Putnam Premier Income Trust ( PPT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 20, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.026 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 02, 2016. Shareholders who purchased PPT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 42nd quarter that PPT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $4.74, the dividend yield is 6.58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PPT was $4.74, representing a -10.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.28 and a 7.42% increase over the 52 week low of $4.41.