Manulife Financial Corp Company Profile (NYSE:MFC)

About Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC)

Manulife Financial Corp 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 & Health Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:MFC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $40.76831 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,978,084,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $20.16
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $18.95
  • 52 Week Range: $14.15 - $20.89
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.68
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.79
  • P/E Growth: 1.87
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $32.65 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.25
  • Book Value: $16.56 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.24
  • Annual Dividend: $0.66
  • Dividend Yield: 3.2%
  • EBITDA: $4.97 billion
  • Return on Equity: 11.33%
  • Return on Assets: 0.62%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.14%
  • Average Volume: 2.07 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.29
  • Short Ratio: 3.02

Frequently Asked Questions for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC)

What is Manulife Financial Corp's stock symbol?

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

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

Manulife Financial Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 10th. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.1621 per share on Tuesday, September 19th. This represents a $0.65 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 18th. This is a positive change from Manulife Financial Corp's previous quarterly dividend of $0.15. View Manulife Financial Corp's Dividend History.

How were Manulife Financial Corp's earnings last quarter?

Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company reported $0.42 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $12.34 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $16.09 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.40 EPS. View Manulife Financial Corp's Earnings History.

When will Manulife Financial Corp make its next earnings announcement?

Manulife Financial Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 9th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Manulife Financial Corp.

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

5 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Manulife Financial Corp's shares. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $27.00. On average, they expect Manulife Financial Corp's share price to reach $25.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Manulife Financial Corp.

Who are some of Manulife Financial Corp's key competitors?

Who are Manulife Financial Corp's key executives?

Manulife Financial Corp's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Richard B. DeWolfe, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Rocco Gori, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Stephen B. Roder, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Linda Mantia, Chief Operating Officer, Senior Executive Vice President
  • Warren A. Thomson, Chief Investment Officer, Senior Executive Vice President
  • Gregory Allen Framke, Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Gretchen H. Garrigues, Executive Vice President, Global Chief Marketing Officer
  • Rahim Badrudin Hassanali Hirji, Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer
  • James David Gallagher, Executive Vice President, General Counsel
  • Stephani E. Kingsmill, Executive Vice President - Human Resources

Who owns Manulife Financial Corp stock?

Manulife Financial Corp's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include APG Asset Management N.V. (0.37%), Barometer Capital Management Inc. (0.03%), Shell Asset Management Co. (0.02%), DORCHESTER WEALTH MANAGEMENT Co (0.02%) and Tributary Capital Management LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Manulife Financial Corp.

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

Manulife Financial Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DORCHESTER WEALTH MANAGEMENT Co. View Insider Buying and Selling for Manulife Financial Corp.

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

Manulife Financial Corp's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barometer Capital Management Inc., APG Asset Management N.V., Shell Asset Management Co. and Tributary Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Manulife Financial Corp.

How do I buy Manulife Financial Corp stock?

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

What is Manulife Financial Corp's stock price today?

One share of Manulife Financial Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.61.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE MFC)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  200 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  144 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  344
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Manulife Financial Corp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: $25.00 (21.30% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC)
Price Target History for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC)
Analysts' Ratings History for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/5/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$26.00 -> $27.00N/AView Rating Details
5/3/2017National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingSector Perform OverweightLowView Rating Details
11/14/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated 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 CorporationInitiated 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 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC)
Earnings by Quarter for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE MFC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/9/20176/30/2017$0.41$0.42$16.09 billion$12.34 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
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)


Earnings Estimates for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.63
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.97
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.36$0.38$0.37
Q2 20174$0.37$0.45$0.40
Q3 20174$0.37$0.46$0.43
Q4 20174$0.38$0.47$0.44
Q1 20182$0.47$0.49$0.48
Q2 20182$0.48$0.49$0.49
Q3 20181$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q4 20181$0.50$0.50$0.50
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC)
Most Recent Dividend:9/19/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.66
Dividend Yield:3.20%
Dividend Growth:2.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:47.83% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
37.29% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
34.55% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE MFC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

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Manulife Financial Corp (MFC) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by Staff

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