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Putnam Announces Dividend Rates for Open-End Funds

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Jun 13, 2013) - The Trustees of The Putnam Funds have declared the following fund distributions today.

         
    RECORD/   PAYMENT
FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS   EX DATE   DATE
         
Putnam Fund for Growth and Income - Class B Shares (PGIBX)        
$0.0140 per share investment income   6/13/13   6/17/13
         
Putnam Fund for Growth and Income - Class C Shares (PGRIX)        
$0.0160 per share investment income   6/13/13   6/17/13
         
Putnam Fund for Growth and Income - Class M Shares (PGRMX)        
$0.0260 per share investment income   6/13/13   6/17/13
         
Putnam Fund for Growth and Income - Class R Shares (PGCRX)        
$0.0360 per share investment income   6/13/13   6/17/13
         
Putnam Fund for Growth and Income - Class Y Shares (PGIYX)        
$0.0570 per share investment income   6/13/13   6/17/13
         
Putnam Fund for Growth and Income - Class R5 Shares (PGRLX)        
$0.0630 per share investment income   6/13/13   6/17/13
         
Putnam Fund for Growth and Income - Class R6 Shares (PGREX)        
$0.0680 per share investment income   6/13/13   6/17/13