NYSE:HPI - John Hancock Preferred Income Fund Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $21.38 +0.02 (+0.09 %) (As of 02/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$21.36Today's Range$21.29 - $21.4252-Week Range$17.02 - $22.85Volume45,600 shsAverage Volume48,332 shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield0.08%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionChartDividendFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email John Hancock Preferred Income Fund is a closed ended balanced 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 and fixed income markets of the United States. It seeks to invest in securities of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund primarily invests in preferred value stocks of companies, convertible preferred securities, and investment grade fixed-income securities rated investment grade or higher by Moody's or Standard & Poor's. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Hybrid Preferred Securities Index and Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index. John Hancock Preferred Income Fund was formed on August 27, 2002 and is domiciled in the United States. Receive HPI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HPI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Asset Management Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinancial Services Current SymbolNYSE:HPI Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.jhinvestments.comFundOverview.aspx?ProductType=ClosedEnd&FundID=34000&Cla&ClassCode=CE Phone+1-617-6633000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-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 / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding SharesN/AMarket CapN/A OptionableNot Optionable John Hancock Preferred Income Fund (NYSE:HPI) Frequently Asked Questions What is John Hancock Preferred Income Fund's stock symbol? John Hancock Preferred Income Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HPI." How often does John Hancock Preferred Income Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Hancock Preferred Income Fund? John Hancock Preferred Income Fund announced a monthly dividend on Monday, February 4th. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 11th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Thursday, February 28th. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 8th. View John Hancock Preferred Income Fund's Dividend History. Has John Hancock Preferred Income Fund been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about HPI stock has been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. John Hancock Preferred Income Fund earned a coverage optimism score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of John Hancock Preferred Income Fund's key competitors? Some companies that are related to John Hancock Preferred Income Fund include 1ST TR ENERGY I/SH (FIF), 3i Group (TGOPF), Aberdeen Asian Income Fund (AAIF), Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund (IAF), Aberdeen Emerging Markets Invstmt (AEMC), Aberdeen Latin American Income Fund (ALAI), Aberdeen New Dawn Investment Trust (ABD), Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (ASCI), Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust (ASL), Aberforth Split Level Income Trust (ASIT), Aberforth Split Level Income Trust PLC Preferred Shares (ASIZ), Ackermans & van Haaren (ACKB), Acorn Capital Investment Fund (ACQ), Acorn Income Fund (AIF) and Adamas Finance Asia (ADAM). Who are John Hancock Preferred Income Fund's key executives? John Hancock Preferred Income 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)Mr. Joseph H. Bozoyan CFA, Portfolio Mang.Mr. Bradley Lutz CFA, Portfolio Mang. Who are John Hancock Preferred Income Fund's major shareholders? John Hancock Preferred Income Fund's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Advisory Resource Group (0.00%), Selway Asset Management (0.00%), Commonwealth Equity Services LLC (0.00%), LPL Financial LLC (0.00%), TSP Capital Management Group LLC (0.00%) and Buffington Mohr McNeal (0.00%). Company insiders that own John Hancock Preferred Income Fund stock include Anish Sunderji, Aziz Shariff and Steven R Pruchansky. View Institutional Ownership Trends for John Hancock Preferred Income Fund. Which institutional investors are selling John Hancock Preferred Income Fund stock? HPI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, Advisor Group Inc., Global Trust Asset Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Citigroup Inc., CWM LLC, Annex Advisory Services LLC and Mcrae Capital Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Preferred Income Fund. Which institutional investors are buying John Hancock Preferred Income Fund stock? HPI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisory Resource Group, Buffington Mohr McNeal, Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, FDx Advisors Inc., Selway Asset Management, National Asset Management Inc., LPL Financial LLC and Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have bought John Hancock Preferred Income Fund stock in the last two years include Anish Sunderji, Aziz Shariff and Steven R Pruchansky. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Preferred Income Fund. How do I buy shares of John Hancock Preferred Income Fund? Shares of HPI 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 Preferred Income Fund's stock price today? One share of HPI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.38. What is John Hancock Preferred Income Fund's official website? The official website for John Hancock Preferred Income Fund is http://www.jhinvestments.com/Fund/Overview.aspx?ProductType=ClosedEnd&FundID=34000&Cla&ClassCode=CE. How can I contact John Hancock Preferred Income Fund? John Hancock Preferred Income Fund's mailing address is 601 Congress St, BOSTON, MA 02210-2804, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-617-6633000. MarketBeat Community Rating for John Hancock Preferred Income Fund (NYSE HPI)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 73 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 68 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 141MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about John Hancock Preferred Income Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HPI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HPI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Are analyst ratings accurate?