Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) declared a monthly dividend on Monday, January 29th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 23rd will be paid a dividend of 0.026 per share by the investment management company on Monday, April 2nd. This represents a $0.31 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 22nd.
Shares of Putnam Premier Income Trust (PPT) traded down $0.07 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $5.12. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 904,916 shares, compared to its average volume of 436,306. Putnam Premier Income Trust has a 1-year low of $5.07 and a 1-year high of $5.68.
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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.
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