About Putnam High Income Securities Fund (NYSE:PCF)
Putnam 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
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Putnam High Income Securities Fund (NYSE:PCF) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Putnam High Income Securities Fund's stock symbol?
Putnam High Income Securities Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PCF."
How often does Putnam High Income Securities Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Putnam High Income Securities Fund?
Putnam High Income Securities Fund announced a monthly dividend on Monday, January 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.0283 per share on Thursday, March 1st. This represents a $0.34 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 22nd. View Putnam High Income Securities Fund's Dividend History.
Who are some of Putnam High Income Securities Fund's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Putnam High Income Securities Fund include Oaktree Strategic Income (OCSI), Medley Capital (MCC), TriplePoint Venture Growth BDC (TPVG), Invesco Bond Fund (VBF), Stellus Capital Investment (SCM), Kayne Anderson Energy Development (KED), BlackRock LT Municipal Advantage Trust (BTA), OFS Capital (OFS), GSV Capital (GSVC), StoneCastle Financial (BANX), Voya Asia Pacific High Divid Eqt Incm Fd (IAE), Special Opportunities Fund (SPE), Horizon Technology Finance (HRZN), KCAP Financial (KCAP), Capitala Finance (CPTA), American Capital Senior Floating (ACSF), Alcentra Capital (ABDC) and Great Elm Capital (GECC).
Who are Putnam High Income Securities Fund's key executives?
Putnam High Income Securities 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 Securities Fund stock?
Putnam High Income Securities Fund's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include
BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLC
(14.72%), Bulldog Investors LLC (12.75%), Sit Investment Associates Inc. (6.90%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (2.18%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.33%) and W.G. Shaheen & Associates DBA Whitney & Co (0.74%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Putnam High Income Securities Fund.
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How do I buy Putnam High Income Securities Fund stock?
Shares of Putnam High Income Securities 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 Securities Fund's stock price today?
One share of Putnam High Income Securities Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.92.
How big of a company is Putnam High Income Securities Fund?
Putnam High Income Securities Fund has a market capitalization of $114.87 million.
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Putnam High Income Securities Fund (NYSE:PCF) Dividend Information
|Dividend Growth:||-3.50% (3 Year Average)|
Putnam High Income Securities Fund (NYSE:PCF) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Putnam High Income Securities Fund (NYSE PCF) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 34.57%
Putnam High Income Securities Fund (NYSE PCF) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|2/1/2018||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||23,948||$9.14||$218,884.72|| |
|1/30/2018||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||4,297||$9.13||$39,231.61|| |
|1/25/2018||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||3,358||$9.19||$30,860.02|| |
|1/18/2018||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||260,243||$9.10||$2,368,211.30|| |
|1/16/2018||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||13,750||$9.10||$125,125.00|| |
|1/11/2018||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||6,337||$9.10||$57,666.70|| |
|1/3/2018||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||200||$9.06||$1,812.00|| |
|12/21/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||2,189||$8.97||$19,635.33|| |
|11/17/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||3,164||$8.94||$28,286.16|| |
|11/14/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||18,600||$8.90||$165,540.00|| |
|11/10/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||25,907||$8.94||$231,608.58|| |
|11/7/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||6,560||$9.00||$59,040.00|| |
|10/30/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||7,609||$8.95||$68,100.55|| |
|10/27/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||19,433||$8.92||$173,342.36|| |
|10/25/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||9,501||$8.92||$84,748.92|| |
|10/23/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||2,800||$8.96||$25,088.00|| |
|10/19/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||700||$8.96||$6,272.00|| |
|10/11/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||35,885||$8.91||$319,735.35|| |
|9/13/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||8,908||$8.75||$77,945.00|| |
|9/11/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||21,200||$8.72||$184,864.00|| |
|9/7/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||39,275||$8.69||$341,299.75|| |
|2/8/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||7,584||$8.50||$64,464.00|| |
|2/6/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||59,526||$8.44||$502,399.44|| |
|2/2/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||18,169||$8.42||$152,982.98|| |
|1/31/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||31,812||$8.38||$266,584.56|| |
|1/27/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||43,818||$8.43||$369,385.74|| |
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