John Hancock Income Securities Trust Company Profile (NYSE:JHS)

About John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)

John Hancock Income Securities Trust logoJohn 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Closed End Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:JHS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $171.45 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 11,647,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $14.60
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $14.38
  • 52 Week Range: $13.65 - $14.95
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.0000
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.83
  • Dividend Yield: 5.6%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 14,559 shs.
  • Beta: 0.22
 
Frequently Asked Questions for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)

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 Friday, June 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.2002 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.44%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 8th. This is a positive change from John Hancock Income Securities Trust's previous quarterly dividend of $0.20. 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
  • Andrew G. Arnott, President
  • Steven R. Pruchansky, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees
  • 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, Trustee
  • Craig R. Bromley, Trustee

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 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 $14.72.


MarketBeat Community Rating for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE JHS)
Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  16 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  8 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  24
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/10/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Current Dividend Information for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)
Most Recent Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.83
Dividend Yield:5.64%
Dividend Growth:-5.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)

Dividend History by Quarter for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE JHS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 30.23%
Insider Trades by Quarter for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/4/2016James BoyleInsiderBuy1,125$13.34$15,007.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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This page was last updated on 7/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff