NYSE:HPS - John Hancock Preferred Stock Price, Price Target & More

$17.47 -0.11 (-0.63 %)
(As of 04/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.47
Today's Range$17.43 - $17.55
52-Week Range$16.80 - $19.48
Volume56,665 shs
Average Volume77,535 shs
Market Capitalization$551.02 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.40%
Beta0.14

About John Hancock Preferred (NYSE:HPS)

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III is a closed-end management investment company. The Fund seeks 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 objective. It invests approximately 80% of its assets (net assets plus borrowings for investment purposes) in preferred stocks and other preferred securities, including convertible preferred securities. In addition, the Fund invests approximately 25% or more of its total assets in the industries comprising the utilities sector. Its portfolio includes preferred securities-United States, Preferred securities-Foreign, common stocks, corporate bonds, and short term investments and other. It invests in various sectors, including financials, utilities, energy, healthcare and consumer staples. John Hancock Advisers, LLC serves as investment advisor for the Fund.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorN/A
SymbolNYSE:HPS
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-617-6633000

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

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares31,580,000

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John Hancock Preferred (NYSE:HPS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is John Hancock Preferred's stock symbol?

John Hancock Preferred trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HPS."

How often does John Hancock Preferred pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Hancock Preferred?

John Hancock Preferred announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.1222 per share on Monday, April 30th. This represents a $1.47 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 11th. View John Hancock Preferred's Dividend History.

Who are some of John Hancock Preferred's key competitors?

Who are John Hancock Preferred's key executives?

John Hancock Preferred'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, Trustee (Age 58)
  • Craig R. Bromley, Non-Independent Trustee (Age 51)

Has John Hancock Preferred been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about HPS stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. John Hancock Preferred earned a news sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 45.13 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

How do I buy shares of John Hancock Preferred?

Shares of HPS 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's stock price today?

One share of HPS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.47.

How big of a company is John Hancock Preferred?

John Hancock Preferred has a market capitalization of $551.02 million.

How can I contact John Hancock Preferred?

John Hancock Preferred'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 (HPS)

Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  76 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  42 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  118
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about John Hancock Preferred and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HPS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HPS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

John Hancock Preferred (NYSE:HPS) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 4/22/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

John Hancock Preferred (NYSE:HPS) Dividend Information

John Hancock Preferred pays an annual dividend of $1.47 per share, with a dividend yield of 8.41%. HPS's next monthly dividend payment will be made on Monday, April 30.
Next Dividend:4/30/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.47
Dividend Yield:8.41%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:N/A
Frequency:Monthly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for John Hancock Preferred (NYSE:HPS)

John Hancock Preferred (NYSE:HPS) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/3/2018monthly$0.12228.32%4/11/20184/12/20184/30/2018
3/2/2018monthly$0.12228.46%3/9/20183/12/20183/29/2018
2/5/2018monthly$0.12228.55%2/9/20182/12/20182/28/2018
1/3/2018monthly$0.12227.82%1/11/20181/12/20181/31/2018
12/4/2017monthly$0.12227.83%12/8/201712/11/201712/29/2017
10/3/2017monthly$0.12227.78%10/11/201710/12/201710/31/2017
9/15/2017Quarterly$0.069/21/20179/22/20179/29/2017
9/5/2017monthly$0.12227.85%9/8/20179/11/20179/29/2017
8/2/2017monthly$0.12227.57%8/9/20178/11/20178/31/2017
7/5/2017monthly$0.12227.66%7/11/20177/13/20177/31/2017
6/2/2017monthly$0.12227.69%6/8/20176/12/20176/30/2017
5/2/2017monthly$0.12227.75%5/9/20175/11/20175/31/2017
4/4/2017monthly$0.12227.87%4/11/20174/13/20174/28/2017
2/24/2017monthly$0.12227.91%3/9/20173/13/20173/31/2017
2/2/2017monthly$0.12227.89%2/9/20172/13/20172/28/2017
1/4/2017monthly$0.12228.13%1/11/20171/13/20171/31/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

John Hancock Preferred (NYSE HPS) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for John Hancock Preferred (NYSE:HPS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for John Hancock Preferred (NYSE:HPS)

John Hancock Preferred (NYSE HPS) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
7/27/2017Steven R PruchanskyInsiderBuy200$18.97$3,794.001,891View SEC Filing  
9/30/2016Hassell H McclellanInsiderSell182$19.27$3,507.14634View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016Steven R PruchanskyInsiderBuy125$20.04$2,505.001,571View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016James BoyleInsiderBuy848$17.71$15,018.08848View SEC Filing  
4/3/2013Craig BromleyInsiderBuy1,100$19.66$21,626.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

John Hancock Preferred (NYSE HPS) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS) Declares $0.12 Monthly DividendJohn Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS) Declares $0.12 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 8:30 PM
Burney Co. Buys Shares of 127,762 John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS)Burney Co. Buys Shares of 127,762 John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 5:08 AM
John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.12 (HPS)John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.12 (HPS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 8:30 PM
John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.12John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 7:12 PM
John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund, John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund, John Hancock Preferred Income Fund, John Hancock Preferred Income Fund II, John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III, John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund, John Hancock Tax-Advantaged Dividend Income Fund And John Hancock Tax-Advantaged Global Shareholder Yield Fund Announce Results Of Annual Meetings Of ShareholdersJohn Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund, John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund, John Hancock Preferred Income Fund, John Hancock Preferred Income Fund II, John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III, John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund, John Hancock Tax-Advantaged Dividend Income Fund And John Hancock Tax-Advantaged Global Shareholder Yield Fund Announce Results Of Annual Meetings Of Shareholders
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 5:02 PM
John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.12 (HPS)John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.12 (HPS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 8:42 PM
John Hancock Closed-End Funds Release Earnings DataJohn Hancock Closed-End Funds Release Earnings Data
finance.yahoo.com - November 20 at 8:02 PM
John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.12 (HPS)John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.12 (HPS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 7:28 PM
John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.12John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 6:27 PM
John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.12 (NYSE:HPS)John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.12 (NYSE:HPS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 10:20 PM
John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III: A Good Or Bad Investment?John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III: A Good Or Bad Investment?
seekingalpha.com - July 15 at 4:31 PM

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This page was last updated on 4/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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