Power Financial Corp Company Profile (TSE:PWF)

About Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)

Power Financial Corp logoPower Financial Corp is a Canada-based diversified management and holding company. It has operations in the financial services sector in Canada, the United States and Europe, through its controlling interests in Great- West Lifeco Inc (Lifeco) and IGM Financial Inc (IGM). It operates through three segments: Lifeco, IGM and Pargesa Holding SA (Pargesa). Lifeco offers life insurance, health insurance, retirement and investment management services, and is engaged in the asset management and reinsurance business primarily in Canada, the United States and Europe. IGM is a financial services company operating in Canada primarily within the advice segment of the financial services market. Pargesa is a holding company with diversified interests in Europe-based companies active in various sectors, such as minerals-based specialty solutions for industry; cement, aggregates and concrete; oil, gas and alternative energies, and electricity, natural gas, and energy and environmental services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financial
  • Industry: Life Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:PWF
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.powerfinancial.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$25.58 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 713,288,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$34.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$33.85
  • 52 Week Range: C$30.70 - C$36.46
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.69
  • P/E Growth: 0.80
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$48.07 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.53
  • Book Value: C$24.45 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.47
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 4.9%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: C$4.81 billion
  • Net Margins: 6.94%
  • Return on Equity: 12.58%
  • Return on Assets: 0.77%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 369,117 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 39.99
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)

What is Power Financial Corp's stock symbol?

Power Financial Corp trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "PWF."

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

Power Financial Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 4th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 29th will be given a dividend of 0.412 per share on Wednesday, November 1st. This represents a $1.65 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.60%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 28th. This is a boost from Power Financial Corp's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. View Power Financial Corp's Dividend History.

When will Power Financial Corp make its next earnings announcement?

Power Financial Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November, 10th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Power Financial Corp.

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

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Power Financial Corp's shares. Their forecasts range from C$35.00 to C$38.00. On average, they anticipate Power Financial Corp's stock price to reach C$36.83 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Power Financial Corp.

Who are some of Power Financial Corp's key competitors?

Who are Power Financial Corp's key executives?

Power Financial Corp's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andre Roger Desmarais Ph.D., Executive Co-Chairman of the Board
  • Paul Desmarais Jr., Executive Co-Chairman of the Board
  • R. Jeffrey Orr, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Amaury de Seze, Vice Chairman
  • Michel Plessis-Belair, Vice Chairman
  • Henri-Paul Rousseau Ph.D., Vice Chairman
  • Gregory D. Tretiak, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Claude Genereux, Executive Vice President
  • Paul Desmarais III, Senior Vice President
  • Paul C. Genest, Senior Vice President

How do I buy Power Financial Corp stock?

Shares of Power 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 Power Financial Corp's stock price today?

One share of Power Financial Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$35.86.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Power Financial Corp (TSE PWF)
Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  88 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  190 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  278
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Power 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 Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: C$36.83
Consensus Price Target History for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
Price Target History for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
Analysts' Ratings History for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/1/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$36.00 -> C$37.00View Rating Details
5/12/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetSector PerformC$38.00 -> C$37.00View Rating Details
5/11/2017TD SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldC$41.00 -> C$37.00View Rating Details
3/27/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformC$36.00 -> C$35.00View Rating Details
3/2/2017DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$36.00 -> C$38.00View Rating Details
2/14/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$36.00 -> C$37.00View Rating Details
8/6/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket PerformC$36.00 -> C$33.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
Earnings by Quarter for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
Earnings History by Quarter for Power Financial Corp (TSE PWF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/10/2017        
5/14/2014C$0.79C$0.80C$10.58 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2013Q3C$0.68C$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.74$0.74$0.74
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Power Financial Corp (TSE PWF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/4/2017Quarterly$0.419/28/20179/29/201711/1/2017
5/14/2015$0.316/26/20156/30/20157/31/2015
3/18/2015$0.293/27/20153/31/20155/1/2015
11/14/2014quarterly$0.3512/29/201412/31/20141/30/2015
8/8/2014$0.329/26/20149/30/201410/31/2014
5/14/2014quarterly$0.356/26/20146/30/20148/1/2014
3/19/2014quarterly$0.353/27/20143/31/20145/1/2014
11/14/2013$0.3512/27/201312/31/20131/31/2014
8/5/2013quarterly$0.359/30/201311/1/2013
5/14/2013quarterly$0.356/28/20138/1/2013
3/13/2013quarterly$0.353/28/20135/1/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/22/2017Robert Jeffrey OrrDirectorSell100,000C$34.37C$3,437,000.00
9/21/2017Robert Jeffrey OrrDirectorSell100,000C$34.42C$3,442,000.00
5/18/2017Arnaud VialInsiderBuy3,150C$32.05C$100,957.50
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
Latest Headlines for Power Financial Corp (TSE:PWF)
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DateHeadline
baystreet.ca logo5 Tech Companies Trying to Create Tomorrow's World - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - October 19 at 3:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Power Financial Corp. : October 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 5:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Koho Raises $8 Million for Personal Finance Service
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 11:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs It The Right Time To Buy Power Financial Corporation (TSX:PWF)?
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 11:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Financial Corp. : PWF-CA: Dividend Analysis : September 29th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 11:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPower Financial Corp (PWF) Director Sells C$3,437,000.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 25 at 7:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRobert Jeffrey Orr Sells 100,000 Shares of Power Financial Corp (PWF) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 25 at 7:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPower Financial Corp (PWF) Announces Dividend Increase - $0.41 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 11:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PWF-CA : September 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 8:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWealthsimple Brings Simple, Accessible Investment Advice to the UK
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 6:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoResearch Initiated on Financials Stocks, Manulife Financial, Power Financial, Great West Lifeco, and Intact Financial
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 9:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PWF-CA : September 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 7:53 AM
globenewswire.com logoDigital Power Corp Issues Revenue Guidance for Q3 and Q4 2017
globenewswire.com - August 25 at 10:26 AM
nasdaq.com logoMechel Reports the 1H 2017 Financial Results
www.nasdaq.com - August 23 at 10:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PWF-CA : August 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 6:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Power Financial Corp. : August 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 8:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Financial Corp. :PWF-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 7:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Financial Reports Second Quarter and Six-Month Financial Results and Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Financial Corp. :PWF-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 7:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPower Financial Corp (PWF) Set to Announce Earnings on Friday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 12:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarclays PLC Boosts Power Financial Corp (PWF) Price Target to C$37.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 2:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPower Financial Corp (PWF) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 8:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Power Financial Corp. : July 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 9:48 PM
nasdaq.com logoPower Financial Corp's First Preferred Shares Series A About To Put More Money In Your Pocket - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 20 at 6:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Power Financial Corp. : July 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 15 at 7:47 AM
nasdaq.com logoCash Dividend On The Way From Power Financial Corp's Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares, Series E
www.nasdaq.com - July 6 at 8:14 AM
fool.ca logoTop Stocks for July - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - July 1 at 6:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PWF-CA : June 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 6:49 AM
nasdaq.com logoPower Financial Named Top 25 Dividend Stock With 5.11% Yield (PWF)
www.nasdaq.com - May 23 at 6:49 PM
nasdaq.com logoPower Financial invests C$50 million in 'robo-adviser' Wealthsimple - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 12 at 8:08 AM
bizjournals.com logoPower Financial Announces Election of Directors
www.bizjournals.com - May 12 at 12:52 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPower Financial Corp reports Q1 results
seekingalpha.com - May 11 at 2:25 PM
nasdaq.com logoCANADA STOCKS-Futures lower on uncertainty over Trump's policies - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 1 at 10:10 PM
nasdaq.com logoCanada's Wealthsimple takes on crowded U.S. robo-adviser market - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - January 31 at 1:05 AM
baystreet.ca logoPower Financial Corp: 4.7% Yield and Assets Trading at a Discount
www.baystreet.ca - January 13 at 1:02 AM
baystreet.ca logoPower Financial Corp: 4.7% Yield and Assets Trading at a Discount - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - January 12 at 8:01 PM
reuters.com logoProfile: Power Financial Corp (PWF.TO)
www.reuters.com - January 8 at 7:05 PM
nasdaq.com logoPower Financial Corp's Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares, Series S Ex-Dividend Reminder - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - January 4 at 9:06 PM
nasdaq.com logoPower Financial's Preferred Shares, Series P Yield Pushes Past 4%
www.nasdaq.com - December 29 at 7:23 PM
baystreet.ca logoResearch Reports Initiated on Insurance Stocks ... - Baystreet.ca - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - December 22 at 7:44 PM
prnewswire.com logoPalisades Power Purchase Agreement to End Early; Nuclear Plant to Close in 2018
www.prnewswire.com - December 8 at 9:04 AM
seekingalpha.com logoDuke Energy Corporation - Attractive Prospects
seekingalpha.com - December 8 at 9:04 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Information Venture Partners Closes Second Fund at $106M
www.wsj.com - November 23 at 10:12 AM
reuters.com logoIGM Financial, GWL set to buy Montreal office towers: sources
www.reuters.com - November 22 at 7:12 PM
forbes.com logoPower Financial's Preferred Series R Shares Cross 5.5% Yield Mark
www.forbes.com - November 22 at 4:24 PM
forbes.com logoPower Financial's Preferred Series E Shares Cross 5.5% Yield Mark
www.forbes.com - November 21 at 3:45 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhy Power Financial Is a Top 25 Dividend Stock (PWF)
www.nasdaq.com - November 18 at 6:38 PM
baystreet.ca logoResearch Reports Initiated on Insurance Stocks Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services, Power Financial ... - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - November 9 at 9:37 AM
seekingalpha.com logoManulife: An Attractive Valuation With A Focus On Technology
seekingalpha.com - October 18 at 6:50 PM
nasdaq.com logoPower Financial Corp's Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares, Series S About To Put More Money In Your Pocket
www.nasdaq.com - October 4 at 6:31 PM

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