John Hancock Multifactor Media and Communications ETF (JHCS)

NYSEARCA: JHCS · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
0.00 (0.00%)
Sep 26, 2022 12:00 AM EDT - Market open
Assets $12.44M
NAV $23.04
Expense Ratio 0.40%
PE Ratio 20.00
Shares Out 540,000
Dividend (ttm) $0.36
Dividend Yield 1.55%
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 27, 2022
1-Year Return -40.31%
Volume 4,788
Open 23.22
Previous Close 23.04
Day's Range 23.04 - 23.22
52-Week Low 23.04
52-Week High 38.91
Beta 1.03
Holdings 55
Inception Date Mar 13, 2019

About JHCS

The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in securities that compose the fund's index. The index is designed to comprise securities in the media and communications sector within the U.S. Universe whose market capitalizations are larger than that of the 1001st largest U.S. company at the time of reconstitution. It is non-diversified.

Asset Class Equity
Region North America
Issuer John Hancock
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol JHCS
Index Tracked John Hancock Dimensional Media and Communications Index

Top 10 Holdings

49.12% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Verizon Communications VZ 6.23%
AT&T, Inc. T 6.01%
The Walt Disney Company DIS 5.85%
Warner Bros. Discovery WBD 5.84%
Comcast CMCSA 5.80%
T-Mobile US TMUS 4.29%
Electronic Arts EA 3.93%
Meta Platforms META 3.77%
Activision Blizzard ATVI 3.76%
Netflix NFLX 3.64%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Jun 27, 2022 $0.17668 Jun 30, 2022
Dec 27, 2021 $0.18035 Dec 30, 2021
Jun 25, 2021 $0.14534 Jun 30, 2021
Dec 24, 2020 $0.15125 Dec 30, 2020
Jun 25, 2020 $0.1201 Jun 30, 2020
Dec 24, 2019 $0.16547 Dec 30, 2019
Full Dividend History


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