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NYSE:PDT

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund (PDT) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$15.70
+0.34 (+2.21%)
(As of 05/27/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$15.42
$15.75
50-Day Range
$14.60
$16.79
52-Week Range
$14.46
$17.69
Volume
60,750 shs
Average Volume
77,801 shs
Market Capitalization
$766.71 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
7.62%
Beta
0.85
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About John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by John Hancock Investment Management LLC. It is co-managed by John Hancock Asset Management. The fund invests in the public equity markets of the United States. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors, with an emphasis on the utilities sector. The fund primarily invests in dividend paying preferred stocks and common stocks of companies. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against a composite benchmark comprised of 70% Bank of America Merrill Lynch Preferred Stock DRD Eligible Index and 30% S&P 500 Utilities Index. The fund was formerly known as John Hancock Patriot Premium Dividend Fund II. John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund was formed on December 21, 1989 and is domiciled in the United States.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Management investment, open-ended
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
Fax
N/A
Employees
147,000
Year Founded
N/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
N/A

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
$766.71 million
Optionable
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/29 Dividend
4/08/2022
Dividend Payable
4/29/2022
Ex-Dividend for 5/31 Dividend
5/11/2022
Today
5/27/2022
Dividend Payable
5/31/2022
Fiscal Year End
10/31/2022

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.19 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1202nd out of 1,381 stocks

Management Investment, Open-Ended Industry

2nd out of 2 stocks

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John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund (NYSE:PDT) Frequently Asked Questions

Are investors shorting John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund?

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 39,300 shares, an increase of 124.6% from the April 30th total of 17,500 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 67,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.6 days.
View John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund's Short Interest
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How often does John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund?

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, May 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 12th will be given a dividend of $0.0975 per share on Tuesday, May 31st. This represents a $1.17 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 11th.
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Is John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund a good dividend stock?

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund pays an annual dividend of $1.17 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.62%. PDT has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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Who are John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund's key executives?
John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Joseph H. Bozoyan C.F.A., CFA, Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. Bradley Lutz CFA, Portfolio Mang.
What other stocks do shareholders of John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund investors own include AT&T (T), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Realty Income (O), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI), Pfizer (PFE), EPR Properties (EPR), Verizon Communications (VZ), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Energy Transfer (ET) and Kinder Morgan (KMI).

What is John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund's stock symbol?

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PDT."

Who are John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund's major shareholders?

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Invesco Ltd. (0.68%), Advisor Group Holdings Inc. (0.48%), Bridge Advisory LLC (0.42%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.26%), Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC (0.21%) and Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. (0.21%).
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Which major investors are selling John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund stock?

PDT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guggenheim Capital LLC, Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co., Nottingham Advisors Inc., HighTower Advisors LLC, Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, UBS Group AG, Raymond James & Associates, and Belpointe Asset Management LLC.
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Which major investors are buying John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund stock?

PDT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bridge Advisory LLC, Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Stratos Wealth Partners LTD., Royal Bank of Canada, Private Portfolio Partners LLC, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., Ausdal Financial Partners Inc., and Prospera Financial Services Inc.
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How do I buy shares of John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund?

Shares of PDT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund's stock price today?

One share of PDT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.70.

How much money does John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund make?

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund has a market capitalization of $766.71 million.

How many employees does John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund have?

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund employs 147,000 workers across the globe.

What is John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund's official website?

The official website for John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund is www.jhinvestments.com.

How can I contact John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund?

The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 617-663-2430.

This page was last updated on 5/28/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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