Manulife Financial Company Profile (NYSE:MFC)

About Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)

Manulife Financial logoManulife Financial Corporation (MFC) is a holding company of The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (MLI), which is a life insurance company, and John Hancock Reassurance Company Ltd. (JHRECO), which is a reinsurance company. The Company operates as a financial services company with principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States. The Company's segments include Asia Division, Canadian Division, U.S. Division, and the Corporate and Other. The Company operates as Manulife in Canada and Asia and primarily as John Hancock in the United States. The product and service offerings under its Asia, Canadian and U.S. Divisions include Protection, Wealth and Asset Management, and Other Wealth. The Corporate and Other segment includes external asset management business, Property and Casualty (P&C) Reinsurance Business, and run-off reinsurance operations, including variable annuities, and accident and health.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Life Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:MFC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.manulife.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $34.2 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,976,741,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.44
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $17.88
  • 52 Week Range: $12.55 - $19.52
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.17
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.72
  • P/E Growth: 1.70
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $32.1 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.07
  • Book Value: $14.69 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.18
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.55
  • Dividend Yield: 3.1%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $3.92 billion
  • Net Margins: 4.63%
  • Return on Equity: 10.21%
  • Return on Assets: 0.56%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.15%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.74 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.53
  • Short Ratio: 1.91
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)

What is Manulife Financial's stock symbol?

Manulife Financial trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MFC."

How often does Manulife Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Manulife Financial?

Manulife Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.1501 per share on Monday, June 19th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.47%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 12th. View Manulife Financial's Dividend History.

How were Manulife Financial's earnings last quarter?

Manulife Financial Co. (NYSE:MFC) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.40 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $16.02 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.59 billion. Manulife Financial had a net margin of 4.63% and a return on equity of 10.21%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.44 EPS. View Manulife Financial's Earnings History.

Where is Manulife Financial's stock going? Where will Manulife Financial's stock price be in 2017?

10 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Manulife Financial's stock. Their predictions range from $19.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Manulife Financial's share price to reach $22.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Manulife Financial.

Who are some of Manulife Financial's key competitors?

Who owns Manulife Financial stock?

Manulife Financial's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include TD Asset Management Inc. (3.02%), Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec (2.66%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.13%), FMR LLC (2.12%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (1.74%) and Bank of Nova Scotia (1.05%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Manulife Financial.

Who sold Manulife Financial stock? Who is selling Manulife Financial stock?

Manulife Financial's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Nova Scotia, Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd., Sprott Inc., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Swiss National Bank, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Hexavest Inc. and APG Asset Management N.V.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Manulife Financial.

Who bought Manulife Financial stock? Who is buying Manulife Financial stock?

Manulife Financial's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, AGF Investments Inc., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank and Renaissance Technologies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Manulife Financial.

How do I buy Manulife Financial stock?

Shares of Manulife Financial can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Manulife Financial stock cost?

One share of Manulife Financial stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.30.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $22.00 (27.17% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/3/2017National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingSector Perform OverweightLowView Rating Details
11/14/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
11/11/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$21.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
11/11/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/8/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform$19.00 -> $22.00N/AView Rating Details
9/21/2016Dundee SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/24/2016Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/10/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$19.00N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016CIBCDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
6/13/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
2/14/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$24.00 -> $22.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)
Earnings by Quarter for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/9/2017Q416$0.39$0.47$12.18 billion($2,602.65) millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/10/2016Q316$0.34$0.37$5.43 billion$11.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216$0.36$0.40$9.59 billion$16.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.44$0.44$13.31 billion$15.83 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.45$0.42$13.88 billion$7.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q315$0.46$0.33$13.27 billion$5.44 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.44$0.36$13.44 billion$9.18 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.42$0.33$12.59 billion$15.81 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.36$0.29$11.35 billion$12.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q314$0.36$0.34$9.74 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.36$0.33$10.84 billion$12.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.33$0.34$11.12 billion$14.24 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.41$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.35$0.35$11.34 billion$11.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q213$0.33$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q113$0.32$0.32$10.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q412$0.32$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.26$0.29$9.78 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.33($0.18)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.32$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.31($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.36$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2011$0.29$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.54
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.80
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.36$0.38$0.37
Q2 20174$0.37$0.40$0.39
Q3 20174$0.37$0.41$0.39
Q4 20174$0.38$0.42$0.39
Q1 20182$0.43$0.43$0.43
Q2 20181$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q3 20181$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q4 20181$0.47$0.47$0.47
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)
Next Dividend:6/19/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.55
Dividend Yield:3.18%
Dividend Growth:2.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:52.38% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
33.95% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
30.90% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/4/2017quarterly$0.153.38%5/12/20175/16/20176/19/2017
2/9/2017quarterly$0.163.38%2/17/20172/22/20173/20/2017
11/10/2016quarterly$0.143.4%11/18/201611/22/201612/19/2016
8/5/2016quarterly$0.144.31%8/12/20168/16/20169/19/2016
5/6/2016quarterly$0.154.15%5/13/20165/17/20166/20/2016
2/12/2016quarterly$0.134.52%2/22/20162/24/20163/21/2016
11/13/2015quarterly$0.133.2%11/20/201511/24/201512/21/2015
8/6/2015$0.138/14/20158/18/20159/21/2015
5/8/2015quarterly$0.142.95%5/18/20155/20/20156/19/2015
2/13/2015quarterly$0.122.87%2/23/20152/25/20153/19/2015
11/14/2014quarterly$0.142.83%11/21/201411/25/201412/19/2014
8/8/2014quarterly$0.142.86%8/15/20148/19/20149/19/2014
5/2/2014quarterly$0.122.46%5/9/20145/13/20146/19/2014
2/13/2014$0.122/24/20142/26/20143/19/2014
2/14/2014quarterly$0.122.41%2/24/20142/26/20143/19/2014
11/7/2013$0.1211/15/201311/19/201312/19/2013
11/7/2013quarterly$0.122.71%11/15/201311/19/201312/19/2013
8/9/2013quarterly$0.132.91%8/16/20138/20/20139/19/2013
5/3/2013quarterly$0.133.32%5/10/20135/14/20136/19/2013
2/7/2013quarterly$0.133.52%2/15/20132/20/20133/19/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)
Latest Headlines for Manulife Financial (NYSE:MFC)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoThe debt truth: Unexpected expenses could spell big trouble for Millennial homeowners
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 10:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Hancock Investments adds fee-based share class to its John Hancock Freedom 529 college savings plan
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 10:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Asset Management awarded US$2.9 billion in fixed income mandates in 2017's first quarter
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 11:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreene Says China Is Booming But Has Downside Risks
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 11:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHancock Capital Management Expands Leveraged Senior Credit Team
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 6:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Hancock Real Estate and CRG Developing Distribution Center Along I-75 in Atlanta
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 10:32 AM
fool.ca logoNeed International Diversification? Buy Manulife Financial Corp.
www.fool.ca - May 13 at 12:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Financial Corp. : MFC-US: Dividend Analysis : May 16th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 7:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.40 Earnings Per Share Expected for Manulife Financial Co. (MFC) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 4:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Releases 2016 Public Accountability Statement
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 7:01 PM
nasdaq.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Healthcare Realty Trust, TCF Financial and Manulife Financial
www.nasdaq.com - May 10 at 12:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Hancock Recognized as a Top Employer by FORBES
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 11:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial Co. (MFC) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 12:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Hancock Announces Second Year of Sponsorship for the Cooking Light & Health Fit Foodie Festival & 5K Series
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 12:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Bank Financial Comments on Manulife Financial Co.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (MFC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 8:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokers Set Expectations for Manulife Financial Co.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (MFC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 8:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial Co. (MFC) Given Sector Perform Overweight Rating at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 8:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife (MFC) Q1 Earnings Rise on Improved Asia Business - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 8:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MFC-US : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 8:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial Co. to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.38 Per Share, Desjardins Forecasts (MFC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 7:20 AM
seekingalpha.com logoManulife Financial's (MFC) CEO Donald Guloien on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 11:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial Co. Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.15 (MFC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 9:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial (MFC) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife posts 1Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife (MFC) Q1 Earnings Rise on Improved Asia Business
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:42 AM
nasdaq.com logoManulife Financial Q1 Earnings Climb 22%
www.nasdaq.com - May 3 at 10:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife reports 1Q17 net income of $1,350 million and core earnings of $1,101 million, and $1 trillion in assets under management and administration
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 5:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Financial Corporation declares dividends
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 5:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial (MFC) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 4:52 PM
fool.ca logoWhy Manulife Financial Corp. Should Be a Core Holding
www.fool.ca - May 1 at 12:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife announces intention to redeem 4.165% Fixed/Floating Subordinated Debentures
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 7:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial (MFC) Given Media Impact Score of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 1:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial (MFC) Earning Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 4:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.40 EPS Expected for Manulife Financial Co. (MFC) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 10:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial (MFC) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 10:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial (MFC) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 8:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Movers & shakers: April 17
finance.yahoo.com - April 16 at 9:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Press Coverage Very Unlikely to Impact Manulife Financial (MFC) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 4:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNearly Half of Investors Expect a Federal Tax Refund, and About 60 Percent Plan to Save That
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 11:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Acquires 8 Cross Street In Singapore
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 11:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Real Estate buys Singapore property for $526 mln
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 11:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDesjardins Weighs in on Manulife Financial Co.'s Q1 2017 Earnings (MFC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 7:15 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoU.S. in for Slow Process on Tax Reform, Says Pollack
us.rd.yahoo.com - April 3 at 5:47 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoManulife Asset Management Shares Investment Insights in "Global Intelligence Interim Outlook: Spring 2017"
us.rd.yahoo.com - April 3 at 5:47 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoJohn Hancock Teams Up with David Ortiz to Hit a Home Run in Retirement
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 31 at 6:36 PM
investopedia.com logoManulife Appoints New President
www.investopedia.com - March 29 at 7:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrexit Begins as U.K. Submits Formal Request to the EU
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 9:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Hancock Recognized as an American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Worksite
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 10:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial Co. (MFC) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 12:12 PM
marketwatch.com logoManulife Becomes the First Financial Institution to Receive Investment Company WFOE License
www.marketwatch.com - March 14 at 10:40 PM

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