Technical Analysis for HPS - John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Preferred Income Fund III

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
D 16.84 0.90% 0.15
HPS closed up 0.97 percent on Friday, February 26, 2021, on 1.18 times normal volume. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Flat Flat
Historical HPS trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.90%
180 Bearish Setup Bearish Swing Setup 1.88%
Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 1.88%
Down 4 Days in a Row Weakness 1.88%
Down 5 Days in a Row Weakness 1.88%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 1.88%
MACD Bearish Centerline Cross Bearish 0.60%
Lizard Bullish Bullish Day Trade Setup 0.60%
Doji - Bullish? Reversal 0.60%
Stochastic Reached Oversold Weakness 0.60%
Older End-of-Day Signals for HPS ...

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Alert Time
20 DMA Resistance about 1 hour ago
Rose Above 50 DMA about 4 hours ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakout about 6 hours ago
50 DMA Resistance about 6 hours ago
Up 1% about 6 hours ago
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John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Preferred Income Fund III Description

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by John Hancock Funds, LLC. It is co-managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC and John Hancock Asset Management. The fund invests in public equity markets of the United States. It seeks to invest in the stocks of companies operating across the diversified sectors. The fund invests in the preferred stocks and other preferred securities, including convertible preferred securities or other fixed income securities rated investment grade or higher by Moody or S&P. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index and the Merrill Lynch Preferred Stock Hybrid Securities Index. John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III was formed on June 19, 2003 and is domiciled in the United States.


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Is HPS a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 19.03
52 Week Low 8.05
Average Volume 80,379
200-Day Moving Average 16.40
50-Day Moving Average 16.91
20-Day Moving Average 16.92
10-Day Moving Average 16.83
Average True Range 0.17
ADX 16.05
+DI 19.53
-DI 28.71
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 16.89
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 17.02
Upper Bollinger Band 17.36
Lower Bollinger Band 16.48
Percent B (%b) 0.24
BandWidth 5.19
MACD Line -0.05
MACD Signal Line 0.00
MACD Histogram -0.0482
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 16.96
Resistance 3 (R3) 16.95 16.85 16.91
Resistance 2 (R2) 16.85 16.78 16.85 16.90
Resistance 1 (R1) 16.77 16.74 16.81 16.78 16.88
Pivot Point 16.67 16.67 16.69 16.67 16.67
Support 1 (S1) 16.59 16.60 16.63 16.60 16.50
Support 2 (S2) 16.49 16.56 16.50 16.48
Support 3 (S3) 16.41 16.49 16.47
Support 4 (S4) 16.42