separate account, when indicated by a footnote.
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Investors should consider the contract and the underlying portfolios' investment objectives, risks, and charges and expenses carefully before investing. The contract's prospectus and the underlying portfolio prospectus contain information relating to investment objectives, risks, and charges and expenses as well as other important information. You should read the prospectuses carefully before investing.
An investment in the Prudential Series Fund Government Money Market Portfolio is neither insured nor guaranteed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or any other government agency. Although the Portfolio seeks to preserve the value of your investment at $10.00 per share, it is possible to lose money by investing in the Portfolio. The yield quotation more closely reflects the current earnings of the Money Market Portfolio than the total return quotation.
The Prudential Series Fund (PSF) and Advanced Series Trust (AST) investment portfolios are available to the public only through variable life and variable annuity contracts. The performance of these portfolios is not related to that of any other retail mutual funds, despite any similarities in their names, investment objectives or policies.
Life insurance policies contain exclusions, limitations, reductions of benefits, and terms for keeping them in force. For cost and complete details for coverage, contact your licensed financial professional or refer to the prospectus.
Pruco Life's VUL Protector (2018) variable universal life insurance is issued by Pruco Life Insurance Company in all states except New York, located at 213 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102. It is offered through Pruco Securities, LLC (member SIPC), 751 Broad Street, Newark, NJ 07102, and broker-dealers who have entered into agreements with Pruco Securities, LLC. All are Prudential Financial companies. Each is solely responsible for its own financial condition and contractual obligations.
The VUL Protector contract (2018) is offered under form numbers VULPR-2018 or ICC18 VULPR-2018. A state abbreviation may follow the form number. Your contract's form number is located in the lower left hand corner of the first page of your contract. Investment Options may not be available through all brokers.

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Footnotes

††Since Inception returns are presented for investment options with less than ten years of performance, otherwise the performance reflects for the ten year period.

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