Manulife Financial Corp. Company Profile (TSE:MFC)

About Manulife Financial Corp.

Manulife Financial Corp. logoManulife Financial Corporation (MFC) is a life insurance company. The Company is a holding company of The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (MLI), a Canadian life insurance company, and John Hancock Reassurance Company Ltd. (JHRECO), a Bermuda reinsurance company. The Company's segments, including Asia Division, Canadian Division, U.S. Division, and the Corporate and Other segment. The product and service offerings of each segment include Protection (Asia, Canadian and U.S. Divisions), Wealth Management (Asia, Canadian and U.S. Divisions), and Corporate and Other segment. It is a financial services company with principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States. The Company offers financial protection and wealth management products and services to personal and business clients, as well as asset management services to institutional customers. The Company operates as Manulife in Canada and Asia and primarily as John Hancock in the United States.

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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: MFC
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.85
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $24.69
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $21.48
  • 52-Week Range: C$1,975,685,000.00 - C$16.43
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.91
  • P/E Growth: 0.90
  • Market Cap: $47.12B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,975,685,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: C$25.57

Analysts' Ratings History for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/10/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$28.00View Rating Details
2/10/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$23.00 -> C$27.00View Rating Details
2/10/2017Dundee SecuritiesBoost Price TargetC$17.00 -> C$28.00View Rating Details
2/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$26.00View Rating Details
1/16/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$25.00 -> C$29.00View Rating Details
1/13/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$21.00 -> C$26.00View Rating Details
1/12/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightC$24.00 -> C$28.00View Rating Details
1/5/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetC$22.00 -> C$26.00View Rating Details
12/21/2016DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$25.00 -> C$27.00View Rating Details
11/15/2016CSFBReiterated RatingOutperformC$21.00View Rating Details
11/11/2016TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$21.00 -> C$23.00View Rating Details
11/11/2016National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$21.00 -> C$24.00View Rating Details
8/6/2016RBC Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperformC$22.00 -> C$21.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformC$21.00 -> C$24.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/8/2014$0.40$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2014$0.40$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.19 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20166$0.41$0.52$0.45
Q2 20166$0.44$0.54$0.49
Q3 20164$0.42$0.54$0.46
Q4 20165$0.45$0.55$0.49
Q1 20173$0.49$0.56$0.51
Q2 20173$0.50$0.57$0.52
Q3 20173$0.51$0.61$0.56
Q4 20172$0.52$0.53$0.53
Q1 20182$0.53$0.59$0.56
Q2 20181$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q3 20181$0.62$0.62$0.62
Q4 20181$0.63$0.63$0.63
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/25/2016Joseph Peter CaronDirectorBuy350C$17.30C$6,055.00
2/24/2016Joseph Peter CaronDirectorBuy1,225C$17.16C$21,021.00
2/23/2016Susan Fay DabarnoDirectorBuy3,000C$17.31C$51,930.00
2/22/2016Lesley Daniels WebsterDirectorBuy1,000C$12.86C$12,860.00
2/19/2016Lesley Daniels WebsterDirectorBuy4,500C$12.75C$57,375.00
2/18/2016Lesley Daniels WebsterDirectorBuy2,500C$12.94C$32,350.00
2/16/2016Claude. James PrieurDirectorBuy80,000C$11.91C$953,040.00
12/16/2015John G VrysenDirectorSell9,300C$21.05C$195,718.50
6/23/2015Craig BromleyInsiderSell2,000C$23.94C$47,880.00
6/18/2015John G VrysenDirectorSell7,000C$23.86C$167,020.00
6/17/2015James D GallagherInsiderSell9,500C$23.93C$227,335.00
6/5/2015Michael Edward HuddartInsiderSell46,237C$23.80C$1,100,440.60
5/27/2015Lynda SullivanInsiderSell35,000C$22.95C$803,250.00
5/20/2015Warren A ThomsonInsiderSell20,373C$22.95C$467,560.35
5/19/2015Steve FinchInsiderSell9,400C$22.98C$216,012.00
5/14/2015Craig BromleyInsiderSell21,771C$11.08C$241,222.68
3/24/2015Dem Hagen Halina VonDirectorSell4,580C$18.91C$86,607.80
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
DateHeadline logoManulife Financial : Motivates Customers to MOVE with Apple Watch (TSE:MFC) - February 26 at 5:41 PM
News IconNotice of Settlement Approval Hearings in the Manulife Financial Corporation ("MFC") Securities Class Actions (TSE:MFC) - February 26 at 5:41 PM
News IconImpact Score Of Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC) At 59 - Stock Observer (TSE:MFC) - February 26 at 6:42 AM
News IconMost actively traded companies on the TSX - 680 NEWS - 680 News (TSE:MFC) - February 25 at 8:13 AM logoManulife Financial Corp.'s Non-cumulative Rate Reset Class A Shares, Series 3 Yield Pushes Past 5% (TSE:MFC) - February 24 at 7:43 PM
News IconTechnical Watch on These Shares: Manulife Financial Corp (MFC) - Piedmont Register (TSE:MFC) - February 24 at 7:43 PM logoManulife Financial Corporation Completes U.S. Public Offering of Subordinated Notes (TSE:MFC) - February 24 at 7:43 PM logoManulife Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MFC-CA : February 24, 2017 (TSE:MFC) - February 24 at 9:29 AM logoHancock Timber Resource Group Acquires 25,000 Acres of Timberlands in Alabama (TSE:MFC) - February 23 at 6:33 PM logoNew term life insurance portfolio from John Hancock features significantly lower premiums to appeal to a broader range of consumers (TSE:MFC) - February 23 at 6:33 PM
News IconTrading Focus: Eye on Shares of Manulife Financial Corp (MFC) - Sherwood Daily (TSE:MFC) - February 23 at 7:07 AM
News IconEarnings Guidance on Manulife Financial Corp(MFC) - Energy Index (TSE:MFC) - February 23 at 7:07 AM logoAIA, Manulife Said to Bid for SCB's Thai Life Insurance Unit (TSE:MFC) - February 23 at 7:07 AM logoManulife Financial Corporation announces Dividend Rates on Non-cumulative Rate Reset Class 1 Shares Series … (TSE:MFC) - February 22 at 6:38 PM logoManulife Financial : to issue US$750m subordinated notes (TSE:MFC) - February 22 at 6:38 PM
News IconAnalysts Peer Into Their Crystal Balls For Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC): Where Is It headed? - Winfield Review (TSE:MFC) - February 22 at 8:21 AM
News IconImpact Score Of Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC) At 64 - Stock Observer (TSE:MFC) - February 18 at 5:44 PM logoMANULIFE FINANCIAL CORP. : ex-dividend day (TSE:MFC) - February 17 at 7:54 PM
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC) is Heading? - Winfield Review (TSE:MFC) - February 17 at 2:53 PM logoManulife Financial Corp (MFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 17, 2017 - Nasdaq (TSE:MFC) - February 17 at 2:53 PM logoManulife Investments Announces Results of Special Meetings of Securityholders (TSE:MFC) - February 17 at 2:53 PM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: AmerisourceBergen, Prudential Financial and Manulife Financial (TSE:MFC) - February 16 at 6:06 PM
News IconMost Recent analysts Ratings: Manulife Financial Corporation (NYSE:MFC) (TSE:MFC) - February 16 at 6:06 PM
News IconAnalyst Sentiment Outlines Long Term Upside for Manulife Financial Corporation (NYSE:MFC) (TSE:MFC) - February 16 at 6:06 PM
News IconScotiabank Reiterates Outperform Rating for Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) (TSE:MFC) - February 16 at 6:06 PM logoHancock Capital Management Adds Leveraged Senior Credit Leadership Team In Chicago (TSE:MFC) - February 16 at 6:06 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX posts record high as oil prices, bond yields climb - Nasdaq (TSE:MFC) - February 14 at 8:02 PM logoManulife Investments Announces Changes to the Canadian Fundamental Equity Team (TSE:MFC) - February 13 at 7:39 PM logoManulife Financial Corp. Is a Must-Buy After Impressive Earnings (TSE:MFC) - February 13 at 10:20 AM logoManulife Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer to speak at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Insurance Conference (TSE:MFC) - February 13 at 10:20 AM
News IconManulife Financial Corp (MFC) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results (TSE:MFC) - February 11 at 6:38 PM logoWhy Manulife Financial Is a Top 25 Dividend Stock (MFC) - Nasdaq (TSE:MFC) - February 10 at 7:20 PM logoManulife Financial Corporation announces Conversion Privilege of Non-cumulative Rate Reset Class 1 Shares Series 7 (TSE:MFC) - February 10 at 7:20 PM logoManulife (MFC) Q4 Earnings Improve on Strong Asia Business (TSE:MFC) - February 10 at 7:20 PM logoUPDATE 2-Canada's Manulife beats analyst earnings estimates for 2016, meets own target - Nasdaq (TSE:MFC) - February 9 at 7:30 PM
News IconBNN's Daily Chase: Manulife hikes dividend, US growth accelerates - BNN (TSE:MFC) - February 9 at 7:30 PM logoManulife files 2016 Audited Annual Financial Statements and Related MD&A (TSE:MFC) - February 9 at 7:30 PM
News IconLife Insurance: Manulife Financial Corporation (NYSE:MFC) Position of the day (TSE:MFC) - February 7 at 7:49 PM
News IconGrowth Analysis of Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC ... - The Newburgh Press (TSE:MFC) - February 7 at 4:36 AM logoManulife's Lewis: Fed Hikes Will Be Very Gradual (TSE:MFC) - February 6 at 11:35 PM logoJohn Hancock Investments' CEO makes the case for open-architecture target-date funds in new white paper (TSE:MFC) - February 6 at 6:35 PM
News IconImpact Score Of Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC) At 0 - Stock Observer (TSE:MFC) - February 5 at 4:32 AM logo2017 final year for Manulife as title sponsor of the Manulife LPGA Classic (TSE:MFC) - February 3 at 7:14 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX dips as uncertain trade outlook weighs - Nasdaq (TSE:MFC) - February 3 at 12:21 AM logoManulife Financial : to release fourth quarter and year end 2016 results (TSE:MFC) - February 2 at 7:21 PM
News IconLarge Cap Life Insurance: Manulife Financial Corporation (NYSE:MFC) (TSE:MFC) - February 1 at 7:22 PM logoManulife Financial : John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund Notice To Shareholders - Sources Of Distribution Under Section 19(a) (TSE:MFC) - January 31 at 7:24 PM logoManulife Financial Corporation Securities Class Action Tentatively Settled for $69 Million (TSE:MFC) - January 31 at 7:24 PM logoManulife Financial (MFC) Settles Securities Class Action Litigation (TSE:MFC) - January 31 at 7:24 PM logoManulife Investments announces anticipated quarterly and monthly cash distribution (TSE:MFC) - January 30 at 7:11 PM


What is Manulife Financial Corp.'s stock symbol?

Manulife Financial Corp. trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "MFC."

How often does Manulife Financial Corp. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Manulife Financial Corp.?

Manulife Financial Corp. announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 9th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, February 22nd will be given a dividend of 0.205 per share on Monday, March 20th. This represents a $0.82 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 17th. This is an increase from Manulife Financial Corp.'s previous quarterly dividend of $0.19.

Where is Manulife Financial Corp.'s stock going? Where will Manulife Financial Corp.'s stock price be in 2017?

12 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Manulife Financial Corp.'s shares. Their predictions range from C$21.00 to C$29.00. On average, they expect Manulife Financial Corp.'s stock price to reach C$25.57 in the next year.

When will Manulife Financial Corp. announce their earnings?

Manulife Financial Corp. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May, 3rd 2017.

How do I buy Manulife Financial Corp. stock?

Shares of Manulife Financial Corp. 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.

How much does a share of Manulife Financial Corp. stock cost?

One share of Manulife Financial Corp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$23.85.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by Staff