Media stories about John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE:JHS) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. John Hancock Income Securities Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.3044587641495 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

John Hancock Income Securities Trust (NYSE JHS) opened at 14.75 on Friday. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $14.66 and a 200-day moving average price of $14.48. John Hancock Income Securities Trust has a 52-week low of $13.65 and a 52-week high of $14.95.

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John Hancock Income Securities Trust Company Profile

John Hancock Income Securities Trust is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to generate a high level of current income consistent with prudent investment risk. The Fund invests approximately 80% of its net assets (plus borrowings for investment purposes) in income securities, consisting of marketable corporate debt securities, governmental obligations, and cash and commercial paper.

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