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
California Tax Exempt Income Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 90 funds in the Muni California Long category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 69 funds in the Muni California Long category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 87 funds in the Muni California Long category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 90 funds in the Muni California Long category.
Intermediate-Term Municipal Income Fund
Massachusetts Tax Exempt Income Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 42 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 36 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 39 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 42 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
Minnesota Tax Exempt Income Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 43 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 30 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 43 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 43 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
New Jersey Tax Exempt Income Fund
New York Tax Exempt Income Fund
Ohio Tax Exempt Income Fund
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 25 funds in the Muni Ohio category.
Pennsylvania Tax Exempt Income Fund
Short-Term Municipal Income Fund
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 178 funds in the Muni National Short category.
Tax Exempt Income Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 147 funds in the Muni National Long category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 112 funds in the Muni National Long category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 132 funds in the Muni National Long category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 147 funds in the Muni National Long category.
Tax-Free High Yield Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 154 funds in the High Yield Muni category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 87 funds in the High Yield Muni category.

Closed End Funds

Managed Municipal Income Trust
Municipal Opportunities Trust

Blog posts

Tax-free muni strategies in a low-rate world

3/3/2020

Tax-free muni strategies may provide a competitive yield, and preserve capital, whether economic growth accelerates or remains slow.