Commonwealth Equity Services LLC Purchases 43,943 Shares of John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT)

Commonwealth Equity Services LLC increased its position in John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT) by 40.9% in the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 151,279 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 43,943 shares during the quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC’s holdings in John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II were worth $2,739,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its holdings in shares of John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II by 22.1% during the second quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 169,941 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $2,882,000 after acquiring an additional 30,717 shares during the period. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II by 18.1% during the second quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 121,367 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $2,058,000 after acquiring an additional 18,574 shares during the period. Bank of America Corp DE lifted its holdings in shares of John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II by 8.5% during the second quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 215,516 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $3,655,000 after acquiring an additional 16,928 shares during the period. Centaurus Financial Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II by 7,565.3% during the second quarter. Centaurus Financial Inc. now owns 16,557 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $281,000 after acquiring an additional 16,341 shares during the period. Finally, Invesco Ltd. lifted its holdings in shares of John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II by 5.5% during the second quarter. Invesco Ltd. now owns 304,155 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $5,158,000 after acquiring an additional 15,825 shares during the period. 5.32% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of NYSE:PDT opened at $17.06 on Friday. John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II has a twelve month low of $12.98 and a twelve month high of $18.45. The business has a fifty day moving average of $17.85 and a 200-day moving average of $17.23.

John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II Profile

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC. It is co-managed by John Hancock Asset Management. The fund invests in the public equity markets of the United States. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors, with an emphasis on the utilities sector.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT)

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