John Hancock Income Securities Trust ( JHS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.208 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 31, 2018. Shareholders who purchased JHS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 21.64% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $12.93, the dividend yield is 6.44%.
The previous trading day's last sale of JHS was $12.93, representing a -14.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.12 and a 2.45% increase over the 52 week low of $12.62.