John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 4th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Thursday, December 12th will be given a dividend of 0.2197 per share by the financial services provider on Tuesday, December 31st. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 11th. This is an increase from John Hancock Income Securities Trust’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.16.

NYSE JHS opened at $14.53 on Monday. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $14.56 and a 200-day moving average price of $14.47. John Hancock Income Securities Trust has a 52 week low of $12.38 and a 52 week high of $15.04.

John Hancock Income Securities Trust Company Profile

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.

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