Diversify portfolios with strategies for today's market


    With Caroline Edwards, CFA, Senior Investment Director

    LEARN MORE ABOUT SPECTRUM FUNDS
    PVSYX pursues total return with flexibility to invest across the capital structure, including stocks, high-yield debt, and bank loans.
    Putnam Capital Spectrum Fund
    PYSYX focuses on equities, pursuing capital appreciation with an unconstrained approach and taking large positions in high-conviction ideas.
    Putnam Equity Spectrum Fund
    As Portfolio Manager of the two Putnam Spectrum Funds since 2009, David L. Glancy leverages 30 years of experience analyzing and selecting securities with a high-conviction approach.
    David Glancy

    Changing interest rates call for active fixed income strategies.

    See an infographic showing how unconstrained funds outperformed during rising rate periods.

    Read about how to look outside of indexes for more attractive fixed-income opportunities.

    • D. William Kohli

      Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income

    • Michael P. Wands, CFA

      Senior Investment Director

    FIXED INCOME STRATEGIES

    Being smart about taxes can enhance current income.

    TAX SMART FUNDS FOR ENHANCING INCOME

    Low correlations create potential to improve risk-adjusted returns.

    Watch Robert J. Schoen and James A. Fetch discuss how the correlation of stocks and bonds might be changing.

    Read about improving portfolio efficiency with multi-asset absolute return portfolios.

    • Christian J. Galipeau

      Senior Investment Director

    • Brendan T. Murray

      Senior Investment Director

    • Seamus S. Young, CFA

      Investment Director

    IMPROVE RISK-ADJUSTED RETURNS

    The U.S. economy may be poised for stronger growth.

    See an infographic that shows why staying invested in stock for long-term growth has rewarded investors.
    FUNDS THAT PURSUE GROWTH

    Consider these portfolio ideas in the context of Putnam’s investment insights.

    PUTNAM PERSPECTIVES
    Just how cheap are European equities?

    Just how cheap are European equities?

    Our analysis finds that industry group weightings play a significant role in valuation discrepancies between U.S. and European equities.

    ECONOMIC UPDATES AND MARKET OUTLOOKS
    Looking ahead after growth trounces value

    Looking ahead after growth trounces value

    In the face of uncertainties that might normally rattle stock markets, equities continued to deliver impressive performance in the third quarter.

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