Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) announced a monthly dividend on Monday, September 18th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 24th will be given a dividend of 0.026 per share by the investment management company on Wednesday, November 1st. This represents a $0.31 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, October 23rd.

Shares of Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) opened at 5.41 on Wednesday. Putnam Premier Income Trust has a 12-month low of $4.72 and a 12-month high of $5.68. The company’s 50 day moving average is $5.35 and its 200 day moving average is $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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