John Hancock Preferred Income Fund ( HPI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 08, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased HPI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 54th quarter that HPI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $19.44, the dividend yield is 8.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HPI was $19.44, representing a -9.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.38 and a 11.28% increase over the 52 week low of $17.47.