John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III ( HPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.122 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased HPS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that HPS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18.32, the dividend yield is 7.99%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HPS was $18.32, representing a -5.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.48 and a 9.05% increase over the 52 week low of $16.80.