Putnam High Income Bond Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:PCF)

$8.97 0.02 (0.22 %)
(As of 11/20/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$8.95
Today's Range$8.96 - $8.99
52-Week Range$7.74 - $9.10
Volume16,643 shs
Average Volume30,899 shs
Market Capitalization$116.14 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.07%
Beta0.71

About Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)

Putnam High Income Bond Fund logoPutnam High Income Securities Fund is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund provides high current income as a primary objective and capital appreciation as a secondary objective. The Fund pursues its objective by investing in convertible bonds and convertible preferred stocks. The Fund also invests in high-yielding non-convertible securities with the potential for capital appreciation. It is a business trust. The Fund provides investment services across a range of equity, fixed income, absolute return and alternative strategies. The Fund invests in various industries, such as technology, electronics, financials, banking, healthcare, communication services, pharmaceuticals, food, telecommunications and medical technology. Putnam Investment Management, LLC is the investment manager of the Fund. Putnam Investments Limited is the investment sub-advisor of the Fund.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Closed End Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Finance
  • Symbol: NYSE:PCF
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.36
  • Dividend Yield: 4.1%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 12,980,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)

What is Putnam High Income Bond Fund's stock symbol?

Putnam High Income Bond Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PCF."

How often does Putnam High Income Bond Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Putnam High Income Bond Fund?

Putnam High Income Bond Fund announced a monthly dividend on Monday, November 20th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, January 24th will be given a dividend of $0.0283 per share on Thursday, February 1st. This represents a $0.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, January 23rd. View Putnam High Income Bond Fund's Dividend History.

Who are some of Putnam High Income Bond Fund's key competitors?

Who are Putnam High Income Bond Fund's key executives?

Putnam High Income Bond Fund's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John A Hill, Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 75)
  • Robert L. Reynolds, President, Trustee (Age 65)
  • Jonathan S. Horwitz, Principal Executive Officer, Executive Vice President, Compliance Liaison (Age 61)
  • Jameson A. Baxter, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board (Age 74)
  • Steven D. Krichmar, Vice President, Principal Financial Officer (Age 58)
  • Janet C. Smith, Vice President, Principal Accounting Officer, Assistant Treasurer (Age 52)
  • Robert R. Leveille, Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 48)
  • Michael J. Higgins, Vice President,Treasurer, Clerk (Age 41)
  • Nancy E. Florek, Vice President, Director of Proxy Voting and Corporate Governance, Assistant Clerk, and Associate Treasurer (Age 60)
  • Susan G. Malloy, Vice President, Assistant Treasurer (Age 60)

Who owns Putnam High Income Bond Fund stock?

Putnam High Income Bond Fund's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLC (12.34%), Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.00%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (4.55%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.25%), Shaker Financial Services LLC (0.32%) and National Planning Corp (0.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Putnam High Income Bond Fund.

Who bought Putnam High Income Bond Fund stock? Who is buying Putnam High Income Bond Fund stock?

Putnam High Income Bond Fund's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sit Investment Associates Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Advisors Asset Management Inc., National Planning Corp and Shaker Financial Services LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Putnam High Income Bond Fund.

How do I buy Putnam High Income Bond Fund stock?

Shares of Putnam High Income Bond Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Putnam High Income Bond Fund's stock price today?

One share of Putnam High Income Bond Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.97.

How big of a company is Putnam High Income Bond Fund?

Putnam High Income Bond Fund has a market capitalization of $116.14 million.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE PCF)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  47 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  44 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  91
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Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy RatingsNo ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A

Consensus Price Target History for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)

Price Target History for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)

Analysts' Ratings History for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)

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Earnings

Earnings History for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)


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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)

Next Dividend:2/1/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:4.01%
Dividend Growth:-7.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Frequency:Monthly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)

Dividend History by Quarter for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE PCF)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/20/2017monthly$0.033.79%1/23/20181/24/20182/1/2018
11/20/2017monthly$0.033.79%12/21/201712/22/20171/2/2018
10/23/2017monthly$0.033.78%11/22/201711/24/201712/1/2017
9/18/2017monthly$0.033.84%10/23/201710/24/201711/1/2017
8/10/2017monthly$0.033.94%9/21/20179/22/201710/2/2017
8/9/2017monthly$0.033.94%8/22/20178/24/20179/1/2017
6/26/2017monthly$0.034.21%7/20/20177/24/20178/1/2017
5/22/2017monthly$0.034.24%6/21/20176/23/20177/3/2017
4/21/2017monthly$0.034.27%5/22/20175/24/20176/1/2017
3/17/2017$0.034/20/20174/24/20175/1/2017
1/31/2017monthly$0.034.41%3/22/20173/24/20174/3/2017
1/31/2017monthly$0.034.41%2/21/20172/23/20173/1/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE PCF)

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 33.74%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE:PCF)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE PCF)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/14/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy18,600$8.90$165,540.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy25,907$8.94$231,608.58View SEC Filing  
11/7/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy6,560$9.00$59,040.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy7,609$8.95$68,100.55View SEC Filing  
10/27/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy19,433$8.92$173,342.36View SEC Filing  
10/25/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy9,501$8.92$84,748.92View SEC Filing  
10/23/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy2,800$8.96$25,088.00View SEC Filing  
10/19/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy700$8.96$6,272.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy35,885$8.91$319,735.35View SEC Filing  
9/13/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy8,908$8.75$77,945.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy21,200$8.72$184,864.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy39,275$8.69$341,299.75View SEC Filing  
2/8/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy7,584$8.50$64,464.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy59,526$8.44$502,399.44View SEC Filing  
2/2/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy18,169$8.42$152,982.98View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy31,812$8.38$266,584.56View SEC Filing  
1/27/2017Bulldog Investors, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy43,818$8.43$369,385.74View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Putnam High Income Bond Fund (NYSE PCF)

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DateHeadline
Putnam High Income Bond Fund (PCF) Plans $0.03 Monthly DividendPutnam High Income Bond Fund (PCF) Plans $0.03 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 6:27 PM
Putnam High Income Bond Fund (PCF) Announces $0.03 Monthly DividendPutnam High Income Bond Fund (PCF) Announces $0.03 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 6:26 PM
Putnam High Income Bond Fund Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.03 (PCF)Putnam High Income Bond Fund Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.03 (PCF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 23 at 6:44 PM
Putnam declares monthly distribution on fundsPutnam declares monthly distribution on funds
seekingalpha.com - October 12 at 8:08 AM
Putnam Announces Distribution Rates for Closed-End FundsPutnam Announces Distribution Rates for Closed-End Funds
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 3:18 PM
Putnam High Income Bond Fund (PCF) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.03Putnam High Income Bond Fund (PCF) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.03
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 5:44 PM
Putnam High Income Bond Fund (PCF) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.03Putnam High Income Bond Fund (PCF) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.03
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 6:18 PM
Putnam High Income Bond Fund (PCF) Plans Dividend of $0.03Putnam High Income Bond Fund (PCF) Plans Dividend of $0.03
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 2:20 PM

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This page was last updated on 11/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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