Daily Pricing and Performance

The performance and prices for each portfolio are shown below. Net asset value (NAV) is the value of one share of the portfolio excluding sales charges. Public offering price (POP) is the price of one share of the portfolio including sales charges. Performance does not reflect the annual account maintenance fee of $25.

Year-to-date NAV and POP returns and yield are as of August 16, 2017.

Enrollment-Based Portfolios  

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  NAV as of 8/16/17POP as of 8/16/17 
Symbol Portfolio Name Price ($) Change ($) YTD (%) Price ($) Change ($) YTD (%) Inception Date
JENFX Portfolio 2033-2036
11.71 0.05 14.92 12.33 0.05 9.17 5/29/15
JENAX Portfolio 2029-2032
17.16 0.06 14.40 18.06 0.06 8.68 4/29/11
JEFAX Portfolio 2025-2028
17.70 0.05 12.10 18.63 0.05 6.49 4/30/07
JEYAX Portfolio 2021-2024
29.68 0.07 9.76 31.24 0.07 4.28 4/30/03
JESAX Portfolio 2017-2020
26.90 0.04 6.49 27.88 0.04 2.77 7/2/01
  Portfolio 2017-2020
Effective 06/03/2002
26.90 0.04 6.49 28.32 0.04 1.17 7/2/01
JEHAX College Portfolio
23.28 0.02 4.44 24.12 0.02 0.79 7/2/01
  College Portfolio
Effective 06/03/2002
23.28 0.02 4.44 24.51 0.02 -0.78 7/2/01

Static Portfolios  

» Disclosure
  NAV as of 8/16/17POP as of 8/16/17 
Symbol Portfolio Name Price ($) Change ($) YTD (%) Price ($) Change ($) YTD (%) Inception Date
JHEAX Equity Portfolio
32.69 0.13 15.47 33.88 0.13 11.43 7/2/01
  Equity Portfolio
Effective 06/03/2002
32.69 0.13 15.47 34.41 0.14 9.70 7/2/01
JHFAX Fixed Income Portfolio
28.25 0.04 3.97 29.27 0.04 0.34 7/2/01
  Fixed Income Portfolio
Effective 06/03/2002
28.25 0.04 3.97 29.43 0.04 -0.18 7/2/01
JAFAX Future Trends Portfolio
44.13 0.09 17.77 45.73 0.09 13.65 7/2/01
  Future Trends Portfolio
Effective 06/03/2002
44.13 0.09 17.77 46.45 0.09 11.89 7/2/01
JHSAX Short-Term Bond Portfolio
17.96 0.00 1.01 18.61 0.00 -2.52 7/2/01
  Short-Term Bond Portfolio
Effective 06/03/2002
17.96 0.00 1.01 18.71 0.00 -3.03 7/2/01

Money Market Portfolio  

» Disclosure
  NAV as of 8/16/17Total Return 
Symbol Portfolio Name Price ($) Change ($) YTD (%) 7 Day Simple Yield 7 Day Compound Yield Inception Date
JHAXX Money Market Portfolio
1.00 0.00 0.09 0.44 0.40 8/29/14

Lifestyle Portfolios  

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  NAV as of 8/16/17POP as of 8/16/17 
Symbol Portfolio Name Price ($) Change ($) YTD (%) Price ($) Change ($) YTD (%) Inception Date
JLBEX Multimanager Lifestyle Balanced 529 Portfolio
17.86 0.05 9.30 18.80 0.05 3.84 6/30/06
JLGEX Multimanager Lifestyle Growth 529 Portfolio
18.30 0.05 11.52 19.26 0.05 5.94 6/30/06
JLMEX Multimanager Lifestyle Moderate 529 Portfolio
17.46 0.03 7.05 18.38 0.03 1.70 6/30/06

Individual Portfolios  

» Disclosure
  NAV as of 8/16/17POP as of 8/16/17 
Symbol Portfolio Name Price ($) Change ($) YTD (%) Price ($) Change ($) YTD (%) Inception Date
JAMAX American Mutual Portfolio
30.51 0.05 8.35 32.12 0.05 2.93 4/30/03
JBCAX Blue Chip Growth Portfolio
45.17 0.15 24.50 47.55 0.16 18.28 9/30/02
JJCAX Capital Appreciation Portfolio
22.31 0.10 24.29 23.48 0.11 18.08 11/30/07
JEIEX Equity Income Portfolio
29.68 0.02 6.46 31.24 0.02 1.13 4/30/03
JIVEX International Value Portfolio
10.64 0.03 11.41 11.20 0.03 5.84 11/30/07
JTMAX Mid-Cap Value Portfolio
49.48 0.02 2.95 52.08 0.02 -2.19 9/30/02
JNHAX New Horizons Portfolio
41.96 0.21 18.70 44.17 0.22 12.76 9/30/04
JSCEX Small-Cap Stock Portfolio
43.21 0.07 4.73 45.48 0.07 -0.51 4/30/03

The performance data presented represents past performance. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results and current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. Investment returns in John Hancock Freedom 529 portfolios and the value of an investor's units will fluctuate and may be worth more or less than original cost when redeemed.

Returns of Portfolio 2017-2020, College Portfolio, Equity Portfolio, Fixed Income Portfolio, Future Trends Portfolio, and Short-Term Bond Portfolio assume an inception date of 6/3/02.

NAV, POP, year-to-date, and yield returns quoted are as of August 16, 2017. Year-to-date returns are cumulative. All other performance is an average annual total return except for portfolios that are less than one year old, in which case the inception-to-date returns are cumulative.

Returns for Class A units prior to June 3, 2002 with no material changes to the Account reflect the sales charge of 3.50%. Returns for Class A units purchased on or after June 3, 2002 reflect the current maximum initial sales charge at the time of purchase. Please see the Plan Disclosure Document for more details. For all portfolios: The performance for periods prior to June 9, 2014 reflects the prior expenses of the portfolios.

Class A units of each portfolio will also be charged an annual program management fee of 0.25%, an annual trust fee of 0.05% and an annual distribution and service fee. Please see Plan Disclosure Document for more details.

All returns assume reinvestment of distributions at NAV.

Performance does not reflect the annual account maintenance fee of $25.00.

In addition to the sales charge and program expenses, each portfolio will bear its pro rata share of the investment management fees and other expenses of the underlying mutual funds in which it invests.

Performance returns for the Money Market Portfolio reflect an annual program management fee of 0.25%. Note: The Trustee has authorized the Program Manager to waive all or a portion of the annual program management fee for the Money Market Portfolio to the extent necessary to maintain the net yield of the Money Market Portfolio at 0.0% and above.

Money Market Portfolio has an inception date of September 30, 2004. The inception date for Money Market Class A and C shares is August 29, 2014. The performance shown prior to this date reflects that of the Money Market Portfolio. Class X represents Money Market Portfolio with the inception date of 9/30/04.

International Value Portfolio has an inception date of November 30, 2007. Accounts in the Templeton Foreign 529 Portfolio were automatically converted to the International Value Portfolio on December 1, 2007. Capital Appreciation Portfolio has an inception date of November 30, 2007. Accounts in the Fidelity Advisor Equity Growth 529 Portfolio were automatically converted to the Capital Appreciation Portfolio on December 1, 2007.

On December 1, 2007, the following funds/share classes which underlie certain enrollment-based and static portfolios were converted as follows: Templeton Foreign Fund A converted to John Hancock Funds II International Value Fund (subadvised by Templeton), John Hancock Classic Value A converted to John Hancock Classic Value I, PIMCO Total Return Fund Admin converted to John Hancock Funds II Total Return Fund (subadvised by PIMCO), Davis New York Venture Fund A converted to John Hancock Funds II Fundamental Value Fund (subadvised by Davis), Oppenheimer International Growth Fund A converted to Oppenheimer International Growth Fund Y and Fidelity Advisor Equity Growth Fund A converted to John Hancock Funds II Capital Appreciation Fund (subadvised by Jennison). On August 1, 2008, John Hancock Funds II Emerging Markets Value Fund (subadvised by Dimensional Fund Advisors) was added as an underlying fund to certain enrollment-based and static portfolios.

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