Eric N. Harthun, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Mr. Harthun is a Portfolio Manager of Putnam Convertible Securities Fund and Putnam Small Cap Value Fund. Mr. Harthun joined Putnam in 2000, and has been in the investment industry since 1994.

Funds managed

Fact sheet Annual Semi annual Compare
Convertible Securities Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 75 funds in the Convertibles category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 41 funds in the Convertibles category.
Small Cap Value Fund

Closed End Funds

High Income Securities Fund


Holding the middle ground with convertible securities


With characteristics of stocks and bonds, convertible securities can help diversify a portfolio. This study highlights Putnam's active approach to managing a convertibles portfolio.