Garrett L. Hamilton, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Mr. Hamilton is a Portfolio Manager in the Tax Exempt Fixed Income group. He is responsible for managing a number of Putnam's single-state municipal bond and tax-exempt income funds, including Putnam Short-Term Municipal Income Fund and Putnam Intermediate-Term Municipal Income Fund. He joined Putnam in 2016 and has been in the investment industry since 2006.

Funds managed

Fact sheet Annual Semi annual Compare
AMT-Free Municipal Fund
5-year Morningstar rating among 126 funds in the Muni National Long category.
California Tax Exempt Income Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 84 funds in the Muni California Long category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 63 funds in the Muni California Long category.
3-year Morningstar rating among 84 funds in the Muni California Long category.
Intermediate-Term Municipal Income Fund
Massachusetts Tax Exempt Income Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 47 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 40 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
5-year Morningstar rating among 43 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
3-year Morningstar rating among 47 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
Minnesota Tax Exempt Income Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 52 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 36 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
5-year Morningstar rating among 43 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
3-year Morningstar rating among 52 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
New Jersey Tax Exempt Income Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 48 funds in the Muni New Jersey category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 39 funds in the Muni New Jersey category.
3-year Morningstar rating among 48 funds in the Muni New Jersey category.
New York Tax Exempt Income Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 63 funds in the Muni New York Long category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 44 funds in the Muni New York Long category.
3-year Morningstar rating among 63 funds in the Muni New York Long category.
Ohio Tax Exempt Income Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 37 funds in the Muni Ohio category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 30 funds in the Muni Ohio category.
5-year Morningstar rating among 34 funds in the Muni Ohio category.
3-year Morningstar rating among 37 funds in the Muni Ohio category.
Pennsylvania Tax Exempt Income Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 58 funds in the Muni Pennsylvania category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 49 funds in the Muni Pennsylvania category.
Short-Term Municipal Income Fund
Tax Exempt Income Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 139 funds in the Muni National Long category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 105 funds in the Muni National Long category.
5-year Morningstar rating among 126 funds in the Muni National Long category.
3-year Morningstar rating among 139 funds in the Muni National Long category.
Tax-Free High Yield Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 149 funds in the High Yield Muni category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 85 funds in the High Yield Muni category.
5-year Morningstar rating among 122 funds in the High Yield Muni category.
3-year Morningstar rating among 149 funds in the High Yield Muni category.

Closed End Funds

Managed Municipal Income Trust
Municipal Opportunities Trust

Blog posts

Munis feel knock-on effects of tax reform

1/23/2018

The municipal bond market will likely see a reduction in supply in 2018 because of certain provisions in the new tax reform law.