Putnam Premier Income Trust ( PPT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 22, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.026 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 01, 2015. Shareholders who purchased PPT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 30th quarter that PPT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $5.25, the dividend yield is 5.94%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PPT was $5.25, representing a -7.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.65 and a 3.35% increase over the 52 week low of $5.08.