John Hancock Investors Trust (NYSE:JHI) to Issue Dividend Increase – $0.33 Per Share

John Hancock Investors Trust (NYSE:JHI) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 4th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Thursday, December 12th will be paid a dividend of 0.3274 per share by the financial services provider on Tuesday, December 31st. This represents a $1.31 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.52%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 11th. This is a positive change from John Hancock Investors Trust’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.33.

NYSE:JHI traded up $0.07 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $17.43. The company had a trading volume of 8,227 shares, compared to its average volume of 11,618. John Hancock Investors Trust has a 52-week low of $13.37 and a 52-week high of $17.74. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is $17.13 and its 200-day moving average price is $16.80.

About John Hancock Investors Trust

John Hancock Investors Trust is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC. It is co-managed by John Hancock Asset Management. It invests in the fixed income markets across the globe. The fund primarily invests in a diversified portfolio of corporate and government bonds, debt securities.

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