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Nuveen Quality Pref. Inc. Fund II Company Profile (NYSE:JPS)

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Earnings History for Nuveen Quality Pref. Inc. Fund II (NYSE:JPS)
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Current Dividend Information for Nuveen Quality Pref. Inc. Fund II (NYSE:JPS)
Annual Dividend:$0.71
Dividend Yield:7.62%
Payout Ratio:Infinity
Dividend Growth:-1.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Nuveen Quality Pref. Inc. Fund II (NYSE:JPS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/11/2016$0.066/13/20166/15/20167/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/27/2016$0.015/4/20165/6/20166/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/4/2016$0.064/13/20164/15/20165/2/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/2/2016$0.063/11/20163/15/20164/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/2/2016$0.062/10/20162/12/20163/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/5/2016$0.061/13/20161/15/20162/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2015$0.0612/11/201512/15/201512/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2015$0.0611/10/201511/13/201512/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/2/2015monthly$0.068.14%7/13/20157/15/20158/3/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/2/2015monthly$0.067.86%6/11/20156/15/20157/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2015monthly$0.067.55%5/13/20155/15/20156/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/2/2015monthly$0.067.57%4/13/20154/15/20155/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2015monthly$0.067.4%3/11/20153/13/20154/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2015monthly$0.067.42%2/11/20152/13/20153/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/5/2015monthly$0.067.71%1/13/20151/15/20152/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2014monthly$0.067.25%12/11/201412/15/201412/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2014monthly$0.067.37%11/12/201411/14/201412/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/2/2014monthly$0.067.55%10/10/201410/15/201411/3/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/4/2014monthly$0.067.37%9/11/20149/15/201410/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2014monthly$0.067.42%8/13/20148/15/20149/2/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/2/2014monthly$0.067.31%7/11/20147/15/20148/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/3/2014monthly$0.067.32%6/11/20146/13/20147/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2014monthly$0.067.42%5/13/20145/15/20146/2/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/2/2014monthly$0.067.55%4/11/20144/15/20145/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/4/2014monthly$0.067.63%3/12/20143/14/20144/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2014monthly$0.067.83%2/12/20142/14/20143/3/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/3/2014monthly$0.068%1/13/20141/15/20142/3/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Nuveen Quality Pref. Inc. Fund II (NYSE:JPS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
12/27/2013Jack EvansDirectorSell4,400$8.14$35,816.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/25/2013Margo L CookVPBuy1,000$8.21$8,210.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Nuveen Quality Pref. Inc. Fund II (NYSE:JPS)
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06/29/16 12:04 PMNUVEEN PREFERRED SECURITIES INCOME FUND Financials -
06/29/16 07:38 AMLarge Outflow of Money Witnessed in Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 - Trade Calls
06/10/16 04:57 PMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (JPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 13, 2016 - Nasdaq
06/02/16 07:35 AMNuveen Preferred Securities Inco (NYSE:JPS) Shorted Shares Decreased By 45.22% - HNN - Nuveen Preferred Securities Inco (NYSE:JPS) Shorted Shares Decreased By 45.22%HNNNuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund, formerly Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2, is a closed-end management investment company. The company has a market cap of $1.11 billion. The Fund's investment objective is high current income ...
05/19/16 12:46 PMNUVEEN PREFERRED SECURITES INCOME FUND - 05/10 NUVEEN QUALITY PREF FUND II: Preferred Securities Income Fund Declares First Po.. 05/09 NUVEEN QUALITY PREF FUND II: Preferred Securities Income Fund Declares Post-Mer.. 05/09 NUVEEN QUALITY PREF FUND II: Announces Completion of Preferred Securities ...
05/14/16 07:04 AMNuveen Preferred Securities Inco (NYSE:JPS) Sellers Increased By 32.86% Their Shorts - Wall Street Hints and News - Nuveen Preferred Securities Inco (NYSE:JPS) Sellers Increased By 32.86% Their ShortsWall Street Hints and NewsNuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund, formerly Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2, is a closed-end management investment company. The company has a market cap of $1.11 billion. The Fund's investment objective is high current income ...and more »
05/12/16 07:33 AMThis 'Perfect' Investment Has Bond-Like Safety and Stock-Like Upside - DailyWealth - This 'Perfect' Investment Has Bond-Like Safety and Stock-Like UpsideDailyWealthNuveen recently reorganized and renamed the JPS fund. So you may still see it show up under its old name as the Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2. And some sites show its dividend yield as 1.6%. But that's an accounting quirk... the yield will ...
05/10/16 04:00 PMNuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund Declares First Post-Merger Monthly Distribution - [Business Wire] - Nuveen Investments, an operating division of TIAA Global Asset Management, today announced that Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund has declared its first post-merger monthly distribution.
05/09/16 03:30 PMNuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund Declares Post-Merger Distribution - [Business Wire] - Nuveen Investments, an operating division of TIAA Global Asset Management, today announced that Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund has declared a post-merger distribution.
04/27/16 08:25 AMThree Nuveen Preferred Securities Closed-End Funds Declare Pre-Merger Distributions - Business Wire (press release) - Three Nuveen Preferred Securities Closed-End Funds Declare Pre-Merger DistributionsBusiness Wire (press release)Following the merger, the acquiring fund, Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2, to be renamed Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund (JPS), is expected to declare an additional distribution, payable June 1, 2016. The total dollar amount of the pre ...and more »
04/26/16 04:33 PMThree Nuveen Preferred Securities Closed-End Funds Declare Pre-Merger Distributions - [Business Wire] - Nuveen Investments, a leading global provider of investment services to individual investors and their financial advisors, today announced distributions for three closed-end funds that invest in preferred securities.
04/26/16 07:55 AMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Short Interest Increased By 14.39% - CCH Daily News - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Short Interest Increased By 14.39%CCH Daily NewsThe stock of Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) registered an increase of 14.39% in short interest. JPS's total short interest was 862,400 shares in April as published by FINRA. Its up 14.39% from 753,900 shares, reported previously.and more »
04/17/16 06:45 AMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Shorted Shares Increased By 14.39% - RiversideGazette.com - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Shorted Shares Increased By 14.39%RiversideGazette.comThe stock of Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) registered an increase of 14.39% in short interest. JPS's total short interest was 862,400 shares in April as published by FINRA. Its up 14.39% from 753,900 shares, reported previously.and more »
04/14/16 12:32 PMThe 'Off The Shelf' Preferred Portfolio - Part II - Seeking Alpha - Seeking AlphaThe 'Off The Shelf' Preferred Portfolio - Part IISeeking AlphaSpectrum Asset Management funds (Nuveen) trade at a discount to NAV and have an attractive yield. ... The other day, I wrote a research article on preferred stocks, specifically, utilizing preferred stocks instead of high yield in an income focused ...
04/13/16 01:13 PMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (JPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 13, 2016 - Nasdaq - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (JPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 13, 2016NasdaqNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 ( JPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 13, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.058 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 02, 2016. Shareholders who purchased JPS prior to the ex-dividend date are ...and more »
04/09/16 10:29 AMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Stock Sentiment Increases - Nuveen Quality Preferred ... Bond Opportunity Fund shares traded was 11833. Nuveen Municipal Opportunity Fund Inc (NYSE:NIO) has risen 7.23% since August 28, 2015 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.68% the S&P500. Fund II for 340,908 shares.
04/07/16 11:36 AMCahill Financial Advisors Inc adds Nuveen Quality Pref. Fund II (JPS) to its portfolio - SCSUCollegian - Cahill Financial Advisors Inc adds Nuveen Quality Pref. Fund II (JPS) to its portfolioSCSUCollegianNuveen Quality Pref. Fund II (JPS) : Cahill Financial Advisors Inc added new position in Nuveen Quality Pref. Fund II during the Fourth Quarter. The investment management firm now holds 20,500 shares of Nuveen Quality Pref. Fund II which is valued at ...Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Stock Sentiment IncreasesSmallCapWired.comNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Sellers Increased By 8.88% Their ShortsFranklin IndependentInvestment Centers Of America Inc Lowers stake in Nuveen Quality Pref. Fund II (JPS)The Sussex Pilotall 12 news articles »
04/02/16 11:23 AMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Short Interest Increased By 8.88% - Clinton Financial - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Short Interest Increased By 8.88%Clinton FinancialThe stock of Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) registered an increase of 8.88% in short interest. JPS's total short interest was 753,900 shares in April as published by FINRA. Its up 8.88% from 692,400 shares, reported previously.and more »
03/25/16 01:14 PMSometimes Closed End Fund Mergers Work In Shareholder's Favor (Buy JHP And JTP) - Seeking Alpha - Sometimes Closed End Fund Mergers Work In Shareholder's Favor (Buy JHP And JTP)Seeking AlphaOn March 22nd, Nuveen announced that shareholders had approved the merger of the Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund (JTP) and the Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 3 (JHP) into the Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (JPS), to be ...
03/24/16 01:55 PMNuveen Quality Pref Fund II : Announces Shareholder Approval of Closed-End Fund Merger - Largest Purchases 2012 NUVEEN QUALITY PREF. INC. FUND II: Nuveen Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Dist.. 2012 NUVEEN QUALITY PREF. INC. FUND II: Nuveen Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Dist.. 2011 NUVEEN QUALITY PREF. INC. FUND II: Nuveen Closed-End Funds ...
03/22/16 04:39 PMNuveen Announces Shareholder Approval of Closed-End Fund Merger - [Business Wire] - Nuveen Investments, a leading global provider of investment services to institutions as well as individual investors, today announced that shareholders of Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund , Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 , and Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 3 have approved a plan to merge the three funds.
03/21/16 01:46 PMTrust Fiduciary Management Services Inc adds Nuveen Quality Pref. Fund II (JPS) to its portfolio - The Sussex Pilot - Trust Fiduciary Management Services Inc adds Nuveen Quality Pref. Fund II (JPS) to its portfolioThe Sussex PilotNuveen Quality Pref. Fund II (JPS) : Trust Fiduciary Management Services Inc added new position in Nuveen Quality Pref. Fund II during the Fourth Quarter. The investment management firm now holds 572,988 shares of Nuveen Quality Pref. Fund II which is ...
03/15/16 10:45 AMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Short Interest Decreased By 15.28% - Business Standard Tribune - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Short Interest Decreased By 15.28%Business Standard TribuneThe stock of Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) registered a decrease of 15.28% in short interest. JPS's total short interest was 708,200 shares in March as published by FINRA. Its down 15.28% from 835,900 shares, reported previously.
03/10/16 11:58 AMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (JPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 11, 2016 - Nasdaq - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (JPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 11, 2016NasdaqNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 ( JPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 11, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.058 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2016. Shareholders who purchased JPS prior to the ex-dividend date are ...and more »
03/08/16 01:12 PMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Institutional Investors Sentiment Index Up in 2015 Q3 - Clinton Financial - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Institutional Investors Sentiment Index Up in 2015 Q3Clinton FinancialNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) institutional sentiment increased to 1.5 in 2015 Q3. Its up 0.57, from 0.93 in 2015Q2. The ratio improved, as 38 funds opened new and increased equity positions, while 41 reduced and sold their stock ...and more »
03/02/16 09:43 PMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Shorted Shares Increased 7.37% After Market Selling - Clinton Financial - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Shorted Shares Increased 7.37% After Market SellingClinton FinancialThe stock of Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) registered an increase of 7.37% in short interest. JPS's total short interest was 835,900 shares in March as published by FINRA. Its up 7.37% from 778,500 shares, reported previously.and more »
02/29/16 12:58 PMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Shorted Shares Increased 7.37% After Market Selling - Franklin Independent - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Shorted Shares Increased 7.37% After Market SellingFranklin IndependentThe stock of Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) registered an increase of 7.37% in short interest. JPS's total short interest was 835,900 shares in February as published by FINRA. Its up 7.37% from 778,500 shares, reported previously.
02/13/16 10:46 AMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Sellers Increased By 13.8% Their Shorts - fdanewsalert.com - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Sellers Increased By 13.8% Their Shortsfdanewsalert.comThe stock of Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) registered an increase of 13.8% in short interest. JPS's total short interest was 778,500 shares in February as published by FINRA. Its up 13.8% from 684,100 shares, reported previously.and more »
02/09/16 10:46 AMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (JPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 10, 2016 - Nasdaq - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (JPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 10, 2016NasdaqNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 ( JPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 10, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.058 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2016. Shareholders who purchased JPS prior to the ex-dividend date ...and more »
02/08/16 10:45 AMNuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Shorted Shares Decreased By 1.57% - fdanewsalert.com - Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) Shorted Shares Decreased By 1.57%fdanewsalert.comThe stock of Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (NYSE:JPS) registered a decrease of 1.57% in short interest. JPS's total short interest was 684,100 shares in February as published by FINRA. Its down 1.57% from 695,000 shares, reported previously.
10/19/15 08:00 AMNuveen Fund Board Approves Closed-End Fund Investment Policy Changes and Fund Merger - [Business Wire] - Nuveen Investments, a leading global provider of investment services to institutions as well as individual investors, today announced that the Board of Trustees of Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund , Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 , and Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 3 has approved a change to the funds’ investment policies.
About Nuveen Quality Pref. Inc. Fund II

Nuveen Quality Preferred Income Fund 2 (the Fund) is a closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is high current income consistent with capital preservation. The Fund's secondary investment objective is to enhance portfolio value. The Fund invests around 80% of its net assets in preferred securities; around 20% of its net assets in debt securities, including convertible debt securities and convertible preferred securities, and 100% of its total assets in securities that, at the time of investment, are of investment grade quality (BBB/Baa), which may include up to 10% in securities that are rated investment grade by at least one nationally recognized statistical rating organization. The Fund invests in sectors, such as banks, insurance, capital markets, real estate investment trust, electric utilities, wireless telecommunication services and others. The Fund's investment advisor and fund manager is Nuveen Fund Advisors, LLC.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Industry: Closed-End Fund - Debt
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: JPS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.32
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.20
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $9.02
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $nan EPS
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