TSE:GWO - Great-West Lifeco Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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C$32.65 +0.45 (+1.40 %)
(As of 03/19/2019 12:38 PM ET)
Previous CloseC$32.20
Today's RangeC$32.24 - C$32.81
52-Week RangeC$26.83 - C$34.45
Volume515,449 shs
Average Volume827,581 shs
Market CapitalizationC$32.25 billion
P/E Ratio10.91
Dividend Yield5.13%
BetaN/A
Great-West Lifeco Inc., a financial services holding company, engages in life and health insurance, asset management, investment and retirement savings, 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, dental protection, direct marketing, health, 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; executive benefits products; and investment products, including equity, fixed income, absolute return, and alternative strategies. Further, it provides protection and wealth management products; payout annuity, and property and casualty reinsurance and retrocession products; and pension products. The company offers its products under the under various brand names, including the Great-West Life, London Life, the Canada Life, the Freedom 55 Financial, the Irish Life, the Great-West Financial, the Empower Retirement, the Putnam Investments, and PanAgora. It distributes its products through a network of advisors, dealers, brokers, managing general agencies, financial institutions, consultants, third-party administrators, wholesale and retail 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Insurance - Life
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancial Services
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+1-204-9461190

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$44.04 billion
Cash FlowC$108.18 per share
Book ValueC$22.08 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market CapC$32.25 billion
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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

What is Great-West Lifeco's stock symbol?

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

How often does Great-West Lifeco pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Great-West Lifeco?

Great-West Lifeco announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of 0.413 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $1.65 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 28th. This is a positive change from Great-West Lifeco's previous quarterly dividend of $0.39. View Great-West Lifeco's Dividend History.

How were Great-West Lifeco's earnings last quarter?

Great-West Lifeco Inc (TSE:GWO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 7th. The company reported $0.72 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.01. The company earned $11.70 billion during the quarter. View Great-West Lifeco's Earnings History.

When is Great-West Lifeco's next earnings date?

Great-West Lifeco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Great-West Lifeco.

What price target have analysts set for GWO?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Great-West Lifeco's stock. Their predictions range from C$30.00 to C$37.50. On average, they anticipate Great-West Lifeco's share price to reach C$33.39 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Great-West Lifeco.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Great-West Lifeco?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Great-West Lifeco in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Great-West Lifeco.

Has Great-West Lifeco been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about GWO stock has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Great-West Lifeco earned a coverage optimism score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Great-West Lifeco's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Great-West Lifeco own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Great-West Lifeco investors own include Intact Financial (IFC), Constellation Software (CSU), AutoCanada (ACQ), Alimentation Couche-Tard (ATD.B), AbbVie (ABBV), Vermilion Energy (VET), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM), Rogers Communications (RCI) and BCE (BCE).

Who are Great-West Lifeco's key executives?

Great-West Lifeco's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Paul Anthony Mahon, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Garry MacNicholas, Exec. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Raman Srivastava, Exec. VP & Global Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Graham R. Bird, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer
  • Mr. Arshil Jamal, Pres & COO of Europe

How do I buy shares of Great-West Lifeco?

Shares of GWO and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Great-West Lifeco's stock price today?

One share of GWO stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$32.71.

How big of a company is Great-West Lifeco?

Great-West Lifeco has a market capitalization of C$32.30 billion and generates C$44.04 billion in revenue each year.

What is Great-West Lifeco's official website?

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

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Great-West Lifeco (TSE GWO)

Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  196 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  584 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  780
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Great-West Lifeco and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GWO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GWO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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