Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) announced a monthly dividend on Monday, June 26th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Monday, July 24th will be given a dividend of 0.026 per share by the investment management company on Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a $0.31 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 20th.

Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE PPT) traded up 0.75% during midday trading on Monday, reaching $5.40. The company had a trading volume of 506,006 shares. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $5.23 and a 200-day moving average price of $5.18. Putnam Premier Income Trust has a one year low of $4.60 and a one year high of $5.48.

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Putnam Premier Income Trust Company Profile

Putnam Premier Income Trust (the Fund) is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund seeks high current income consistent with the preservation of capital by allocating its investments among the United States Government sector, high yield sector and international sector of the fixed-income securities market.

Dividend History for Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT)

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