John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to provide high current income, consistent with modest growth of capital. The Fund seeks to pursue its objective by investing in a diversified portfolio comprised primarily of dividend paying preferred securities and common equity securities. The Fund utilizes a credit facility agreement to increase its assets available for investments. Normally, the Fund invests approximately 80% of its assets in dividend paying securities. The Fund invests over 25% of total assets in the utilities industry. The Fund invests in preferred securities, common stocks and short-term investments. The Fund invests in sectors, such as consumer staples, energy, financials, healthcare, industrials, real estate, telecommunication services, short-term investments and utilities. John Hancock Advisers, LLC serves as investment advisor for the Fund.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Closed-End Fund - Debt
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NYSE:PDT
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: N/A
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $16.39
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $15.60
- 52 Week Range: $13.22 - $17.59
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Average Volume: 83,108 shs.
- Beta: 0.59
Frequently Asked Questions for John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT)
What is John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II's stock symbol?
John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PDT."
How often does John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II?
John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, May 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 11th will be given a dividend of $0.0975 per share on Wednesday, May 31st. This represents a $1.17 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 9th. View John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II's Dividend History.
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How do I buy John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II stock?
Shares of John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II stock cost?
One share of John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.90.
Consensus Ratings for John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
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Analysts' Ratings History for John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT)
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Current Dividend Information for John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT)
|Dividend Growth:||4.40% (3 Year Average)|
Dividend History by Quarter for John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 7.93%Insider Trades by Quarter for John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|9/30/2016||Hassell H Mcclellan||Insider||Sell||244||$16.40||$4,001.60|| |
|1/4/2016||James Boyle||Insider||Buy||1,103||$13.62||$15,022.86|| |
|4/3/2013||Craig Bromley||Insider||Buy||1,500||$14.25||$21,375.00|| |
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