John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (BTO)

26.50
NYSE : Financial
Prev Close 26.50
Day Low/High 0.00 / 0.00
52 Wk Low/High 19.52 / 29.44
Avg Volume 88.30K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 18.57M
Market Cap 490.87M
P/E Ratio 41.30
Div & Yield 0.82 (3.10%)

Latest News

BTO Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

BTO Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Thursday, shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund crossed below their 200 day moving average of $26.32, changing hands as low as $25.40 per share. John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund shares are currently trading down about 5.7% on the day.

Where to Find 9% to 10% Yields -- Gates Capital

Where to Find 9% to 10% Yields -- Gates Capital

Gates Capital's Charles Earle discusses how investors can find higher yields even as the Fed gets ready to hike interest rates -- which will hit bonds hard.

Muni ETFs Better Than Closed-End Funds as Fed Rate Hike Nears

Muni ETFs Better Than Closed-End Funds as Fed Rate Hike Nears

The leverage imbedded within many closed-end funds (CEFs) will create even wider discounts to their respective net asset values as the first Federal Reserve rate hike nears.

BTO Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level

BTO Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Friday, shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund crossed above their 200 day moving average of $22.65, changing hands as high as $22.82 per share. John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund shares are currently trading up about 1.6% on the day.

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (BTO) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (BTO) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA

In trading on Monday, shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund crossed below their 200 day moving average of $22.82, changing hands as low as $22.47 per share. John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund shares are currently trading down about 4.3% on the day.

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (BTO) Shares Cross Below Book Value

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (BTO) Shares Cross Below Book Value

In trading on Monday, shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund crossed below their last reported book value — defined as common shareholder equity per share — of $23.01, changing hands as low as $22.87 per share. John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund shares are currently trading off about 3% on the day.

Ex-Div Reminder for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (BTO)

Ex-Div Reminder for John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (BTO)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/9/14, John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.2961, payable on 12/31/14. As a percentage of BTO's recent stock price of $23.45, this dividend works out to approximately 1.26%, so look for shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund to trade 1.26% lower — all else being equal — when BTO shares open for trading on 12/9/14.

BTO Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average

BTO Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average

In trading on Monday, shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund crossed below their 200 day moving average of $22.79, changing hands as low as $22.76 per share. John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund shares are currently trading down about 1.6% on the day.

BTO Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level

BTO Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Thursday, shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund crossed above their 200 day moving average of $22.76, changing hands as high as $22.79 per share. John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund shares are currently trading up about 0.2% on the day.

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (BTO) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (BTO) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA

In trading on Tuesday, shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund crossed above their 200 day moving average of $22.89, changing hands as high as $22.91 per share. John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund shares are currently trading up about 0.5% on the day.

BTO Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average

BTO Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average

In trading on Tuesday, shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund crossed above their 200 day moving average of $22.64, changing hands as high as $22.78 per share. John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund shares are currently trading up about 1.5% on the day.

BTO Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

BTO Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Friday, shares of John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund crossed below their 200 day moving average of $22.71, changing hands as low as $22.60 per share. John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund shares are currently trading off about 0.6% on the day.