NYSE:BTO - John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$33.99 +0.40 (+1.19 %)
(As of 03/18/2019 03:33 PM ET)
Previous Close$33.59
Today's Range$33.83 - $33.99
52-Week Range$25.81 - $40.56
Volume582 shs
Average Volume55,443 shs
Market Capitalization$634.59 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.48%
Beta1.44
John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by John Hancock Advisers, 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone617-663-2430

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Annual SalesN/A

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Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$634.59 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund (NYSE:BTO) Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

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

John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $2.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.47%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 8th. This is a boost from John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund's previous quarterly dividend of $0.37. View John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund's Dividend History.

Has John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about BTO stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund earned a coverage optimism score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund's key competitors?

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

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund investors own include Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP), IBM (IBM), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Applied Materials (AMAT), National Grid (NGG), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Eldorado Gold (ELD) and Franco Nevada (FNV).

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

John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Charles Arthur Rizzo, Chief Financial Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Francis Vincent Knox Jr., Chief Compliance Officer (Age 72)
  • Mr. Salvatore Schiavone, Treasurer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Susan A. Curry, Portfolio Mang.
  • Ms. Lisa A. Welch, Portfolio Mang.

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

John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (1.56%), Patten & Patten Inc. TN (1.51%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.35%), Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (1.12%), Raymond James & Associates (1.10%) and Cohen & Steers Inc. (0.91%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund.

Which institutional investors are selling John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund stock?

BTO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Raymond James & Associates, Bank of America Corp DE, Private Advisor Group LLC, Patten & Patten Inc. TN, North Star Asset Management Inc., Patten Group Inc., Orleans Capital Management Corp LA and Commonwealth Equity Services LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund.

Which institutional investors are buying John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund stock?

BTO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Stifel Financial Corp, LPL Financial LLC, Karpus Management Inc., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Jane Street Group LLC and PNC Financial Services Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund.

How do I buy shares of John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund?

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

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

One share of BTO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.99.

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

John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund has a market capitalization of $634.59 million.

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

How can I contact John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund?

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


MarketBeat Community Rating for John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund (NYSE BTO)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  102 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  82 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  184
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about John Hancock Financial Opprts Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BTO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BTO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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