Sun Life Financial Company Profile (TSE:SLF)

About Sun Life Financial

Sun Life Financial logoSun Life Financial Inc. is the holding company of Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada. The Company is a financial services organization providing a range of protection and wealth products and services. It operates in five segments: Sun Life Financial Canada (SLF Canada), Sun Life Financial United States (SLF U.S.), Sun Life Financial Asset Management (SLF Asset Management), Sun Life Financial Asia (SLF Asia) and Corporate. SLF Canada has three main business units: Individual Insurance & Wealth, Group Benefits and Group Retirement Services. SLF U.S. has three business units: Group Benefits, International and In-force Management. SLF Asset Management is an asset management segment, including MFS Investment Management and Sun Life Investment Management. SLF Asia offers individual life insurance products in over seven markets, and group benefits and/or pension and retirement products in the Philippines, China, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia and Vietnam.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: SLF
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $41.45
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $42.25
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $42.35
  • 52-Week Range: C$36.64 - C$46.12
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.57
  • P/E Growth: 4.06
  • Market Cap: $25.51B
  • Outstanding Shares: 612,831,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.90)
Consensus Price Target: C$45.64

Analysts' Ratings History for Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/12/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetC$46.00 -> C$45.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$47.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$48.00 -> C$46.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016CIBCLower Price TargetC$47.00 -> C$46.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyC$47.00 -> C$46.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetC$46.00 -> C$44.00View Rating Details
5/24/2016National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$44.00 -> C$47.00View Rating Details
5/12/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$45.00 -> C$46.00View Rating Details
5/11/2016DesjardinsBoost Price TargetBuyC$47.00 -> C$48.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetOutperformC$38.00 -> C$41.00View Rating Details
10/9/2015Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetC$45.00 -> C$46.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/9/2016        
8/8/2014$0.73$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014$0.68$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.85 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.86$0.95$0.90
Q2 20163$0.89$0.97$0.93
Q3 20164$0.90$0.98$0.94
Q4 20164$0.93$1.00$0.97
Q1 20173$0.98$1.00$0.99
Q2 20173$1.00$1.04$1.02
Q3 20172$1.01$1.04$1.03
Q4 20172$1.03$1.08$1.06
Q1 20181$1.05$1.05$1.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends


Dividend History for Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/10/2016quarterlyC$0.418/31/20169/30/2016
5/10/2016quarterlyC$0.413.54%5/30/20166/1/20166/30/2016
2/10/2016quarterlyC$0.393.87%2/29/20163/2/20163/31/2016
11/4/2015quarterlyC$0.393.56%11/23/201511/25/201512/31/2015
8/5/2015quarterlyC$0.383.44%8/24/20158/26/20159/30/2015
5/5/2015quarterlyC$0.383.79%5/22/20155/27/20156/30/2015
2/11/2015quarterlyC$0.363.66%2/23/20152/25/20153/31/2015
11/24/2014QuarterlyC$0.363.63%11/24/201412/31/201412/31/2014
8/6/2014quarterlyC$0.363.59%8/25/20148/27/20149/30/2014
5/26/2014QuarterlyC$0.363.8%5/26/20146/30/20146/30/2014
2/12/2014quarterlyC$0.362/28/20143/31/2014
8/7/2013quarterlyC$0.368/28/20139/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/8/2016Dean ConnorDirectorBuy5,000C$40.57C$202,850.00
3/7/2016Dean ConnorDirectorSell30,000C$40.64C$1,219,341.00
11/20/2015Colm Joseph FreyneInsiderSell2,600C$44.32C$115,232.00
11/13/2015Kevin DoughertyInsiderSell2,900C$43.69C$126,701.00
11/12/2015Carolyn Diane BlairInsiderSell2,339C$44.15C$103,266.85
11/9/2015Mark SaundersInsiderSell4,800C$44.89C$215,448.00
5/26/2015Colm Joseph FreyneInsiderSell1,400C$39.82C$55,748.00
12/8/2014Colm Joseph FreyneInsiderSell4,800C$42.60C$204,480.00
12/2/2014Stephen PeacherInsiderSell3,743C$42.45C$158,890.35
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF)
DateHeadline
News IconRetail & Analyst Ratings Forecasts on Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) - Post News (TSE:SLF)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 29 at 11:57 AM
realistinvestor.com logoSun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) Stock Price Likely To Reach $38.755: Wall Street - RealistInvestor.com (TSE:SLF)
www.realistinvestor.com - August 27 at 11:32 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Sun Life Financial, Inc. : August 26, 2016 (TSE:SLF)
www.capitalcube.com - August 26 at 7:04 PM
nasdaq.com logoSun Life Financial's Preferred Series 12R Shares Cross 5.5% Yield Mark (TSE:SLF)
www.nasdaq.com - August 25 at 7:41 PM
forbes.com logoSun Life Financial About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (SLF) (TSE:SLF)
www.forbes.com - August 25 at 12:33 PM
publicnow.com logoDean Connor, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sun Life Financial, to speak at the 2016 Scotiabank Financials Summit (TSE:SLF)
www.publicnow.com - August 25 at 12:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSun Life Financial Poised for Growth Despite Cost Hurdles (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 11:58 AM
fool.ca logoSun Life Financial Inc.: Is it Time to Buy This Stock? - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:SLF)
www.fool.ca - August 22 at 7:21 PM
News IconProperty & Casualty Insurance: Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) Position of the day (TSE:SLF)
twincountynews.com - August 19 at 7:18 PM
News IconSun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) – Top Stock from Financial Sector - The Daily Leicester (TSE:SLF)
thedailyleicester.com - August 19 at 10:22 AM
News IconIs this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF)? - The Daily Leicester (TSE:SLF)
thedailyleicester.com - August 18 at 7:42 PM
News IconIs Sun Life Financial Inc.(NYSE: SLF), a large market cap stock a ... - The Daily Leicester (TSE:SLF)
thedailyleicester.com - August 18 at 10:29 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) from Property & Casualty Insurance (TSE:SLF)
twincountynews.com - August 16 at 7:34 PM
fool.ca logoSun Life Financial Inc. Is Shopping for Acquisitions (TSE:SLF)
www.fool.ca - August 16 at 10:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSun Life Financial Announces Conversion Privilege of Class A Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series 10R - Yahoo Finance (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 7:48 PM
publicnow.com logoSun Life Financial Announces Conversion Privilege of Class A Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series 10R (TSE:SLF)
www.publicnow.com - August 15 at 7:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SLF.TO earnings conference call or presentation 11-Aug-16 2:00pm GMT (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 10:39 AM
capitalcube.com logoSun Life Financial, Inc. :SLF-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 12, 2016 (TSE:SLF)
www.capitalcube.com - August 12 at 10:39 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 Sun Life Financial Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (TSE:SLF)
biz.yahoo.com - August 10 at 10:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Sun Life Financial (SLF) Might Surprise This Earnings Season (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 10:43 AM
News IconIs Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (TSE:SLF)
twincountynews.com - August 8 at 7:41 PM
News IconWorth Watching Stocks Under Consideration: Sun Life Financial Inc ... - NYSE Journal (press release) (TSE:SLF)
stockznews.com - August 8 at 12:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPRESS DIGEST- Canada - Aug 8 (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 12:13 PM
fidaily.com logoI.g. Investment Management, Ltd. Modifies Its Investment in Sun Life Financial Inc. Common (SLF) Stock Last Quarter - Finance Daily (TSE:SLF)
www.fidaily.com - August 5 at 7:39 PM
investornewswire.com logoStrong Sell Calls For Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) At 0 - Investor Newswire (TSE:SLF)
www.investornewswire.com - August 5 at 7:39 PM
News IconUpdate on Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) for the day (TSE:SLF)
twincountynews.com - August 4 at 7:55 PM
publicnow.com logoSun Life Financial launches new business area to expand in digital health (TSE:SLF)
www.publicnow.com - August 4 at 10:40 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSun Life boosts Hong Kong pension position (TSE:SLF)
seekingalpha.com - August 3 at 10:44 AM
twst.com logoSun Life Financial Inc.: Sun Life Financial to acquire pension business of FWD Hong Kong and enter into 15-year pension distribution agreement (TSE:SLF)
www.twst.com - August 3 at 10:44 AM
streetinsider.com logoSun Life Financial (SLF) to Acquire FWD Life Insurance's Pension Business (TSE:SLF)
www.streetinsider.com - August 3 at 10:44 AM
publicnow.com logoSun Life Financial to acquire pension business of FWD Hong Kong and enter into 15-year pension distribution agreement (TSE:SLF)
www.publicnow.com - August 3 at 10:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSun Life expands further in Asia through Hong Kong acquisition (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 10:44 AM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) (TSE:SLF)
twincountynews.com - August 2 at 7:49 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today's market: Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) - Twin County News (TSE:SLF)
twincountynews.com - August 2 at 12:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCathy Liston appointed to lead Sun Life Financial's U.S. Group and Voluntary Claims practice (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 12:06 PM
4-traders.com logoSun Life Financial Inc. : Top Stock from Financial Sector (TSE:SLF)
www.4-traders.com - July 30 at 10:11 AM
twst.com logoSun Life Financial Inc.: Sun Life Financial hosts second quarter 2016 earnings conference call - The Wall Street Transcript (TSE:SLF)
www.twst.com - July 28 at 10:42 AM
publicnow.com logoSun Life Financial hosts second quarter 2016 earnings conference call (TSE:SLF)
www.publicnow.com - July 28 at 10:18 AM
prnewswire.com logoSun Life Financial and Securcor announce US$40 million securitization facility ... (TSE:SLF)
www.prnewswire.com - July 26 at 10:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSun Life Financial and Securcor announce US$40 million securitization facility with Blue Bridge Financial (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 10:51 AM
fidaily.com logoBank Of Montreal /can/ Lowers Its Position in Sun Life Financial Inc. Common (SLF) (TSE:SLF)
www.fidaily.com - July 25 at 7:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Sun Life Financial, Inc. : July 25, 2016 (TSE:SLF)
www.capitalcube.com - July 25 at 1:43 PM
capitalcube.com logoSun Life Financial, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SLF-CA : July 25, 2016 (TSE:SLF)
www.capitalcube.com - July 25 at 8:40 AM
investornewswire.com logoIs $52 Price Target Attainable For Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF)? - Investor Newswire (TSE:SLF)
www.investornewswire.com - July 23 at 6:51 PM
News IconFirms and Funds Increasing Their Stake in Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) - Engelwood Daily (TSE:SLF)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 23 at 11:15 AM
News IconSun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF): Sell-Side Ratings and Company Earnings Glance - Engelwood Daily (TSE:SLF)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 23 at 11:15 AM
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www.4-traders.com - July 22 at 10:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNick Jonas and Sun Life Financial provide select members of the diabetes community the opportunity to meet their pop icon (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 9:13 AM
fidaily.com logoCibc World Markets Inc. Marginally Decreases Its Ownership in Sun Life Financial Inc. Common (SLF) (TSE:SLF)
www.fidaily.com - July 21 at 7:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Diabetes Association Recognizes U.S. Companies and Organizations as New Health Champions (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 2:00 PM

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Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) Chart for Tuesday, August, 30, 2016


Last Updated on 8/30/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff