Manulife Financial Corp. Company Profile (TSE:MFC)

About Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)

Manulife Financial Corp. logoManulife Financial Corporation (MFC) is a holding company of The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (MLI), which is a life insurance company, and John Hancock Reassurance Company Ltd. (JHRECO), which is a reinsurance company. The Company operates as a financial services company with principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States. The Company's segments include Asia Division, Canadian Division, U.S. Division, and the Corporate and Other. The Company operates as Manulife in Canada and Asia and primarily as John Hancock in the United States. The product and service offerings under its Asia, Canadian and U.S. Divisions include Protection, Wealth and Asset Management, and Other Wealth. The Corporate and Other segment includes external asset management business, Property and Casualty (P&C) Reinsurance Business, and run-off reinsurance operations, including variable annuities, and accident and health.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Symbol: TSE:MFC
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  • Market Cap: C$46.85 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,976,741,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$23.65
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$23.93
  • 52 Week Range: C$16.43 - C$25.57
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.18
  • P/E Growth: 0.85
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$43.72 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.07
  • Book Value: C$20.01 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.18
  • Dividend Yield: 3.4%
  • EBIDTA: C$5.35 billion
  • Average Volume: 4.91 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 5.58

Frequently Asked Questions for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)

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. declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 3rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, May 16th will be given a dividend of 0.205 per share on Monday, June 19th. This represents a $0.82 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.46%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 12th. View Manulife Financial Corp.'s Dividend History.

When will Manulife Financial Corp. make its next earnings announcement?

Manulife Financial Corp. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Manulife Financial Corp..

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

10 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Manulife Financial Corp.'s stock. Their forecasts range from C$21.00 to C$29.00. On average, they anticipate Manulife Financial Corp.'s share price to reach C$26.33 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Manulife Financial Corp..

Who are some of Manulife Financial Corp.'s key competitors?

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$23.70.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: C$26.33

Analysts' Ratings History for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/4/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$28.00View Rating Details
5/4/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$25.00 -> C$26.00View Rating Details
3/6/2017National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingSector PerformView 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
3/28/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetOutperformC$21.00 -> C$24.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Earnings by Quarter for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/7/2014$0.40$0.36$10.05 billion$13.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014$0.40$0.37$14.24 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.11
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.44
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.49$0.53$0.51
Q2 20174$0.50$0.55$0.53
Q3 20174$0.51$0.56$0.54
Q4 20174$0.52$0.58$0.54
Q1 20183$0.53$0.59$0.57
Q2 20181$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q3 20181$0.62$0.62$0.62
Q4 20181$0.64$0.64$0.64
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/10/2017Warren A ThomsonInsiderSell100C$24.23C$2,423.00
5/9/2017Joseph Peter CaronDirectorBuy2,045C$24.66C$50,429.70
5/9/2017Warren A ThomsonInsiderSell891C$24.55C$21,874.05
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)


Headline Trends for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Latest Headlines for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
DateHeadline logoManulife Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MFC-CA : May 26, 2017 - May 26 at 7:20 PM logo50 Graduates of Year-Long EPIC Program Find Increased Self-Awareness and Confidence - May 26 at 7:20 PM logoCanadian insurer Manulife names Asia head Roy Gori CEO - Nasdaq - May 26 at 3:58 AM logoManulife Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MFC-CA : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 10:27 AM logoManulife Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer to speak at Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference - May 12 at 7:09 PM logoManulife Financial Corp. : MFC-CA: Dividend Analysis : May 16th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 12, 2017 - May 12 at 7:09 PM logoManulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - May 12 at 10:36 AM logoReminder: Manulife Financial Corp.'s Non-cumulative Rate Reset Class 1 Shares Series 13 Goes Ex-Dividend Soon - May 10 at 6:34 PM logoManulife Donates $25,000 to Spring Flood Support in Canada - May 10 at 6:34 PM logoManulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Insider Warren A. Thomson Sells 891 Shares - May 10 at 4:44 PM logoManulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Director Buys C$50,429.70 in Stock - May 10 at 1:50 PM logoManulife Financial Corp. (MFC) to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.56 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts - May 8 at 8:45 AM logoQ4 2017 Earnings Forecast for Manulife Financial Corp. Issued By National Bank Financial (MFC) - May 5 at 3:56 PM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Lowered by Desjardins - May 5 at 10:46 AM logoEdited Transcript of MFC.TO earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 12:00pm GMT - May 5 at 8:45 AM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX falls nearly 1 pct, weighed by drop in ... - Nasdaq - May 4 at 11:37 PM logoManulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Price Target Raised to C$26.00 - May 4 at 7:40 PM logoScotiabank Reaffirms "Outperform" Rating for Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) - May 4 at 7:40 PM logoManulife Announces Election of Directors - May 4 at 6:36 PM logoManulife quarterly earnings rise, helped by strong sales in Asia - May 3 at 10:36 PM logoManulife Financial Corp. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.21 (MFC) - May 3 at 10:24 PM logoAfter-Hours Earnings Report for May 3, 2017 : FB, KHC, AIG, MET, TSLA, PRU, WPZ, NXPI, MFC, PXD, WMB, LVLT - Nasdaq - May 3 at 5:35 PM logoNational Bank Financial Brokers Decrease Earnings Estimates for Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) - May 3 at 7:42 AM logoCormark Analysts Boost Earnings Estimates for Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) - May 3 at 7:42 AM logoBrokers Offer Predictions for Manulife Financial Corp.'s Q1 2017 Earnings (MFC) - May 2 at 8:06 AM logoJohn Hancock Retirement Plan Services Appoints Chad Stewart Regional Vice President in Washington, D.C. - April 27 at 7:03 PM logoManulife Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MFC-CA : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 6:46 PM logoManulife Financial Corp.: Will 2017 Continue 2016’s Success? - April 25 at 12:18 PM logoManulife announces global partnership with World Heart Federation - April 25 at 12:18 PM logo2 Quality Dividend Stocks to Add to Your RRSP - April 21 at 6:22 PM logoOpportunity to Compete in the 2017 Manulife LPGA Classic Open to Canadian Female Amateur Golfers - April 20 at 10:03 AM logoManulife to Release First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - April 20 at 10:03 AM logoManulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - April 17 at 12:16 PM logoManulife Investments Launches Multifactor ETFs sub-advised by Dimensional Fund Advisors Canada ULC - April 17 at 10:14 AM logoJohn Hancock Brings Boston Marathon Champions and Other Elite Kenyan Runners to Hopkinton Marathon Rally - April 13 at 6:13 PM logoBoston Marathon Champions Wesley Korir and Caroline Rotich join 250 Boston School Children at John Hancock's Scholars and Stars - April 12 at 7:26 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX rises with energy stocks as oil prices gain - Nasdaq - April 11 at 11:16 AM logoManulife Real Estate buys Singapore property for $526 mln - Nasdaq - April 11 at 11:16 AM logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for Manulife Financial Corp.'s Q1 2017 Earnings (MFC) - April 10 at 7:03 AM logoAfter Hours Most Active for Apr 6, 2017 : SYF, V, MFC, JBL, INTC, KO, TRCO, FB, TMUS, PYPL, SPLS, AAPL - Nasdaq - April 8 at 6:56 AM logoBullish Investors Drive John Hancock Investor Sentiment Index® to Highest Point in Nearly Two Years - April 7 at 11:09 AM logoJohn Hancock Disciplined Value Mid Cap Fund named to Investor's Business Daily 2017 Best Mutual Funds List - April 7 at 11:09 AM logoJohn Hancock Financial Announces Elite Athlete Ambassadors for 2017 Boston Marathon Past Champions, Olympians, and Dick and Rick Hoyt Invited as Race Week Ambassadors - April 7 at 11:09 AM logoJohn Hancock Named Most Innovative Insurer by Insurance Nexus - April 7 at 11:09 AM logoStrategic Safety Report IV: Large Cap Value Dog Gains Topped By Sino-Sun Telcos In March - April 3 at 5:48 PM logoJohn Hancock Investments honored with 2017 Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards - March 31 at 9:41 AM logoManulife Appoints New President (MFC) - March 29 at 7:08 PM logoManulife Names Roy Gori President - Quick Facts - March 29 at 9:43 AM logoManulife appoints Roy Gori as President - March 29 at 9:43 AM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX seesaws as oil and financials fall, gold gains - March 27 at 6:02 PM



Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Chart for Saturday, May, 27, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by Staff