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John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

$32.31
-0.67 (-2.03 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$31.72
Now: $32.31
$33.30
50-Day Range
$29.00
MA: $30.91
$34.16
52-Week Range
$11.29
Now: $32.31
$35.51
Volume77,818 shs
Average Volume80,417 shs
Market Capitalization$605.84 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.67%
Beta1.84
John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by John Hancock Investment Management LLC. It is co-managed by John Hancock Asset Management. The fund invests in the public equity markets across the globe. It seeks to invest in the stocks of companies operating across the financial services sector. The fund invests in companies across all market capitalizations. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the S&P Composite 1500 Banks Index. The fund was formerly known as John Hancock Bank and Thrift Opportunity Fund. John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund was formed on August 23, 1994 and is domiciled in the United States.

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.51 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

655th out of 1,942 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

7th out of 172 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone617-663-2430
EmployeesN/A

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Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$605.84 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
$32.31
-0.67 (-2.03 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's stock was trading at $21.95 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BTO stock has increased by 47.2% and is now trading at $32.31.
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Is John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund a buy right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

How often does John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 1st. Investors of record on Friday, December 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Thursday, December 31st. This represents a $2.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.81%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 10th.
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Is John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund a good dividend stock?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund pays an annual dividend of $2.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.67%. BTO has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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What price target have analysts set for BTO?

1 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's shares. Their forecasts range from $11.50 to $11.50. On average, they anticipate John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's stock price to reach $11.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 64.4%.
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Are investors shorting John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 63,500 shares, an increase of 41.7% from the December 15th total of 44,800 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 75,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.8 days.
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Who are some of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund investors own include International Business Machines (IBM), AT&T (T), Pfizer (PFE), BP (BP), Main Street Capital (MAIN), ONEOK (OKE), Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP), (CGC), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and Energy Transfer (ET).

Who are John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's key executives?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Susan A. Curry, Portfolio Mang.
  • Ms. Lisa A. Welch, Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. Ryan P. Lentell C.F.A., CFA, Portfolio Mang.

What is John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's stock symbol?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BTO."

Who are John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's major shareholders?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Community Bank of Raymore (0.09%) and Community Bank of Raymore (0.06%).
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Which institutional investors are selling John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock?

BTO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Community Bank of Raymore.
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Which institutional investors are buying John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock?

BTO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Community Bank of Raymore.
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How do I buy shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund?

Shares of BTO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's stock price today?

One share of BTO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.31.

How big of a company is John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund has a market capitalization of $605.84 million.

What is John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's official website?

The official website for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund is www.jhfunds.com.

How can I contact John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund?

The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 617-663-2430.

This page was last updated on 1/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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