Putnam Announces Distribution Rates for Open End Funds

June 19, 2013

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Jun 19, 2013) - The Trustees of The Putnam Funds declared the following distributions.

         
    RECORD/   PAYMENT
FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS   EX DATE   DATE
Putnam High Yield Advantage Fund - Class B Shares (PHYBX)        
$0.0270 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam High Yield Advantage Fund - Class C Shares (PHYLX)        
$0.0270 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam High Yield Advantage Fund - Class M Shares (PHYMX)        
$0.0300 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam High Yield Advantage Fund - Class R Shares (PFJAX)        
$0.0300 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam High Yield Advantage Fund - Class Y Shares (PHAYX)        
$0.0320 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam Income Fund - Class B Shares (PNCBX)        
$0.0170 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam Income Fund - Class C Shares (PUICX)        
$0.0170 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam Income Fund - Class M Shares (PNCMX)        
$0.0200 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam Income Fund - Class R Shares (PIFRX)        
$0.0200 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam Income Fund - Class Y Shares (PNCYX)        
$0.0220 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam Income Fund - Class R5 Shares (PINFX)        
$0.0230 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013
         
Putnam Income Fund - Class R6 Shares (PINHX)        
$0.0230 per share investment income   6/19/2013   6/25/2013