John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (HPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 08, 2015
John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III ( HPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 08, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1222 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased HPS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 43rd quarter that HPS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $16.85, the dividend yield is 8.7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HPS was $16.85, representing a -10.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.77 and a 18% increase over the 52 week low of $14.28.
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