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John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$15.47
+0.02 (+0.13%)
(As of 05/21/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$15.43
$15.49
50-Day Range
$14.62
$15.66
52-Week Range
$11.79
$15.75
Volume
28,464 shs
Average Volume
58,999 shs
Market Capitalization
N/A
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
8.53%
Price Target
N/A
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About John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Stock (NYSE:HPS)

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by John Hancock Investment Management LLC. It is co-managed by John Hancock Asset Management. The fund invests in the 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 securities or other 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 III was formed on June 19, 2003 and is domiciled in the United States.

HPS Stock Price History

HPS Stock News Headlines

John Hancock Preferred Income III Closed Fund (HPS)
John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS)
JOHN HANCOCK CLOSED-END FUNDS RELEASE EARNINGS DATA
John Hancock Preferred Income ETF (JHPI)
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/30 Dividend
4/10/2024
Dividend Payable
4/30/2024
Ex-Dividend for 5/31 Dividend
5/10/2024
Today
5/21/2024
Dividend Payable
5/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Asset Management
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
N/A
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.24 million

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
N/A
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HPS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have HPS shares performed in 2024?

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III's stock was trading at $14.14 at the start of the year. Since then, HPS stock has increased by 9.3% and is now trading at $15.46.
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Are investors shorting John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III?

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 282,600 shares, an increase of 76.4% from the March 31st total of 160,200 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 62,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.5 days.
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How often does John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III?

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, May 31st. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 10th.
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Is John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III a good dividend stock?

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (NYSE:HPS) pays an annual dividend of $1.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.08%.
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What other stocks do shareholders of John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III investors own include AT&T (T), Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (BUD), Ventas (VTR), BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust (BPT), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Pfizer (PFE), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and International Business Machines (IBM).

Who are John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III's major shareholders?

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Commonwealth Equity Services LLC (0.00%), Activest Wealth Management (0.00%), Everpar Advisors LLC (0.00%), Global Retirement Partners LLC (0.00%) and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc. (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include Dean Garfield and Noni L Ellison.
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How do I buy shares of John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III?

Shares of HPS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:HPS) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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