Technical Analysis for PDT - John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 13.48 -0.88% -0.12
PDT closed down 0.88 percent on Monday, August 3, 2020, on approximately normal volume. The stock fell below its 50 day moving average, damaging its intermediate-term outlook by crossing under that important trendline. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.00%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 0.00%
Weak + Overbought Other 0.00%
Outside Day Range Expansion 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish -0.88%
MACD Bullish Centerline Cross Bullish -0.88%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup -0.88%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.88%

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John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund 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 common stocks. It invests in preferred stocks and debt obligations that are rated investment grade by Moody or S&P, or preferred stock of issuers of investment-grade senior debt. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index and the Merrill Lynch Preferred Stock DRD Eligible Index. It was formerly known as John Hancock Patriot Premium Dividend Fund II. John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund was formed on December 21, 1989 and is domiciled in the United States.
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Is PDT 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 18.74
52 Week Low 6.57
Average Volume 114,914
200-Day Moving Average 15.10
50-Day Moving Average 13.54
20-Day Moving Average 13.24
10-Day Moving Average 13.30
Average True Range 0.26
ADX 10.47
+DI 28.37
-DI 17.17
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 13.17
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 13.68
Upper Bollinger Band 13.59
Lower Bollinger Band 12.90
Percent B (%b) 0.84
BandWidth 5.22
MACD Line 0.02
MACD Signal Line -0.03
MACD Histogram 0.0538
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 13.81
Resistance 3 (R3) 13.85 13.77 13.76
Resistance 2 (R2) 13.77 13.69 13.76 13.74
Resistance 1 (R1) 13.63 13.64 13.59 13.59 13.72
Pivot Point 13.55 13.55 13.54 13.54 13.55
Support 1 (S1) 13.41 13.47 13.37 13.37 13.24
Support 2 (S2) 13.33 13.42 13.32 13.22
Support 3 (S3) 13.19 13.33 13.21
Support 4 (S4) 13.15