John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF) declared a monthly dividend on Monday, December 4th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 11th will be paid a dividend of 0.14 per share on Friday, December 29th. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 8th.

John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE HPF) traded up $0.14 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $21.45. 37,412 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 35,302. John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II has a 52-week low of $19.48 and a 52-week high of $22.71.

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About John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund II is a closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s primary investment objective is to provide a high level of current income consistent with preservation of capital. The Fund’s secondary investment objective is to provide growth of capital to the extent consistent with its primary investment objective.

Dividend History for John Hancock Pref. Income Fund II (NYSE:HPF)

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