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Putnam Tax-Free High Yield A (PTHAX)

12.37 Up 0.02(0.16%) Aug 28

Performance Overview as of Jul 30, 2014Get Performance Overview for:
Performance Overview 
Morningstar Return Rating:3.00
Year-to-Date Return:9.20%
5-Year Average Return:8.66%
Number of Years Up:15
Number of Years Down:5
Best 1 Yr Total Return (2009-12-31):35.08%
Worst 1 Yr Total Return (2008-12-31):-24.49%
Best 3-Yr Total Return (N/A):16.24%
Worst 3-Yr Total Return (N/A):-7.13%
Load Adjusted Returns 
1-Year:4.12%
3-Year:5.42%
5-Year:7.78%
10-Year:4.58%
Trailing Returns (%) vs. Benchmarks 
ReturnPTHAXCategoryDiffIndex*Diff
Year To Date9.20N/AN/AN/AN/A
1-Month0.35N/AN/AN/AN/A
3-Month2.33N/AN/AN/AN/A
1-Year8.46N/AN/AN/AN/A
3-Year6.87N/AN/AN/AN/A
5-Year8.66N/AN/AN/AN/A
Last Bull Market (Sep 29, 2011 to Apr 29, 2012)8.35N/AN/AN/AN/A
Last Bear Market (Apr 29, 2011 to Sep 29, 2011)7.98N/AN/AN/AN/A
Annual Total Return (%) History () 
YearPTHAXCategoryDiff
2014N/AN/AN/A
2013
 
-5.41N/AN/A
2012
 
13.01N/AN/A
2011
 
10.62N/AN/A
2010
 
5.12N/AN/A
2009
 
35.08N/AN/A
2008
 
-24.49N/AN/A
2007
 
-0.06N/AN/A
2006
 
6.15N/AN/A
2005
 
5.90N/AN/A
2004
 
7.10N/AN/A
2003
 
6.08N/AN/A
2002
 
2.90N/AN/A
2001
 
3.98N/AN/A
2000
 
5.00N/AN/A
1999
 
-2.88N/AN/A
1998
 
5.05N/AN/A
1997
 
9.08N/AN/A
1996
 
3.21N/AN/A
1995
 
16.71N/AN/A
1994
 
-5.50N/AN/A
1993N/AN/AN/A
Past Quarterly Returns (%) for PTHAX 
Q1Q2Q3Q4
20145.013.63N/AN/A
20131.02-3.97-2.36-0.14
20124.663.132.911.74
2011-0.705.094.071.86
20103.242.734.09-4.79
20099.298.6614.55-0.70
2008-2.021.05-6.04-18.83
20070.92-0.370.10-0.71
20061.060.802.781.38
20051.162.960.800.87
20042.52-1.433.562.35
20030.463.030.791.68
2002-0.032.830.70-0.60
20012.380.861.76-1.04
20001.200.491.951.27
19990.76-1.13-0.77-1.76
19981.121.481.780.58
19970.253.032.562.98
1996-1.450.092.092.49
19956.302.522.304.70
1994-4.590.500.74-2.18
19931.59N/AN/AN/A
Rank in Category (by total return) 
PeriodRankFunds in Category% Rank
Year To Date53N/A
1-Month16N/A
3-Month51N/A
6-Month59N/A
1-Year55N/A
3-Year45N/A
5-Year30N/A