John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT) announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, December 4th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Thursday, December 12th will be paid a dividend of 0.1315 per share by the real estate investment trust on Thursday, December 19th. This represents a $1.58 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 11th. This is a boost from John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II’s previous monthly dividend of $0.10.

PDT stock opened at $17.03 on Thursday. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $17.25 and a 200 day moving average price of $17.25. John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II has a fifty-two week low of $12.98 and a fifty-two week high of $18.45.

John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II Company Profile

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by John Hancock Advisers, 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.

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Dividend History for John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT)

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