TSE:GWO

Great-West Lifeco Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$37.24
+0.06 (+0.16 %)
(As of 07/23/2021 05:41 PM ET)
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Today's Range
C$37.15
C$37.41
50-Day Range
C$36.28
C$37.41
52-Week Range
C$23.55
C$38.00
Volume610,835 shs
Average Volume1.47 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$34.57 billion
P/E Ratio10.45
Dividend Yield4.70%
BetaN/A
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About Great-West Lifeco

Great-West Lifeco Inc., a financial services holding company, engages in the life and health insurance, retirement and investment services, asset management, and reinsurance businesses in Canada, the United States, and Europe. The company offers a portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses, and organizations; life, disability, critical illness, accidental death, dismemberment, health and dental protection, and creditor insurance products; and wealth savings and income, accumulation, and annuity products. It also provides employer-sponsored retirement savings plans, individual retirement accounts, enrollment services, communication materials, investment options, and education services; and fund management, investment, and advisory services. In addition, the company offers private-label recordkeeping and administrative services; and investment products, including equity, fixed income, absolute return, and alternative strategies. Further, it provides protection and wealth management products, including payout annuity products; life, annuity/longevity, mortgage, and property catastrophe reinsurance; and pension products. The company offers its products under the Great-West Life, London Life, Canada Life, Freedom 55 Financial, Irish Life, PanAgora, Empower Retirement, and Putnam Investments brand names. It distributes its products through a network of advisors, dealers, brokers, managing general agencies, financial institutions, consultants, third-party administrators, sales force, financial planners, employee benefit consultants, banks, and multi-tied agents. The company was founded in 1891 and is based in Winnipeg, Canada. Great-West Lifeco Inc. is a subsidiary of Power Financial Corporation.

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Great-West Lifeco (TSE:GWO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Great-West Lifeco a buy right now?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Great-West Lifeco in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Great-West Lifeco stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in GWO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Great-West Lifeco's next earnings date?

Great-West Lifeco is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were Great-West Lifeco's earnings last quarter?

Great-West Lifeco Inc. (TSE:GWO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 5th. The company reported $0.76 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $12.12 billion for the quarter.
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How has Great-West Lifeco's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Great-West Lifeco's stock was trading at C$27.03 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GWO shares have increased by 37.8% and is now trading at C$37.24.
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How often does Great-West Lifeco pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Great-West Lifeco?

Great-West Lifeco declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 5th. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 2nd will be paid a dividend of 0.438 per share on Wednesday, June 30th. This represents a $1.75 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 1st.
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Is Great-West Lifeco a good dividend stock?

Great-West Lifeco pays an annual dividend of C$1.75 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.70%. GWO has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Great-West Lifeco is 49.16%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for GWO?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Great-West Lifeco's shares. Their forecasts range from C$25.50 to C$41.00. On average, they expect Great-West Lifeco's stock price to reach C$37.05 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.5%.
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Who are Great-West Lifeco's key executives?

Great-West Lifeco's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Paul Anthony Mahon, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $4.02M)
  • Mr. Garry MacNicholas, Exec. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Raman Srivastava CFA, Exec. VP & Global Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Arshil Jamal, Pres & Group Head of Strategy, Investments, Reinsurance and Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Jeffrey F. Macoun, Pres & COO for Canada
  • Mr. Gordon Patrick Menzie, Sr. Vice-Pres of Corp. Fin. & Treasury
  • Ms. Anne C. Sonnen, Sr. VP & Chief Compliance Officer
  • Ms. Sharon C. Geraghty, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Marlene Klassen, Assistant VP of Communications
  • Ms. Grace M. Palombo, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 57)

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What is Great-West Lifeco's stock symbol?

Great-West Lifeco trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "GWO."

How do I buy shares of Great-West Lifeco?

Shares of GWO and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is Great-West Lifeco's stock price today?

One share of GWO stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$37.24.

How much money does Great-West Lifeco make?

Great-West Lifeco has a market capitalization of C$34.57 billion and generates C$62.51 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Great-West Lifeco have?

Great-West Lifeco employs 24,500 workers across the globe.

What is Great-West Lifeco's official website?

The official website for Great-West Lifeco is www.greatwestlifeco.com.

Where are Great-West Lifeco's headquarters?

Great-West Lifeco is headquartered at 100 Osborne Street North, Stn Main PO Box 6000, WINNIPEG, MB R3C 3A5, Canada.

How can I contact Great-West Lifeco?

Great-West Lifeco's mailing address is 100 Osborne Street North, Stn Main PO Box 6000, WINNIPEG, MB R3C 3A5, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-204-9461190.


This page was last updated on 7/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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