News articles about Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Putnam Premier Income Trust earned a coverage optimism score of 0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the investment management company an impact score of 45.0628966641524 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Shares of Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) traded up $0.04 during trading on Friday, reaching $5.17. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 558,279 shares, compared to its average volume of 459,533. Putnam Premier Income Trust has a fifty-two week low of $5.05 and a fifty-two week high of $5.68.

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, March 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 23rd will be issued a dividend of $0.026 per share. This represents a $0.31 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 22nd.

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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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