Putnam Announces Dividend Rates for Open-End Funds

BOSTON--()--The Trustees of The Putnam Funds have declared the following distributions.

   

RECORD

   

PAYMENT

FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS

DATE

DATE

 

Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund – Class A Shares (PJMDX)

$0.1770 per share investment income 4/25/18 4/27/18

$0.1450 per share long-term capital gain

$0.3220 per share total
 

Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund – Class B Shares (PJMBX)

$0.1440 per share investment income 4/25/18 4/27/18

$0.1450 per share long-term capital gain

$0.2890 per share total
 

Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund – Class C Shares (PJMCX)

$0.1470 per share investment income 4/25/18 4/27/18

$0.1450 per share long-term capital gain

$0.2920 per share total
 

Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund – Class M Shares (PJMMX)

$0.1570 per share investment income 4/25/18 4/27/18

$0.1450 per share long-term capital gain

$0.3020 per share total
 

Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund – Class R Shares (PJMRX)

$0.1670 per share investment income 4/25/18 4/27/18

$0.1450 per share long-term capital gain

$0.3120 per share total
 

Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund – Class Y Shares(PJMYX)

$0.1870 per share investment income 4/25/18 4/27/18

$0.1450 per share long-term capital gain

$0.3320 per share total
 

Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund – Class R6 Shares (PJMEX)

$0.1900 per share investment income 4/25/18 4/27/18

$0.1450 per share long-term capital gain

$0.3350 per share total
 

Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund – Class P Shares

$0.1920 per share investment income 4/25/18 4/27/18

$0.1450 per share long-term capital gain

$0.3370 per share total

[Note: This is the final distribution for Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund. The fund will be merging into Putnam Absolute Return 700 Fund on 4/27/18.]

Contacts

Putnam Shareholders Contact:
1-800-225-1581

Contacts

Putnam Shareholders Contact:
1-800-225-1581