Putnam Announces Dividend Rates for Open-End Funds

BOSTON--()--The Trustees of The Putnam Funds declare the following distributions today.

       

RECORD

PAYMENT

FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS

DATE

DATE

 

Putnam California Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class B Shares (PCTBX)

$0.0044 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam California Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class C Shares (PCTCX)

$0.0044 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam California Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class M Shares (PCLMX)

$0.0044 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam California Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class Y Shares (PCIYX)

$0.0044 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Massachusetts Tax Exempt Income Fund - Class B Shares (PMABX)

$0.0054 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Massachusetts Tax Exempt Income Fund - Class C Shares (PMMCX)

$0.0054 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Massachusetts Tax Exempt Income Fund - Class M Shares (PMAMX)

$0.0054 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Massachusetts Tax Exempt Income Fund - Class Y Shares (PMAYX)

$0.0054 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam New Jersey Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class B Shares (PNJBX)

$0.0039 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam New Jersey Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class C Shares (PNJCX)

$0.0039 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam New Jersey Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class M Shares (PNJMX)

$0.0039 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam New Jersey Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class Y Shares (PNJYX)

$0.0039 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Pennsylvania Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class B Shares (PPNBX)

$0.0005 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Pennsylvania Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class C Shares (PPNCX)

$0.0005 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Pennsylvania Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class M Shares (PPAMX)

$0.0005 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Pennsylvania Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class Y Shares (PPTYX)

$0.0005 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Short Duration Income Fund – Class B Shares (PSDBX)

$0.0060 per share short-term capital gain 12/29/2014 12/31/2014

$0.0020 per share long-term capital gain

$0.0080 per share total
 

Putnam Short Duration Income Fund – Class C Shares (PSDLX)

$0.0060 per share short-term capital gain 12/29/2014 12/31/2014

$0.0020 per share long-term capital gain

$0.0080 per share total
 

Putnam Short Duration Income Fund – Class M Shares (PSDGX)

$0.0060 per share short-term capital gain 12/29/2014 12/31/2014

$0.0020 per share long-term capital gain

$0.0080 per share total
 

Putnam Short Duration Income Fund – Class R Shares (PSDRX)

$0.0060 per share short-term capital gain 12/29/2014 12/31/2014

$0.0020 per share long-term capital gain

$0.0080 per share total
 

Putnam Short Duration Income Fund – Class Y Shares (PSDYX)

$0.0060 per share short-term capital gain 12/29/2014 12/31/2014

$0.0020 per share long-term capital gain

$0.0080 per share total
 

Putnam Short Duration Income Fund – Class R5 Shares (PSDKX)

$0.0060 per share short-term capital gain 12/29/2014 12/31/2014

$0.0020 per share long-term capital gain

$0.0080 per share total
 

Putnam Short Duration Income Fund – Class R6 Shares (PSDQX)

$0.0060 per share short-term capital gain 12/29/2014 12/31/2014

$0.0020 per share long-term capital gain

$0.0080 per share total
 

Putnam Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class B Shares (PTBEX)

$0.0097 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class C Shares (PTECX)

$0.0097 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class M Shares (PTXMX)

$0.0097 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Tax Exempt Income Fund – Class Y Shares (PTEYX)

$0.0097 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Tax-Free High Yield Fund – Class B Shares (PTHYX)

$0.0237 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Tax-Free High Yield Fund – Class C Shares (PTCCX)

$0.0237 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Tax-Free High Yield Fund – Class M Shares (PTYMX)

$0.0237 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014
 

Putnam Tax-Free High Yield Fund – Class Y Shares (PTFYX)

$0.0237 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2014 12/31/2014

Contacts

Putnam Shareholders Contact:
1-800-225-1581

Contacts

Putnam Shareholders Contact:
1-800-225-1581