SOURCE: Putnam Investments

Putnam Investments

December 27, 2010 12:31 ET

Putnam Announces Dividend Rates for Class A Open-End Funds

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - December 27, 2010) -  The Trustees of The Putnam Funds have declared the following distributions.

      RECORD   PAYMENT
FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS     DATE   DATE
           
Putnam Capital Spectrum Fund - Class A Shares (PVSAX)          
$0.1190 per share short-term capital gain (a)     12/28/10   12/30/10
$0.1180 per share long-term capital gain          
$0.2370 per share total          
           
Putnam Equity Income Fund - Class A Shares (PEYAX)          
$0.0130 per share extra taxable income (a)     12/28/10   12/30/10
           
Putnam Equity Spectrum Fund - Class A Shares (PYSAX)          
$0.1150 per share short-term capital gain     12/28/10   12/30/10
$0.0430 per share long-term capital gain          
$0.1580 per share total          
           
Putnam Global Utilities Fund - Class A Shares (PUGIX)          
$0.0350 per share extra taxable income (a)     12/28/10   12/30/10
  1. Please note that the regular monthly per share investment income distribution rates for the funds listed below were previously declared on the 12/10/10 press release:
  • Putnam Capital Spectrum Fund - Class A Shares (PVSAX)-$0.1030
  • Putnam Equity Income Fund - Class A Shares (PEYAX)-$0.0580
  • Putnam Global Utilities Fund - Class A Shares (PUGIX)- $0.0760

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