Are you getting the best rate from your broker?
Compare your broker's rates now to find out if you can save money

Choose your broker below
Welcome to MutualFunds.com. Please help us personalize your experience.

Select the one that best describes you
Mutualfunds logo

PGVRX Putnam Mortgage Securities R

  • Fund
  • PGVRX
  • Price as of: Aug 14, 2018
  • $12.36
  • - $0.05
  • - 0.40%
  • Category
  • Government Bonds

PGVRX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return -2.2%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return -2.6%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return -1.0%
  • Net Assets $1.04 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 84.7%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$12.36
$12.30
$12.80

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 1.14%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load N/A
  • Deferred Load N/A

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 1452.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

STANDARD (TAXABLE)

$0

IRA

N/A

Investment Themes

CATEGORY

Government Bonds
  • Fund Type Open End Mutual Fund
  • Investment Style Intermediate Government

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return -2.2%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return -1.6%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 0.4%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 2.28%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.3%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly

Fund Details

  • Legal Name Putnam Mortgage Securities Fund
  • Fund Family Name Putnam
  • Inception Date Jan 21, 2003
  • Shares Outstanding N/A
  • Share Class Retirement
  • Currency USD
  • Domiciled Country United States
  • Manager Michael V. Salm

PGVRX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PGVRX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
YTD -2.2% -100.0% 6.9% 46.12% 4
1 Yr -3.0% -100.0% 56.6% 53.48% 3
3 Yr -2.6% * -100.0% 4.0% 79.89% 5
5 Yr -1.0% * -100.0% 7.1% 63.53% 4
10 Yr -0.5% * -100.0% 7.9% 74.82% 5

* Annualized


Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PGVRX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
2017 -2.2% -6.8% 10.5% 64.53% 5
2016 -2.3% -9.3% 4.2% 63.29% 5
2015 -2.7% -46.1% 19.7% 58.61% 5
2014 3.5% -16.6% 41.3% 12.46% 1
2013 -1.9% -26.8% 6.7% 18.48% 2

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period PGVRX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
YTD -2.2% -100.0% 6.9% 45.09% 4
1 Yr -3.0% -100.0% 14.8% 45.75% 3
3 Yr -1.6% * -100.0% 4.0% 73.09% 5
5 Yr 0.4% * -100.0% 7.1% 32.06% 2
10 Yr 4.4% * -100.0% 14.5% 5.76% 1

* Annualized


Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period PGVRX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
2017 -2.2% -6.8% 10.5% 65.68% 5
2016 -0.1% -7.9% 5.6% 26.17% 2
2015 -0.5% -7.8% 19.7% 37.40% 3
2014 5.5% -15.9% 51.5% 10.57% 1
2013 -0.7% -26.7% 7.1% 16.81% 2

NAV & Total Return History

PGVRX - Holdings

Filings data as of: Jun 30, 2018

Concentration Analysis

PGVRX Category Low Category High PGVRX % Rank Quintile
Net Assets 1.04 B 1.2 M 22.4 B 10.62% 2
Number of Holdings 837 6 16286 3.21% 1
Net Assets in Top 10 891 M -45.8 M 10.4 B 4.69% 1
Weighting of Top 10 84.7% 0.0% 241.6% 7.65% 1

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Federal National Mortgage Association 3% 19.50%
  2. Federal National Mortgage Association 3.5% 16.54%
  3. Government National Mortgage Association 4.5% 8.40%
  4. Government National Mortgage Association 3% 8.18%
  5. Government National Mortgage Association 4% 6.82%
  6. Government National Mortgage Association 5% 5.64%
  7. Fncl 2.50 2013 5.40%
  8. Federal National Mortgage Association 5.5% 4.99%
  9. Government National Mortgage Association 3.5% 4.86%
  10. Government National Mortgage Association 3.5% 4.40%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Category Low Category High PGVRX % Rank Quintile
Bonds
175.24% 0.00% 175.24% 0.25% 1
Stocks
0.00% -1.79% 15.23% 0.99% 2
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 0.64% 0.99% 2
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 0.26% 0.99% 2
Other
-2.46% -49.49% 9.27% 12.84% 5
Cash
-72.79% -72.79% 100.00% 37.28% 5

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Category Low Category High PGVRX % Rank Quintile
Securitized
175.70% 0.00% 175.70% 0.25% 1
Derivative
0.00% -33.10% 1.56% 0.74% 2
Corporate
0.00% 0.00% 86.97% 12.35% 3
Municipal
0.00% 0.00% 19.07% 6.17% 3
Government
-0.46% -58.08% 113.02% 35.31% 5
Cash & Equivalents
-72.79% -72.79% 100.00% 37.28% 5

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Category Low Category High PGVRX % Rank Quintile
US
175.09% -1.93% 175.09% 0.25% 1
Non US
0.15% 0.00% 96.60% 14.07% 3

PGVRX - Expenses

Operational Fees

PGVRX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
Expense Ratio 1.14% 0.00% 8.57% 20.25% 4
Management Fee 0.40% 0.00% 0.95% 5.68% 3
12b-1 Fee 0.50% 0.00% 1.00% 4.71% 3
Administrative Fee N/A 0.00% 0.45% N/A N/A

Sales Fees

PGVRX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High PGVRX Rank Quintile
Front Load N/A 0.40% 4.75% N/A N/A
Deferred Load N/A 0.50% 5.50% N/A N/A

Trading Fees

PGVRX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High PGVRX Rank Quintile
Max Redemption Fee N/A 0.25% 2.00% N/A N/A

Turnover Related Fees

Turnover provides investors a proxy for the trading fees incurred by mutual fund managers who frequently adjust position allocations. Higher turnover means higher trading fees.

PGVRX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High PGVRX Rank Quintile
Turnover 1452.00% 0.00% 1536.00% 0.50% 5

PGVRX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

PGVRX Category Low Category High PGVRX % Rank Quintile
Dividend Yield 0.3% 0.00% 3.47% 15.48% 1

Dividend Distribution Analysis

PGVRX Category Low Category High Category Mode
Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly Annually Monthly Annually

Dividend Payout History


Net Income Ratio Analysis

PGVRX Category Low Category High PGVRX % Rank Quintile
Net Income Ratio 2.28% -3.48% 4.39% 9.14% 1

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

PGVRX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Semi-Annually Annually

PGVRX - Managers

Michael V. Salm

Manager

Start Date

Sep 30, 2007

Tenure

10.84

Tenure Rank

5.5%

Mr. Salm is a Co-Head of Fixed Income, specializing in liquid markets and securitized strategies. In this role, he oversees investment strategies related to mortgage and securitized products, interest-rate and volatility derivatives, and money markets. In addition, he manages trading operations and Putnam's Fixed Income quantitative teams. He is a portfolio manager of core global, core plus, global government, fixed income global alpha, and dedicated mortgage strategies, as well as fixed income hedge funds. Mr. Salm joined Putnam in 1997 and has been in the investment industry since 1989. Previously at Putnam, he served as a Portfolio Manager responsible for mortgage strategies in fixed income portfolios. Prior to joining Putnam, Mr. Salm was a Mortgage Specialist at BlackRock Financal Management from 1996 to 1997, a Vice President and Trader at Nomura Securities from 1994 to 1996, a Vice President and Structurer at Nikko Securities from 1993 to 1994, and an Analyst at Fitch Investor Services from 1991 to 1992. Mr. Salm earned a B.S. from Cornell University.


Jatin Misra

Manager

Start Date

Feb 28, 2017

Tenure

1.42

Tenure Rank

19.8%

Jatin Misra is Portfolio Manager. Previously served as Analyst and Quantitative Analyst. Joined Putnam Management since 2004.


Brett Kozlowski

Manager

Start Date

Apr 19, 2018

Tenure

0.28

Tenure Rank

22.0%

Mr. Kozlowski is a Portfolio Manager in the Fixed Income Structured Credit group. He is responsible for developing investment strategies within securitized sectors, including agency mortgage-backed securities (MBS); non-agency residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS); commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS); and asset-backed securities. In addition, he is a Portfolio Manager of Putnam Income Fund and assists in the management of several institutional client portfolios. He joined Putnam in 2008 and has been in the investment industry since 1997. Prior to joining Putnam, Mr. Kozlowski held roles of increasing responsibility at Fidelity Investmentsincluding Portfolio Manager from 2008 to 2006; Research Analyst from 2006 to 2003; Trader from 2001 to 2003; Portfolio Analyst from 2000 to 2001; and Research Associate from 1997 to 2000. He earned a B.S. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.


Tenure Analysis

Category Low

0.0

Category High

32.6

Category Average

6.9

Category Mode

3.6