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NYSE:SLF - Sun Life Financial Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.23 (-0.46 %)
(As of 02/24/2020 06:25 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $49.25
50-Day Range
MA: $48.07
52-Week Range
Now: $49.25
Volume422,290 shs
Average Volume432,081 shs
Market Capitalization$28.95 billion
P/E Ratio14.83
Dividend Yield3.38%
Sun Life Financial Inc, a financial services company, provides insurance, wealth, and asset management solutions to individuals and corporate clients worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Sun Life Financial Canada, Sun Life Financial United States, Sun Life Financial Asset Management, Sun Life Financial Asia, and Corporate. It offers life, health, wellness, disability, critical illness, stop-loss, and long-term care insurance products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Life insurance



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$29.90 billion
Cash Flow$4.02 per share
Book Value$28.52 per share


Net Income$2.22 billion


Market Cap$28.95 billion
Next Earnings Date5/13/2020 (Estimated)

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Sun Life Financial (NYSE:SLF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sun Life Financial's stock symbol?

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

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

Sun Life Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 12th. Shareholders of record on Sunday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $0.416 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $1.66 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.38%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 27th. View Sun Life Financial's Dividend History.

How were Sun Life Financial's earnings last quarter?

Sun Life Financial Inc (NYSE:SLF) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 12th. The financial services provider reported $1.34 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.98 by $0.36. The financial services provider had revenue of $8.53 billion for the quarter. Sun Life Financial had a return on equity of 13.62% and a net margin of 6.72%. The firm's revenue was up 4.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.19 earnings per share. View Sun Life Financial's Earnings History.

When is Sun Life Financial's next earnings date?

Sun Life Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 13th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Sun Life Financial.

What price target have analysts set for SLF?

10 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Sun Life Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $52.00 to $72.00. On average, they anticipate Sun Life Financial's stock price to reach $61.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sun Life Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sun Life Financial?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sun Life Financial in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sun Life Financial.

Has Sun Life Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about SLF stock have trended very negative on Monday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sun Life Financial earned a coverage optimism score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Sun Life Financial.

Are investors shorting Sun Life Financial?

Sun Life Financial saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,840,000 shares, an increase of 17.8% from the January 15th total of 3,260,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 579,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.6 days. Currently, 0.7% of the company's shares are short sold. View Sun Life Financial's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Sun Life Financial's key competitors?

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 Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), AT&T (T), Manulife Financial (MFC), BCE (BCE), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), Ford Motor (F), Bank of America (BAC), Verizon Communications (VZ), Enbridge (ENB) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Sun Life Financial's key executives?

Sun Life Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Dean Arthur Connor, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Kevin David Strain C.A., CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Stephen Clarkson Peacher CFA, Pres of Sun Life Investment Management (Age 55)
  • Mr. Daniel Richard Fishbein, Pres of Sun Life Financial - United States
  • Mr. Jacques Goulet, Pres of Sun Life Financial Canada

Who are Sun Life Financial's major shareholders?

Sun Life Financial's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FIL Ltd (3.06%), TD Asset Management Inc. (3.03%), Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (1.33%), CIBC World Markets Inc. (1.04%), Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (0.97%) and 1832 Asset Management L.P. (0.87%).

Which major investors are selling Sun Life Financial stock?

SLF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alberta Investment Management Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Guardian Capital LP, Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Citigroup Inc., Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ and Goldman Sachs Group Inc..

Which major investors are buying Sun Life Financial stock?

SLF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FIL Ltd, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, First Trust Advisors LP, Cardinal Capital Management Inc., M&G Investment Management Ltd., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and TD Asset Management Inc..

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Sun Life Financial's stock price today?

One share of SLF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.25.

How big of a company is Sun Life Financial?

Sun Life Financial has a market capitalization of $28.95 billion and generates $29.90 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $2.22 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.89 on an earnings per share basis. Sun Life Financial employs 22,318 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Sun Life Financial.

What is Sun Life Financial's official website?

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

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 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Sun Life Financial (NYSE SLF)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  441 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  472 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  913
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sun Life Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SLF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SLF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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