JLKAX Mutual Fund Quote

JLKAX
 Fund
  

USD 11.91  0.24  1.98%   

Market Performance
3 of 100
Odds Of Distress
Less than 3
John Hancock is trading at 11.91 as of the 12th of August 2022; that is -1.98% down since the beginning of the trading day. The fund's open price was 12.15. John Hancock has a very small chance of experiencing financial distress in the next few years but had a somewhat insignificant performance during the last 90 days. Equity ratings for John Hancock Funds are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 14th of May 2022 and ending today, the 12th of August 2022. Click here to learn more.
The investment seeks high total return through the funds target retirement date, with a greater focus on income beyond the target date. The fund invests substantially all of its assets in underlying funds using an asset allocation strategy designed for investors expected to retire around the year 2050. More on John Hancock Funds

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John Hancock Mutual Fund Highlights

Most reasonable investors view market volatility as an opportunity to invest at a favorable price or to sell short against a bearish trend. If you consider yourself one of those investors, make sure you clearly understand your entering position. John Hancock's investment highlights are automatically generated signals that are significant enough to either complement your investing judgment regarding John Hancock or challenge it. These highlights can help you better understand the position you are entering and avoid costly mistakes.
The fund retains 91.86% of its assets under management (AUM) in equities
Macroaxis Advice
Unlike general analyst consensus, Macroaxis buy hold or sell recommendation is provided in the context of your current investment horizon and risk tolerance. The advice algorithm takes into account all of John Hancock's available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators. Your current horizon is 90 days - details
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Startdate15th of May 2013
John Hancock Funds [JLKAX] is traded in USA and was established 12th of August 2022. The fund is listed under Target-Date 2050 category and is part of John Hancock family. John Hancock Funds currently has accumulated 568.79 M in assets under management (AUM) with no minimum investment requirements, while the total return for the last 3 years was 5.06%.
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Instrument Allocation

Sector Allocation (%)

Investors will always prefer to have their portfolios divercified against different sectors. The broad sector allocation increases the possibility of making a profit or at least avoiding a loss. However, this may also reduce the expected return on JLKAX Mutual Fund. Generally, it depends on diversification level and type but usually, the broader the sector allocation, the less risk can be expected from holding JLKAX Mutual Fund, and the less return is expected.
Institutional investors that are interested in enforcing a sector tilt in their portfolio can use exchange-traded funds, such as John Hancock Funds Mutual Fund, as a low-cost alternative to building a custom portfolio. So, using sector ETFs to diversify your portfolio can be a profitable strategy. However, no matter what sectors are desirable at a given time, no single industry should ever make up more than 20 percent of your stock portfolio.

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John Hancock Target Price Odds Analysis

What are John Hancock's target price odds to finish over the current price? Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of John Hancock jumping above the current price in 90 days from now is about 18.7%. The John Hancock Funds probability density function shows the probability of John Hancock mutual fund to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days. Assuming the 90 days horizon John Hancock has a beta of 0.0567. This indicates as returns on the market go up, John Hancock average returns are expected to increase less than the benchmark. However, during the bear market, the loss on holding John Hancock Funds will be expected to be much smaller as well. Additionally, the company has an alpha of 0.0229, implying that it can generate a 0.0229 percent excess return over DOW after adjusting for the inherited market risk (beta).
  Odds Below 11.91HorizonTargetOdds Above 11.91
81.05%90 days
 11.91 
18.70%
Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of John Hancock to move above the current price in 90 days from now is about 18.7 (This John Hancock Funds probability density function shows the probability of JLKAX Mutual Fund to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days) .

John Hancock Funds Risk Profiles

Investors will always prefer to have the highest possible return on investment while minimizing volatility. John Hancock market risk premium is the additional return an investor will receive from holding John Hancock long position in a well-diversified portfolio. The market premium is part of the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), which most analysts and investors use to calculate the acceptable rate of return on investment in John Hancock. At the center of the CAPM is the concept of risk and reward, which is usually communicated by investors using alpha and beta measures. Although John Hancock's alpha and beta are two of the key measurements used to evaluate John Hancock's performance over the market, the standard measures of volatility play an important role as well.

John Hancock Against Markets

Picking the right benchmark for John Hancock mutual fund is fundamental to making educated investment choices. Many naive investors compare their positions with the S&P 500 or with the Nasdaq. But these benchmarks are not all-inclusive and generally should be used only for large-capitalization equities or stock offerings from large companies. When the price of a selected benchmark declines in a down market, there may be an uptick in John Hancock mutual fund price where buyers come in believing the asset is cheap. The opposite is true when the market is bullish; so, accurately picking the benchmark for John Hancock is critical whether you are bullish or bearish towards John Hancock Funds at a given time.

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You need to understand the risk of investing before taking a position in John Hancock. The danger of trading John Hancock Funds is mainly related to its market volatility and Mutual Fund specific events. As an investor, you must understand the concept of risk-adjusted return before you start trading. The most common way to measure the risk of John Hancock is by using the Sharpe ratio. The ratio expresses how much excess return you acquire for the extra volatility you endure for holding a more risker asset than John Hancock. The Shape ratio is calculated by using standard deviation and excess return to determine reward per unit of risk. To understand how volatile John Hancock Funds is, you must compare it to a benchmark. Traditionally, the risk-free rate of return is the rate of return on the shortest-dated U.S. Treasury, such as a 3-year bond.
Please see Risk vs Return Analysis. Note that the John Hancock Funds information on this page should be used as a complementary analysis to other John Hancock's statistical models used to find the right mix of equity instruments to add to your existing portfolios or create a brand new portfolio. You can also try Bond Directory module to find actively traded corporate debentures issued by US companies.

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Please note, there is a significant difference between John Hancock's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine John Hancock value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, John Hancock's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.