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Sun Life Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.09 (-0.16%)
(As of 01/14/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
523,969 shs
Average Volume
664,990 shs
Market Capitalization
$33.70 billion
P/E Ratio
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About Sun Life Financial

Sun Life Financial, Inc. operates as a holding company. The firm engages in the provision of financial services. It operates through the following segments: Sun Life Financial Canada, Sun Life Financial United States, Sun Life Financial Asset Management, Sun Life Financial Asia, and Corporate. The Sun Life Financial Canada segment offers individual insurance and wealth, and group benefits and retirement services. The Sun Life Financial United States segment consists of group benefits, international and in-force management services. The Sun Life Financial Asset Management segment focuses on the design and delivers investment products through MFS investment management, and Sun Life investment management. The Sun Life Financial Asia segment comprises of Philippines, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, India, and China markets. The Corporate segment represents United Kingdom business unit and corporate support operations, which include run-off reinsurance operations as well as investment income, expenses, capital, and other items. The company was founded on March 18, 1865 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Life insurance
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$32.35 billion
Cash Flow
$3.64 per share
Book Value
$26.02 per share


Net Income
$2.08 billion
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$33.70 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 12/31 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

2.88 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

87th out of 1,349 stocks

Life Insurance Industry

8th out of 29 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Sun Life Financial (NYSE:SLF) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Sun Life Financial a buy right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sun Life Financial in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Sun Life Financial stock.
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How has Sun Life Financial's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Sun Life Financial's stock was trading at $36.91 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SLF stock has increased by 55.8% and is now trading at $57.50.
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Are investors shorting Sun Life Financial?

Sun Life Financial saw a drop in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,050,000 shares, a drop of 24.2% from the December 15th total of 5,340,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 738,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.5 days. Currently, 0.7% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Sun Life Financial's next earnings date?

Sun Life Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 9th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Sun Life Financial

How can I listen to Sun Life Financial's earnings call?

Sun Life Financial will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 10th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 404-537-3406 with passcode "6304629".

How were Sun Life Financial's earnings last quarter?

Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 3rd. The financial services provider reported $1.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.19 by $0.03. The financial services provider earned $6.76 billion during the quarter. Sun Life Financial had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.10% and a net margin of 10.69%.
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How often does Sun Life Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sun Life Financial?

Sun Life Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 3rd. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.444 per share on Friday, December 31st. This represents a $1.78 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 23rd. This is a boost from Sun Life Financial's previous quarterly dividend of $0.44.
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Is Sun Life Financial a good dividend stock?

Sun Life Financial pays an annual dividend of $2.13 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.70%. Sun Life Financial does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Sun Life Financial is 43.92%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Sun Life Financial will have a dividend payout ratio of 41.44% next year. This indicates that Sun Life Financial will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for SLF?

8 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Sun Life Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $64.00 to $81.00. On average, they anticipate Sun Life Financial's share price to reach $74.13 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Sun Life Financial's key executives?

Sun Life Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Kevin D. Strain, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Manjit Singh, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Laura Money, Chief Information Officer & EVP
  • Kent Savage, Chief Compliance Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Colm J. Freyne, Chief Risk Officer & Executive Vice President

What is Dean Connor's approval rating as Sun Life Financial's CEO?

58 employees have rated Sun Life Financial CEO Dean Connor on Glassdoor.com. Dean Connor has an approval rating of 99% among Sun Life Financial's employees. This puts Dean Connor in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Sun Life Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sun Life Financial investors own include AT&T (T), Energy Transfer (ET), Verizon Communications (VZ), Pfizer (PFE), Bank of America (BAC), Manulife Financial (MFC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Ford Motor (F), Intel (INTC) and Altria Group (MO).

What is Sun Life Financial's stock symbol?

Sun Life Financial trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SLF."

Who are Sun Life Financial's major shareholders?

Sun Life Financial's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Value Partners Investments Inc. (0.22%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%), Addenda Capital Inc. (0.00%), Woodstock Corp (0.00%), Vigilant Capital Management LLC (0.00%) and Pacifica Partners Inc. (0.00%).
View institutional ownership trends for Sun Life Financial

Which major investors are selling Sun Life Financial stock?

SLF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Addenda Capital Inc..
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Which major investors are buying Sun Life Financial stock?

SLF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Woodstock Corp, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Value Partners Investments Inc., Vigilant Capital Management LLC, and Pacifica Partners Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Sun Life Financial?

Shares of SLF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Sun Life Financial's stock price today?

One share of SLF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.50.

How much money does Sun Life Financial make?

Sun Life Financial has a market capitalization of $33.70 billion and generates $32.35 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $2.08 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.85 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Sun Life Financial have?

Sun Life Financial employs 40,600 workers across the globe.

Does Sun Life Financial have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Sun Life Financial: 0936543 BC Ltd., 10458465 Canada Inc., 10458481 Canada Inc., 3060097 Nova Scotia Company, 6324983 Canada Inc., 6425411 Canada Inc., 6965083 Canada Inc., 7037457 Canada Inc., 7647913 Canada Inc., 7647930 Canada Inc., Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC Limited, Aditya Birla Sun Life Insurance Company Limited, Annemasse Boisbriand Holdings L.P., BK Canada Holdings Inc., BK Prime GP Holdco Inc., BKC Capital Inc., BKCB Services Ltd., BKCG Services Ltd., BKCP Residential G.P. LTD., BKCP Residential Limited Partnership Manitoba, BKCP Retail G.P. LTD., BKCP Retail Limited Partnership Manitoba, BKCP SS G.P. LTD., BKCP SS Limited Partnership Manitoba, BKUS Institutional Logistics Coinvestment LLC California, Barnwood Properties Limited, Bentall Kennedy (Canada) G.P. Ltd., Bentall Kennedy (Canada) Limited Partnership, Bentall Kennedy (U.S.) G.P. LLC, Bentall Kennedy (U.S.) Limited Partnership, Bentall Kennedy Holdings LLC, Bentall Kennedy Luxembourg Holdings Ltd., Bentall Property Services (Ontario) Ltd., BestServe Financial Limited, Country Lane Enterprises Ltd., Dental Health Alliance, Denticare of Alabama, Disability Reinsurance Management Services, Independence Life and Annuity Company, Kennedy Management Investors LLC, Landmark Dental Alliance, Laurtrust Limited, MFS Bermuda Holdings Ltd., MFS Development Funds, MFS Exchange LLC, MFS Financial Management Consulting (Shanghai) Co, MFS Fund Distributors, MFS Heritage Trust Company, MFS Institutional Advisors, MFS International (Chile) SpA, MFS International (Hong Kong) Limited, MFS International (U.K.) Limited, MFS International Australia Pty Ltd Victoria, MFS International Holdings Pty Ltd, MFS International Ltd., MFS International Singapore Pte. Ltd., MFS International Switzerland GmbH, MFS Investment Management Canada Limited, MFS Investment Management Company (LUX) S.a.r.l., MFS Investment Management K.K., MFS Service Center, MFS do Brasil Desenvolvimento de Mercado Ltda., Massachusetts Financial Services Company, Maxwell Health, NewTower Management GP LLC, NewTower Management LLC, NewTower Trust Company, PT. Sun Life Financial, PT. 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When was Sun Life Financial founded?

Sun Life Financial was founded in 1865.

What is Sun Life Financial's official website?

The official website for Sun Life Financial is www.sunlife.com.

Where are Sun Life Financial's headquarters?

Sun Life Financial is headquartered at 1 YORK STREET 31ST FLOOR, TORONTO A6, M5J 0B6.

How can I contact Sun Life Financial?

Sun Life Financial's mailing address is 1 YORK STREET 31ST FLOOR, TORONTO A6, M5J 0B6. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (416) 979-9966, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 416-979-3209.

This page was last updated on 1/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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