John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:HEQ)

$17.02 0.15 (0.89 %)
(As of 12/15/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.87
Today's Range$16.90 - $17.09
52-Week Range$15.67 - $17.95
Volume29,300 shs
Average Volume35,141 shs
Market Capitalization$231.66 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.84%
Beta0.64

About John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income (NYSE:HEQ)

John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to provide total return with a focus on current income and gains, and also consisting of long-term capital appreciation. It will invest over 80% of its net assets in equity and equity-related securities, including common stock, preferred stock, depositary receipts (including American depositary receipts and global depositary receipts), index-related securities, options on equity securities and equity indexes, real estate investment structures, convertible securities, private placements, convertible preferred stock, rights, warrants, derivatives linked to equity securities or indexes and other equity equivalents. It may invest in listed and unlisted domestic and foreign equity and equity-related securities or instruments. John Hancock Advisers, LLC is the investment advisor and Wellington Management Company LLP is the sub advisor of the Fund.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment Trusts
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolNYSE:HEQ
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-617-6634497

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares12,200,000

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income (NYSE:HEQ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income's stock symbol?

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HEQ."

How often does John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income?

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 4th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.376 per share on Friday, December 29th. This represents a $1.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 8th. View John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income's Dividend History.

Who are some of John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income's key competitors?

Who are John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income's key executives?

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Hassell H. McClellan, Chairman of the Board, Trustees (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 Hedged Equity and Income stock?

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Advisors Asset Management Inc. (3.66%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.49%), Sigma Planning Corp (0.11%), Stifel Financial Corp (0.09%) and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.08%). Company insiders that own John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income stock include Hassell H Mcclellan and James Boyle. View Institutional Ownership Trends for John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income.

Who sold John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income stock? Who is selling John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income stock?

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Asset Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN and Stifel Financial Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income.

Who bought John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income stock? Who is buying John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income stock?

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sigma Planning Corp and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income.

How do I buy John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income stock?

Shares of John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income 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 Hedged Equity and Income's stock price today?

One share of John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.02.

How big of a company is John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income?

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income has a market capitalization of $231.66 million.

How can I contact John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income?

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income's mailing address is 601 Congress St, BOSTON, MA 02210-2804, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-617-6634497.


MarketBeat Community Rating for John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income (HEQ)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  22 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  15 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  37
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Dividends

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income (NYSE:HEQ) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:12/29/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.63
Dividend Yield:3.70%
Dividend Growth:15.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income (NYSE:HEQ)

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income (NYSE:HEQ) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/4/2017quarterly$0.388.5%12/8/201712/11/201712/29/2017
9/5/2017quarterly$0.388.62%9/8/20179/11/20179/29/2017
6/2/2017quarterly$0.388.68%6/8/20176/12/20176/30/2017
2/24/2017quarterly$0.389.03%3/9/20173/13/20173/31/2017
6/3/2015quarterly$0.389.01%6/9/20156/11/20156/30/2015
3/4/2015quarterly$0.388.98%3/10/20153/12/20153/31/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income (NYSE HEQ) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income (NYSE:HEQ)

John Hancock Hedged Equity and Income (NYSE HEQ) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/30/2016Hassell H McclellanInsiderSell64$16.05$1,027.20View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016James BoyleInsiderBuy1,060$14.16$15,009.60View SEC Filing  
4/1/2013Craig BromleyInsiderBuy1,250$16.78$20,975.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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