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Putnam Equity Spectrum Fund Class A (PYSAX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Mid-cap blend
Style or Category
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Above Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks capital appreciation. The fund invests in equity securities of companies of any size, including both growth and value stocks, that the managers believe have favorable investment potential. The adviser expects to invest in leveraged companies, which employ significant leverage in their capital structure through borrowing from banks or other lenders or through issuing fixed-income, convertible or preferred equity securities, and their fixed income securities are often rated below-investment-grade (sometimes referred to as "junk bonds"). The fund is non-diversified.


1 month+2.78% 3 years+2.51%
3 months+5.70% 5 years+12.60%
1 year+27.02% Since inception+16.92%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Mid-cap blend

Performance 5-yr return+12.60%+12.98%
Expense ratio1.18%1.13%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.041.15
Net assets$1.3B$2.1B
Average market cap$6.2B$7.2B
Average P/E21.121.8
Portfolio turnover11%11%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyPutnam
Fund manager & tenureDavid Glancy / 8 Years
Minimal initial investment$0.00
Minimum IRA investment--


U.S. stock82.37%
International stock1.98%
Fixed income0.15%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Telecommunication 15.53%
Energy 14.39%
Media 13.87%
Financial service 13.61%
Business service 12.90%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
DISH DISH Network19.31%
JAZZ Jazz Pharmaceuticals PLC17.41%
SATS EchoStar Corp14.20%
ASPS Altisource Portfolio Solutions SA5.39%
-- 4.49%
STAA STAAR Surgical Co4.49%
AAL American Airlines3.57%
RESI Altisource Residential Corp3.05%
GNMK GenMark Diagnostics Inc2.80%
UAL United Continental Holdings2.34%