John Hancock Income Securities Trust Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:JHS)

$14.69 -0.06 (-0.41 %)
(As of 01/19/2018 10:25 AM ET)
Previous Close$14.75
Today's Range$14.69 - $14.78
52-Week Range$13.92 - $15.12
Volume21,300 shs
Average Volume22,733 shs
Market Capitalization$171.79 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.48%
Beta0.17

About John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)

John Hancock Income Securities Trust is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to generate a high level of current income consistent with prudent investment risk. The Fund invests approximately 80% of its net assets (plus borrowings for investment purposes) in income securities, consisting of marketable corporate debt securities, governmental obligations, and cash and commercial paper. The Fund may invest approximately 20% of its total assets in income-producing preferred securities and common stocks. The Fund's investment portfolio includes corporate bonds, the United States Government agency, collateralized mortgage obligations, asset backed securities, common stocks, capital preferred securities, the United States Government agency collateralized mortgage obligations, term loans, foreign government obligations, preferred securities, convertible bonds and short-term investments. The Fund's advisor is John Hancock Advisers, LLC.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Closed End Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:JHS
CUSIPN/A
WebN/A
PhoneN/A

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 Shares11,650,000

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is John Hancock Income Securities Trust's stock symbol?

John Hancock Income Securities Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "JHS."

How often does John Hancock Income Securities Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Hancock Income Securities Trust?

John Hancock Income Securities Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 4th. Investors of record on Monday, December 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.2181 per share on Friday, December 29th. This represents a $0.87 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 8th. This is a boost from John Hancock Income Securities Trust's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19. View John Hancock Income Securities Trust's Dividend History.

Who are some of John Hancock Income Securities Trust's key competitors?

Who are John Hancock Income Securities Trust's key executives?

John Hancock Income Securities Trust's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Hassell H. McClellan, Chairman of the Board (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, Trustee (Age 51)

Who owns John Hancock Income Securities Trust stock?

John Hancock Income Securities Trust's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Sit Investment Associates Inc. (12.60%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for John Hancock Income Securities Trust.

Who bought John Hancock Income Securities Trust stock? Who is buying John Hancock Income Securities Trust stock?

John Hancock Income Securities Trust's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sit Investment Associates Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Income Securities Trust.

How do I buy John Hancock Income Securities Trust stock?

Shares of John Hancock Income Securities Trust 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 Income Securities Trust's stock price today?

One share of John Hancock Income Securities Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.69.

How big of a company is John Hancock Income Securities Trust?

John Hancock Income Securities Trust has a market capitalization of $171.79 million.


MarketBeat Community Rating for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (JHS)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  53 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  41 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  94
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about John Hancock Income Securities Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS) Analysts' Consensus Rating

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Consensus Rating: N/AN/AN/ABuy
Consensus Rating Score: N/AN/AN/A3.00
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Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/10/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 1/19/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)


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Estimates

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:12/29/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.81
Dividend Yield:5.51%
Dividend Growth:-3.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/4/2017quarterly$0.225.94%12/8/201712/11/201712/29/2017
9/5/2017quarterly$0.195.23%9/8/20179/11/20179/29/2017
6/2/2017quarterly$0.205.46%6/8/20176/12/20176/30/2017
2/24/2017quarterly$0.205.43%3/9/20173/13/20173/31/2017
12/2/2016$0.2212/8/201612/12/201612/30/2016
9/2/2016$0.219/8/20169/12/20169/30/2016
6/2/2016$0.226/9/20166/13/20166/30/2016
3/2/2016$0.203/9/20163/11/20163/31/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE JHS) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 29.32%
Insider Trades by Quarter for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE JHS) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/4/2016James BoyleInsiderBuy1,125$13.34$15,007.501,125View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE JHS) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
John Hancock Income Securities Trust (JHS) Increases Dividend to $0.22 Per ShareJohn Hancock Income Securities Trust (JHS) Increases Dividend to $0.22 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 8:40 PM
John Hancock Income Securities Trust (JHS) Plans $0.19 Quarterly DividendJohn Hancock Income Securities Trust (JHS) Plans $0.19 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 9:45 PM
John Hancock declares quarterly distributionsJohn Hancock declares quarterly distributions
seekingalpha.com - June 5 at 2:47 PM
Income Investing Strategies To Preserve PrincipalIncome Investing Strategies To Preserve Principal
seekingalpha.com - May 18 at 9:32 AM

SEC Filings

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Financials

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This page was last updated on 1/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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