Sun Life Financial Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio

$50.43
+0.60 (+1.20 %)
(As of 09/23/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$50.15
$50.72
50-Day Range
$49.24
$53.28
52-Week Range
$38.53
$55.07
Volume428,863 shs
Average Volume584,537 shs
Market Capitalization$29.54 billion
P/E Ratio11.38
Dividend Yield3.53%
Beta1.04

Dividend Summary

Dividend Yield
3.49%

Annual Dividend
$1.76

3-Year
Dividend Growth
22.40%

Dividend Payout Ratio
42.93%

Next
Dividend Payment
Sep. 29

Dividend Payments by Month (or Quarter)

Dividend Yield Over Time


Sun Life Financial (NYSE:SLF) vs. Its Competitors

TypeSun Life FinancialFinance CompaniesNYSE Companies
Annual Dividend$1.76$1.43$1.36
Dividend Yield3.49%4.57%2.83%
3 Year Dividend Growth22.40%68.77%53.94%

Sun Life Financial (NYSE:SLF) Payout Ratio Breakdown

TypePayout Ratio
Based on 12 Months of Earnings42.93%
Based on Next Year's Estimates34.51%
Based on This Year's Estimates37.45%
Based on Cashflow49.38%

Sun Life Financial (NYSE:SLF) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/6/2021quarterly$0.43863.5%8/24/20218/25/20219/29/2021
5/7/2021quarterly$0.44873.3%5/25/20215/26/20216/30/2021
2/12/2021quarterly$0.43303.5%2/26/20213/1/20213/31/2021
11/4/2020Quarterly$0.41303.82%11/24/202011/25/202012/31/2020
8/6/2020Quarterly$0.413.98%8/25/20208/26/20209/30/2020
5/5/2020Quarterly$0.39404.55%5/26/20205/27/20206/30/2020
2/12/2020Quarterly$0.41603.38%2/27/20203/1/20203/31/2020
11/6/2019Quarterly$0.41803.62%11/26/201911/27/201912/31/2019
7/31/2019Quarterly$0.40103.97%8/27/20198/28/20199/30/2019
2/13/2019Quarterly$0.38104.32%2/28/20193/1/20193/29/2019
11/7/2018Quarterly$0.384.11%11/27/201811/28/201812/31/2018
8/8/2018Quarterly$0.36503.66%8/28/20188/29/20189/28/2018
5/8/2018Quarterly$0.373.64%5/29/20185/30/20186/29/2018
2/16/2018quarterly$0.36173.38%2/28/20183/1/20183/29/2018
11/9/2017quarterly$0.35653.64%11/28/201711/29/201712/29/2017
8/10/2017quarterly$0.34393.67%8/28/20178/30/20179/29/2017
5/11/2017quarterly$0.31643.72%5/26/20175/31/20176/30/2017
2/16/2017quarterly$0.32103.36%3/1/20173/3/20173/31/2017
11/10/2016quarterly$0.31343.32%11/28/201611/30/201612/30/2016
8/11/2016quarterly$0.30743.83%8/29/20168/31/20169/30/2016
5/11/2016quarterly$0.31513.76%5/30/20166/1/20166/30/2016
2/11/2016quarterly$0.28024.19%2/29/20163/2/20163/31/2016
11/5/2015quarterly$0.29823.58%11/23/201511/25/201512/31/2015
8/5/2015$0.28848/24/20158/26/20159/30/2015
5/6/2015quarterly$0.31473.78%5/25/20155/27/20156/30/2015
2/12/2015quarterly$0.28743.66%2/23/20152/25/20153/31/2015
11/6/2014quarterly$0.31953.69%11/24/201411/26/201412/31/2014
8/7/2014quarterly$0.32983.59%8/25/20148/27/20149/30/2014
5/7/2014quarterly$0.32853.8%5/23/20145/28/20146/30/2014
2/12/2014$0.32732/26/20142/28/20143/31/2014
2/13/2014quarterly$0.32633.73%2/26/20142/28/20143/31/2014
11/6/2013$0.345511/25/201311/27/201312/31/2013
11/11/2013quarterly$0.34543.97%11/25/201311/27/201312/31/2013
8/8/2013quarterly$0.34654.23%8/26/20138/28/20139/30/2013
5/9/2013quarterly$0.35724.93%5/24/20135/29/20136/28/2013
2/13/2013quarterly$0.364.98%2/25/20132/27/20133/28/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Sun Life Financial (NYSE:SLF) Dividend Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sun Life Financial's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield for Sun Life Financial (NYSE:SLF) is 3.49%. Learn more on SLF's dividend yield history

How much is Sun Life Financial's annual dividend?

The annual dividend for Sun Life Financial (NYSE:SLF) is $1.76. Learn more on SLF's dividend details

How often does Sun Life Financial pay dividends?

Sun Life Financial (NYSE:SLF) pays quarterly dividends to shareholders.

When is Sun Life Financial's next dividend payment?

Sun Life Financial's next quarterly dividend payment of $0.4386 per share will be made to shareholders on Wednesday, September 29, 2021.

When was Sun Life Financial's most recent dividend payment?

Sun Life Financial's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.4487 per share was made to shareholders on Wednesday, June 30, 2021.

Is Sun Life Financial's dividend growing?

Over the past three years, Sun Life Financial's dividend has grown by 22.40%.

When did Sun Life Financial last increase or decrease its dividend?

The most recent change in Sun Life Financial's dividend was a decrease of $0.0101 on Friday, August 6, 2021.

What is Sun Life Financial's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio for SLF is:
  • 42.93% based on the trailing year of earnings
  • 37.45% based on this year's estimates
  • 34.51% based on next year's estimates
  • 49.38% based on cash flow
This page was last updated on 9/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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