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:
  • Sector: Financial
  • Industry: Life Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:MFC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.manulife.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$51.31 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,978,084,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$24.76
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$24.36
  • 52 Week Range: C$18.96 - C$26.11
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.17
  • P/E Growth: 0.80
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$39.69 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.29
  • Book Value: C$20.13 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.29
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 3.4%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: C$6.04 billion
  • Net Margins: 7.92%
  • Return on Equity: 12.29%
  • Return on Assets: 0.72%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 3.24 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 5.37
 

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. announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 9th. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 22nd will be given a dividend of 0.205 per share on Tuesday, September 19th. This represents a $0.82 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.16%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 18th. 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 Thursday, November, 9th 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?

9 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Manulife Financial Corp.'s shares. Their forecasts range from C$21.00 to C$30.00. On average, they expect Manulife Financial Corp.'s share price to reach C$26.92 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Manulife Financial Corp..

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

Who are Manulife Financial Corp.'s key executives?

Manulife Financial Corp.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Richard B. DeWolfe, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Rocco Gori, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Donald Arthur Guloien, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Stephen B. Roder, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Linda Mantia, Chief Operating Officer, Senior Executive Vice President
  • Warren A. Thomson, Chief Investment Officer, Senior Executive Vice President
  • Gregory Allen Framke, Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Gretchen H. Garrigues, Executive Vice President, Global Chief Marketing Officer
  • Rahim Badrudin Hassanali Hirji, Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer
  • James David Gallagher, Executive Vice President, General Counsel

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.

What is Manulife Financial Corp.'s stock price today?

One share of Manulife Financial Corp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$25.94.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE MFC)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  302 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  197 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  499
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Manulife Financial Corp. and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: C$26.92
Consensus Price Target History for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Price Target History for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Analysts' Ratings History for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Show:
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/11/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformC$30.00View Rating Details
8/11/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$26.00 -> C$28.00View Rating Details
8/10/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$26.00 -> C$27.00View Rating Details
7/12/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$28.00 -> C$29.00View Rating Details
5/4/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$28.00View Rating Details
5/4/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$25.00 -> C$26.00View 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
1/13/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$21.00 -> C$26.00View 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 GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformC$21.00 -> C$24.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

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
11/9/2017        
8/7/2014C$0.40C$0.36C$10.05 billionC$13.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014C$0.40C$0.37C$14.24 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.15
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.47
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.49$0.53$0.51
Q2 20174$0.50$0.56$0.53
Q3 20174$0.51$0.58$0.55
Q4 20174$0.52$0.60$0.56
Q1 20183$0.53$0.62$0.58
Q2 20182$0.61$0.62$0.62
Q3 20181$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q4 20181$0.64$0.64$0.64
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE MFC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/9/2017quarterly$0.213.3%8/18/20178/22/20179/19/2017
5/3/2017quarterly$0.213.34%5/12/20175/16/20176/19/2017
2/9/2017quarterly$0.210.34%2/17/20172/22/20173/20/2017
11/10/2016quarterly$0.193.37%11/18/201611/22/201612/19/2016
8/4/2016quarterly$0.194.37%8/12/20168/16/20169/19/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.194.05%5/13/20165/17/20166/20/2016
2/11/2016quarterly$0.194.67%2/22/20162/24/20163/21/2016
11/12/2015quarterly$0.173.19%11/20/201511/24/201512/21/2015
8/6/2015quarterly$0.172.91%8/14/20158/18/20159/21/2015
5/7/2015quarterly$0.172.97%5/18/20155/20/20156/19/2015
2/12/2015quarterly$0.162.8%2/23/20152/25/20153/19/2015
11/13/2014quarterly$0.162.87%11/21/201411/25/201412/19/2014
8/7/2014quarterly$0.162.86%8/15/20148/19/20149/19/2014
5/1/2014quarterly$0.132.49%5/9/20145/13/20146/19/2014
4/28/2014Quarterly$0.061.1%4/28/20145/15/20145/15/2014
2/13/2014quarterly$0.132.49%2/24/20142/26/20143/19/2014
11/7/2013quarterly$0.1311/19/201312/19/2013
8/8/2013quarterly$0.138/20/20139/19/2013
5/2/2013quarterly$0.135/14/20136/19/2013
(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
9/18/2017Marianne HarrisonInsiderSell3,703C$24.26C$89,834.78
6/19/2017Stephani KingsmillInsiderSell10,400C$24.61C$255,944.00
5/26/2017Rocco GoriInsiderBuy421,492C$17.59C$7,414,044.28
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
Latest Headlines for Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC)
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DateHeadline
seekingalpha.com logoManulife Financial: Is The Growth Potential Worth The Investment?
seekingalpha.com - October 18 at 6:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokers Offer Predictions for Manulife Financial Corp.'s FY2019 Earnings (MFC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 3:26 PM
fool.ca logo3 Stocks That Will Gain From Canadian and International Growth
www.fool.ca - October 13 at 6:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 Earnings Forecast for Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Issued By Desjardins
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 7:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Given Outperform Rating at BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 11 at 9:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 11 at 10:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Asset Management gains approval for UCITS in Chile; forges distribution partnership with Banchile Administradora General de Fondos (AGF)
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 10:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWith A Recent ROE Of 9.39%, Can Manulife Financial Corporation (TSX:MFC) Catch Up To Its Industry?
finance.yahoo.com - September 29 at 6:39 PM
fool.ca logoBuy Manulife Financial Corp. Before John Hancock Is Exited? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 27 at 9:42 AM
fool.ca logoWith Rising Rates, These Are the Best Insurance Options
www.fool.ca - September 26 at 9:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-Manulife Real Estate names Kenny Lam managing director
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 9:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-HSBC, Manulife Real Estate, Franklin Templeton, Schroders
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 9:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Hancock Investments enhances advisor coverage model
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 9:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer to speak at CIBC Eastern Institutional Investor Conference
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 9:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Insider Sells 3,703 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 1:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTwo John Hancock Investments Wholesalers Earn Recognition in Top 100 Industry Ranking
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 9:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTwelve John Hancock Retirement Plan Services Wholesalers Earn Recognition in Top 100 Industry Ranking; Most of Any Provider
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 9:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould You Buy Manulife Financial Corporation (TSX:MFC)?
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 9:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife announces structural and leadership changes
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 6:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife promotes Asia head to chief financial officer
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 6:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould You Hold Manulife Financial (MFC) in Your Portfolio?
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 1:11 AM
nasdaq.com logoShould You Hold Manulife Financial (MFC) in Your Portfolio? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 12 at 1:11 AM
bizjournals.com logoStock Performance Review on Life Insurance Industry -- AEGON, American Equity Investment Life, Manulife Financial, and Torchmark
www.bizjournals.com - September 8 at 3:50 AM
nasdaq.com logoWhy Manulife Financial (MFC) Could Be a Top Value Stock Pick ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 31 at 7:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Manulife Financial (MFC) Could Be a Top Value Stock Pick
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 7:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Manulife Financial Corp. : August 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 28 at 8:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MFC-CA : August 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 7:05 AM
nasdaq.com logoFirst Week of October 20th Options Trading For Manulife Financial ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 25 at 8:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Hancock Vitality Recognized with Awards from Golden Bridge and the Insurance Marketing & Communications Association (IMCA)
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 8:24 AM
fool.ca logoManulife Financial Corp.: Does an Amazing Quarter Make it a Buy?
www.fool.ca - August 24 at 9:12 AM
nasdaq.com logoBeyond Rate-Hike, Plenty of Impetus Left for Life Insurers - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 22 at 8:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial Corp. (MFC) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 10:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Hancock Real Estate acquires Boston's HarborView at the Navy Yard, a 224-unit, Class-A high-rise multi-family property
finance.yahoo.com - August 21 at 7:52 PM
fool.ca logoBuy Manulife Financial Corp., Get International Growth
www.fool.ca - August 19 at 12:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Financial Corp. :MFC-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 12:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Financial Corp. : MFC-CA: Dividend Analysis : August 22nd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 12:40 AM
zacks.com logoManulife Financial Offers Debentures Worth C$750 Million
www.zacks.com - August 17 at 2:43 AM
nasdaq.com logoManulife Financial Corp.'s Non-cumulative Class A Shares, Series 2 Ex-Dividend Reminder - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 17 at 2:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Manulife Financial Corp. : August 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 2:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Manulife Financial Corp. Boosted by Analyst (MFC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 4:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoManulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC) Forecasted to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.58 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 1:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Bank Financial Weighs in on Manulife Financial Corp.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (TSE:MFC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 1:40 AM
seekingalpha.com logoManulife Financial's (MFC) CEO Don Guloien on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - August 12 at 5:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Manulife Financial Corp.
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 5:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoManulife Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MFC-CA : August 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 5:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank Of Canada Increases Manulife Financial Corp. (TSE:MFC) Price Target to C$28.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 8:08 PM
zacks.com logoManulife (MFC) Q2 Earnings Improve on Strong Asia Business
www.zacks.com - August 11 at 6:26 AM
fool.ca logoShould You Buy Manulife Financial Corp. (USA) After its Solid Q2 ... - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 11 at 6:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MFC.TO earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-17 12:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 6:25 AM

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