Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) announced a monthly dividend on Monday, November 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 23rd will be given a dividend of 0.026 per share by the investment management company on Tuesday, January 3rd. This represents a $0.31 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.49%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 21st.

Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) traded up 0.75% during midday trading on Monday, reaching $4.81. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 236,203 shares. Putnam Premier Income Trust has a 1-year low of $4.41 and a 1-year high of $5.06. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $4.83 and a 200 day moving average price of $4.79.

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About Putnam Premier Income Trust

Putnam Premier Income Trust (the Fund) is a closed-end fund seeking high current income by investing in a range of fixed-income securities globally. The investment objective of the Fund is to seek to provide high current income. Its portfolio includes agency pass-through, commercial mortgage-backed securities (MBSs), high-yield corporate bonds, agency collateralized mortgage obligations (CMOs), emerging-market bonds, residential MBS (non-agency), international treasury/agency, investment-grade corporate bonds, bank loans and equity investments.

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