John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:BTO)

$35.70 0.38 (1.08 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$35.70
Today's Range$35.03 - $35.70
52-Week Range$31.24 - $38.22
Volume36,993 shs
Average Volume44,150 shs
Market Capitalization$672.46 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.15%
Beta1.23

About John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund logoJohn Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (the Fund) is a closed-end, diversified management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to provide a high level of total return consisting of long-term capital appreciation and current income. The Fund utilizes a credit facility agreement to increase its assets available for investments. The Fund invests at least 80% of its net assets plus borrowings for investment purposes in equity securities of the United States and foreign financial services companies of any size. These companies may include banks, thrifts, finance companies, brokerage and advisory firms, real estate-related firms, insurance companies and financial holding companies. The Fund invests in common stocks, preferred securities, corporate bonds, warrants and short-term investments. The Fund may invest in derivatives in order to meet its investment objective. John Hancock Advisers, LLC is the investment advisor for the Fund.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Closed End Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Closed End Funds
  • Symbol: NYSE:BTO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.jhfunds.com
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.48
  • Dividend Yield: 4.2%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,630,000
 

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

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."

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, September 5th. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 11th will be given a dividend of $0.3701 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 8th. View John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's Dividend History.

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

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

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Hassell H. McClellan, Chairman of the Board of Trustee (Age 72)
  • Andrew G. Arnott, President (Age 46)
  • Steven R. Pruchansky, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 73)
  • Charles A. Rizzo, Chief Financial Officer (Age 60)
  • John J. Danello, Senior Vice President, Secretary, and Chief Legal Officer (Age 62)
  • Francis V. Knox Jr., Chief Compliance Officer (Age 70)
  • Salvatore Schiavone, Treasurer (Age 52)
  • Charles L. Bardelis, Independent Trustee (Age 76)
  • James R. Boyle, Non Independent Trustee (Age 58)
  • Craig R. Bromley, Non-Independent Trustee (Age 51)

Who owns John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.65%), Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (1.02%), North Star Asset Management Inc. (0.00%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.00%), Doliver Capital Advisors LP (0.23%) and Stephens Inc. AR (0.10%). Company insiders that own John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock include Hassell H Mcclellan and James Boyle. View Institutional Ownership Trends for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund.

Who sold John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock? Who is selling John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Patten Group Inc., Stratos Wealth Partners LTD., Doliver Capital Advisors LP and Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund.

Who bought John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock? Who is buying John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Stephens Inc. AR, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Cullen Frost Bankers Inc., D.A. Davidson & CO., Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN and BB&T Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund.

How do I buy John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock?

Shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund 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 Opportunities Fund's stock price today?

One share of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.70.

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

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund has a market capitalization of $672.46 million.

How can I contact John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund?

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund's mailing address is 601 Congress St, BOSTON, MA 02210-2804, United States. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +1-617-6633000.


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

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  34 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  30 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  64
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Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A

Consensus Price Target History for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)

Price Target History for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)

Analysts' Ratings History for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/7/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformHighView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)


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Earnings Estimates for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)

Most Recent Dividend:9/29/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.48
Dividend Yield:4.15%
Dividend Growth:7.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)

Dividend History by Quarter for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE BTO)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/5/2017quarterly$0.374.53%9/8/20179/11/20179/29/2017
6/2/2017quarterly$0.374.3%6/8/20176/12/20176/30/2017
2/24/2017quarterly$0.374.07%3/9/20173/13/20173/31/2017
12/2/2016$0.3712/8/201612/12/201612/30/2016
9/2/2016$0.379/8/20169/12/20169/30/2016
6/2/2016Quarterly$0.376/9/20166/13/20166/30/2016
3/2/2016$0.373/9/20163/11/20163/31/2016
12/2/2015$0.3712/9/201512/11/201512/31/2015
7/1/2015quarterly$0.375.33%9/9/20159/11/20159/30/2015
6/3/2015quarterly$0.304.5%6/9/20156/11/20156/30/2015
3/4/2015quarterly$0.305.2%3/10/20153/12/20153/31/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE BTO)

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 18.93%
Insider Trades by Quarter for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BTO)

Insider Trades by Quarter for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE BTO)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/30/2016Hassell H McclellanInsiderSell147$27.46$4,036.62View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016James BoyleInsiderBuy548$27.37$14,998.76View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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This page was last updated on 11/18/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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