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Putnam Tax-Free High Yield Fund Class M – PTYMX Fund Overview

Last PriceToday's Change52-Week RangeTrading Volume
12.660.00 (0.00%)12.36 - 12.660.0

Market data as of 6:06PM 02/12/16. Quotes are delayed by at least 15 min.

Overview - PTYMX

The investment seeks high current income exempt from federal income tax. The fund invests mainly in bonds that pay interest that is exempt from federal income tax (but that may be subject to federal alternative minimum tax (AMT)), are a combination of below-investment-grade and investment-grade securities, and have intermediate- to long-term maturities (three years or longer). Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of the fund's net assets in tax-exempt investments.

Growth of $10,000 (10 Years)

Total Return4.91%
Yield (Trailing 12 Mo.)3.94%
Expense Ratio1.07%
Front Load3.25%
Deferred LoadNone
Minimum Investment$0.00
Management Tenure14 Years
Fund Inception12/29/1994

Trailing Total Returns - PTYMX

as of 01/31/2016
TimeframePTYMXS&P 500High Yield Muni
1 Month0.93%-4.96%0.85%
3 Month2.03%-6.18%2.27%
1 Year2.83%-0.67%3.02%
3 Year3.63%11.30%3.53%
5 Year7.21%10.91%7.37%
10 Year4.56%6.48%3.91%
Since Inception4.91%10.33%--

Sector Allocation - PTYMX

as of 01/31/2016
Basic Materials--
Consumer Cyclical--
Financial Services--
Real Estate--
Consumer Defensive--
Communication Services--

Asset Allocation - PTYMX

as of 01/31/2016
By PercentShort0%LongNet
Foreign Stock--
Foreign Bond--
Total Net Assets$1.02B
Total Stock Holdings1
Total Bond Holdings443

Bond Credit Quality - PTYMX

as of 01/31/2016
Below B1.02%
Not Rated17.73%

Top Ten Holdings - PTYMX

as of 01/31/2016
CompanyYTD Return% of Assets
Tobacco Settlement Auth 5.375%--0.95%
Reno Nev Sales Tax Rev Var Rate 0.02%--0.88%
Harris Cnty Tex Cultural Ed Fa Var 0.01%--0.87%
New York Liberty Dev Corp Libe Rev Bd 5%--0.85%
Hawaii St Dept Budget & Fin Sp Rev 6.5%--0.81%
Farmington N Mex Pollutn Ctl R Re 4.875%--0.78%
Golden St Tob Securitization C Tobacco S--0.73%
Mississippi Busn Fin Corp Var Rev 0.01%--0.71%
California St Var Purp 5%--0.70%
Metropolitan Wash D C Arpts Au Rev Bds--0.69%

Valuation & Growth - PTYMX

as of 01/31/2016
ValuationPTYMXCategory Range
Price/Cash Flow--
Dividend Yield
LT Earnings
Historical Earnings
Sales Growth
Cash-Flow Growth
Book-Value Growth
Key:  Lo 

Morningstar Summary - PTYMX, 3 Year

Rate Sensitivity
Ratingvs Category
ReturnBelow Avg
Key:  Lo 

Tax Analysis - PTYMX, 3 Year Avg

Pretax Return3.63%
Tax-adjusted Return2.50%
Tax Cost Ratio0.00%
Potential Cap Gains-2.91%

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