NYSE:PPT - Putnam Premier Income Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $4.92 +0.05 (+1.03 %) (As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$4.92Today's Range$4.84 - $4.9352-Week Range$4.84 - $5.50Volume584,236 shsAverage Volume358,372 shsMarket Capitalization$528.76 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield6.33%Beta0.4 ProfileDiscussionChartDividendFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email There is no company description available for Putnam Premier Income Trust. Receive PPT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PPT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:PPT Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A WebN/A PhoneN/A Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/A Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/A Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/A Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares107,250,000Market Cap$528.76 million OptionableNot Optionable Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) Frequently Asked Questions What is Putnam Premier Income Trust's stock symbol? Putnam Premier Income Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PPT." How often does Putnam Premier Income Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Putnam Premier Income Trust? Putnam Premier Income Trust announced a monthly dividend on Monday, October 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.026 per share on Monday, December 3rd. This represents a $0.31 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 21st. View Putnam Premier Income Trust's Dividend History. Has Putnam Premier Income Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about PPT stock has trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Putnam Premier Income Trust earned a media sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the investment management company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Putnam Premier Income Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Putnam Premier Income Trust include Nuveen Municipal Value Fund (NUV), Adams Diversified Equity Fund (ADX), Gabelli Equity Trust (GAB), Tri-Continental (TY), PIMCO Corporate&Income Opportunity Fund (PTY), Royce Value Trust (RVT), Tortoise Energy Infrastructure (TYG), Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA), Hercules Capital (HTGC), Boulder Growth & Income Fund (BIF), Apollo Investment (AINV), PIMCO High Income Fund (PHK), AllianceBernstein Global Hgh Incm Fd (AWF), General American Investors (GAM) and Solar Capital (SLRC). Who are Putnam Premier Income Trust's key executives? Putnam Premier Income Trust's management team includes the folowing people: Jameson A. Baxter, Independent Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 74)Robert L. Reynolds, President, Trustee (Age 65)Jonathan S. Horwitz, Principal Executive Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer, Compliance Liaison (Age 61)James Clark, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 43)Janet C. Smith, Principal Accounting Officer, Vice President, Assistant Treasurer (Age 52)Michael J. Higgins, Vice President, Treasurer and Clerk (Age 41)Nancy E. Florek, Vice President, Assistant Clerk, Assistant Treasurer, Corporate Governance, Director - Proxy Voting and Corporate Governance (Age 60)Susan G. Malloy, Vice President, Assistant Treasurer (Age 60)Robert T. Burns, Chief Legal Officer, Vice President (Age 56)Mark C. Trenchard, Vice President, BSA Compliance Officer (Age 55) Who are Putnam Premier Income Trust's major shareholders? Putnam Premier Income Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.68%), Arlington Capital Management Inc. (0.83%), Commonwealth Equity Services LLC (0.45%), MML Investors Services LLC (0.28%), Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.18%) and Sanders Morris Harris LLC (0.08%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Putnam Premier Income Trust. Which institutional investors are selling Putnam Premier Income Trust stock? PPT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arlington Capital Management Inc. and Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Putnam Premier Income Trust. Which institutional investors are buying Putnam Premier Income Trust stock? PPT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including MML Investors Services LLC, Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Sanders Morris Harris LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Private Advisor Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Putnam Premier Income Trust. How do I buy shares of Putnam Premier Income Trust? Shares of PPT 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 Premier Income Trust's stock price today? One share of PPT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.92. How big of a company is Putnam Premier Income Trust? Putnam Premier Income Trust has a market capitalization of $528.76 million. MarketBeat Community Rating for Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE PPT)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 90 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 103 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 193MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Putnam Premier Income Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PPT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PPT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why do company’s buyback their stock?