NYSE:JHS - John Hancock Income Securities Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $13.78 +0.12 (+0.88 %) (As of 02/22/2019 09:06 AM ET)Previous Close$13.66Today's Range$13.70 - $14.079352-Week Range$12.38 - $14.65Volume12,301 shsAverage Volume13,034 shsMarket Capitalization$160.54 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield5.34%Beta0.21 ProfileDiscussionChartDividendFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email John Hancock Income Securities Trust is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC. It is co-managed by John Hancock Asset Management. The fund invests in the fixed income markets of United States. It invests primarily in corporate and government bonds with average maturity of 7.57 years. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolios against the Lehman Brothers Government/ Credit Bond Index. John Hancock Income Securities Trust was formed in February 14, 1973 and is domiciled in United States. Receive JHS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for JHS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:JHS Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK759866 WebN/A PhoneN/ADebt 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 Shares11,650,000Market Cap$160.54 million Next Earnings DateN/A OptionableNot Optionable 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 Tuesday, December 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 13th will be given a dividend of $0.2085 per share on Monday, December 31st. This represents a $0.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.05%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 12th. This is an increase from John Hancock Income Securities Trust's previous quarterly dividend of $0.17. View John Hancock Income Securities Trust's Dividend History. Has John Hancock Income Securities Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about JHS stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. John Hancock Income Securities Trust earned a media sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of John Hancock Income Securities Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to John Hancock Income Securities Trust include INVESCO VAN KAM/COM (VCV), Western Asset Managed Municipals Fnd (MMU), BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund (DSU), The India Fund (IFN), Putnam Premier Income Trust (PPT), Blackrock Muniassets Fund (MUA), BlackRock MuniHolding Insured Investm (MFL), Nuveen Pennsylvania Invsmt Qlty Mncpl Fd (NQP), Adams Natural Resources Fund (PEO), Dreyfus Strategic Muni. (LEO), BlackRock MuniYield New York Insured Fnd (MYN), Putnam Municipal Opportunities Trust (PMO), Blackrock Muniyld California Quty Fd (MCA), Strategic Global Government Fund Inc. Closed-End Fund (RCS) and MFS Intermediate Income Trust (MIN). What other stocks do shareholders of John Hancock Income Securities Trust own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other John Hancock Income Securities Trust investors own include American Express (AXP), John Hancock Tax-Advantage Dvd Incom Fd. (HTD), John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (PDT), Credit Suisse AM Inc Fund (CIK), Nuveen Preferred & Income Oprtnts Fnd (JPC), Western Asset Global High Income Fnd (EHI), Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (BSL), Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund (ARDC), Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund (DHY) and MFS Special Value Trust (MFV). Who are John Hancock Income Securities Trust's key executives? John Hancock Income Securities Trust'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. Howard C. Greene CFA, Sr. MD & Sr. Portfolio Mang.Mr. Jeffrey N. Given CFA, Portfolio Mang. Who are John Hancock Income Securities Trust's major shareholders? John Hancock Income Securities Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Sit Investment Associates Inc. (8.97%), 1607 Capital Partners LLC (6.26%), Karpus Management Inc. (2.41%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.26%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.22%) and Stifel Financial Corp (0.16%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for John Hancock Income Securities Trust. Which major investors are selling John Hancock Income Securities Trust stock? JHS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Stifel Financial Corp and LPL Financial LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Income Securities Trust. Which major investors are buying John Hancock Income Securities Trust stock? JHS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 1607 Capital Partners LLC, Sit Investment Associates Inc., Semmax Financial Advisors Inc., Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Bank of America Corp DE and Karpus Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for John Hancock Income Securities Trust. How do I buy shares of John Hancock Income Securities Trust? Shares of JHS 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 JHS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.78. How big of a company is John Hancock Income Securities Trust? John Hancock Income Securities Trust has a market capitalization of $160.54 million. MarketBeat Community Rating for John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE JHS)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 112 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 99 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 211MarketBeat'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 JHS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe JHS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Can individual investors take part in an IPO?