Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) announced a monthly dividend on Monday, October 23rd, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 24th will be given a dividend of 0.026 per share by the investment management company on Friday, December 1st. This represents a $0.31 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 22nd.

Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE PPT) traded up 0.11% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $5.41. 166,355 shares of the stock traded hands. Putnam Premier Income Trust has a 1-year low of $4.72 and a 1-year high of $5.68. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $5.35 and a 200-day moving average price of $5.32.

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About Putnam Premier Income Trust

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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