Putnam Premier Income Trust ( PPT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 21, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.026 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PPT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 43rd quarter that PPT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $5.27, the dividend yield is 5.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PPT was $5.27, representing a -0.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.31 and a 17.11% increase over the 52 week low of $4.50.
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