John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II Company Profile (NYSE:HPF)

About John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)

John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II logoJohn Hancock Preferred Income Fund II is a closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to provide a high level of current income consistent with preservation of capital. The Fund's secondary investment objective is to provide growth of capital to the extent consistent with its primary investment objective. The Fund seeks to achieve its objectives by investing in a diversified portfolio of securities that may be undervalued relative to similar securities in the marketplace. Under market conditions, the Fund invests at least 80% of its assets in preferred stocks and other preferred securities, including convertible preferred securities; 25% or more of its total assets in industries comprising the utilities sector. The Fund's portfolio sector includes financials, utilities, energy, telecommunication services, healthcare, consumer staples, industrials and short-term investments. John Hancock Advisers, LLC serves as investment advisor for the Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Closed End Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:HPF
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.jhfunds.com
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $21.75
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $21.77
  • 52 Week Range: $18.87 - $22.71
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 30,503 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)

What is John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II's stock symbol?

John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HPF."

How often does John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II?

John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, October 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, October 12th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Tuesday, October 31st. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 11th. View John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II's Dividend History.

When will John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II make its next earnings announcement?

John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II.

Who are some of John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II's key competitors?

Who are John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II's key executives?

John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Hassell H. McClellan, Chairman of the Board of Trustee
  • Andrew G. Arnott, President
  • Charles A. Rizzo, Chief Financial Officer
  • John J. Danello, Senior Vice President, Secretary and Chief Legal Officer
  • Francis V. Knox Jr., Chief Compliance Officer
  • Salvatore Schiavone, Treasurer
  • Charles L. Bardelis, Independent Trustee
  • James R. Boyle, Non-Independent Trustee
  • Craig R. Bromley, Non-Independent Trustee
  • Peter S. Burgess CPA.,, Independent Trustee

How do I buy John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II stock?

Shares of John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II's stock price today?

One share of John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.72.


MarketBeat Community Rating for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE HPF)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  25 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  32 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  57
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
Price Target History for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
Analysts' Ratings History for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
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Earnings

Earnings History for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
Earnings by Quarter for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
Earnings History by Quarter for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE HPF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/27/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
Next Dividend:10/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.68
Dividend Yield:7.73%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)

Dividend History by Quarter for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE HPF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/3/2017monthly$0.147.68%10/11/201710/12/201710/31/2017
9/5/2017monthly$0.147.73%9/8/20179/11/20179/29/2017
8/2/2017monthly$0.147.47%8/9/20178/11/20178/31/2017
7/5/2017monthly$0.147.61%7/11/20177/13/20177/31/2017
6/2/2017monthly$0.147.69%6/8/20176/12/20176/30/2017
5/2/2017monthly$0.147.78%5/9/20175/11/20175/31/2017
4/4/2017monthly$0.147.91%4/11/20174/13/20174/28/2017
2/24/2017monthly$0.147.97%3/9/20173/13/20173/31/2017
2/2/2017monthly$0.148.03%2/9/20172/13/20172/28/2017
1/4/2017monthly$0.148.18%1/11/20171/13/20171/31/2017
12/2/2016$0.1412/8/201612/12/201612/30/2016
11/2/2016$0.1411/9/201611/14/201611/30/2016
10/4/2016$0.1410/11/201610/13/201610/31/2016
9/2/2016$0.149/8/20169/12/20169/30/2016
8/2/2016$0.148/9/20168/11/20168/31/2016
7/5/2016$0.147/7/20167/11/20167/29/2016
6/2/2016$0.146/9/20166/13/20166/30/2016
5/3/2016$0.145/10/20165/12/20165/31/2016
4/4/2016$0.144/7/20164/11/20164/29/2016
3/2/2016$0.143/9/20163/11/20163/31/2016
2/2/2016$0.142/9/20162/11/20162/29/2016
1/5/2016$0.141/12/20161/14/20161/29/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/27/2017Steven R PruchanskyInsiderBuy100$22.12$2,212.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2016Hassell H McclellanInsiderSell157$22.47$3,527.79View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016Steven R PruchanskyInsiderBuy109$22.89$2,495.01View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016James BoyleInsiderBuy769$19.52$15,010.88View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
Latest Headlines for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)
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DateHeadline
nasdaq.com logoJohn Hancock Pfd Income Fund II (HPF) Ex-Dividend Date...
www.nasdaq.com - October 10 at 11:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (HPF) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.14
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 3 at 7:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Hancock Pref. Income Fund II Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.14 (HPF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 9:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (HPF) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 1:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Hancock Pref. Income Fund II Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.14 (NYSE:HPF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 6:27 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 John Hancock Tax-Advanta For: May 01 Filed by: D'Souza Melvyn
www.streetinsider.com - July 11 at 11:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF) Declares $0.14 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 9:46 PM
seekingalpha.com logoJohn Hancock reports CEFs earnings
seekingalpha.com - February 28 at 5:53 PM
seekingalpha.com logoA Preferred Fund For Double Digit A Gain
seekingalpha.com - October 25 at 10:25 AM

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This page was last updated on 10/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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