Putnam RetirementReady 2020 Fund

Class Inst (PRRNX)
Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
2 2 5 4 5
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
C- (Hold)

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Performance

The fund has returned 8.08 percent over the past year, 6.14 percent over the past three years, and 13.05 percent over the past five years.

Trailing Returns Updated 03.31.2014
Year to date 1.8%
1 Year 8.1%
3 Years (Annualized) 6.1%
5 Years (Annualized) 13.0%
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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Summary

The investment seeks capital appreciation and current income consistent with a decreasing emphasis on capital appreciation and an increasing emphasis on current income as it approaches its target date. The fund's asset allocation strategy may be attractive to investors who plan to retire or otherwise intend to begin making periodic withdrawals of their investments in or about 2020. It is designed to provide diversification among different asset classes by investing a majority of its assets in other Putnam mutual funds, referred to as underlying funds.