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: $42.07
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $41.55
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $42.49
  • 52-Week Range: C$36.64 - C$46.12
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.71
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $25.78B
  • Outstanding Shares: 612,831,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.91)
Consensus Price Target: C$45.92

Analysts' Ratings History for Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/21/2016Dundee SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$48.00View Rating Details
9/15/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetC$46.00 -> C$47.00View Rating Details
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
8/11/2016Canaccord 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 9/28/2014 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: $2.87 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
stocksdaily.net logoSun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) Ratings in Focus (TSE:SLF)
www.stocksdaily.net - September 24 at 6:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Sun Life (SLF) Stock Might be a Great Pick (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 12:00 PM
businesswire.com logoFitch Rates Sun Life Financial Inc.'s C$1B Subordinated Debt 'BBB+' - Business Wire (press release) (TSE:SLF)
www.businesswire.com - September 22 at 6:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSun Life 4th annual Summit will provide expert insight on health care and employee benefits (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 12:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSun Life Financial Reports Results of Conversion Privilege of Class A Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares ... - Yahoo Finance (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 6:54 PM
reuters.com logoFitch Rates Sun Life Financial Inc.'s C$1B Subordinated Debt 'BBB+' - Reuters (TSE:SLF)
in.reuters.com - September 21 at 6:54 PM
capitalcube.com logoSun Life Financial, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SLF-CA : September 21, 2016 (TSE:SLF)
www.capitalcube.com - September 21 at 11:26 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Sun Life Financial, Inc. : September 20, 2016 (TSE:SLF)
www.capitalcube.com - September 20 at 11:53 AM
News IconHigh Market Cap Stock of the Day – Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) (TSE:SLF)
twincountynews.com - September 19 at 7:16 PM
News IconSun Life eyes stronger bancassurance after merger (TSE:SLF)
www.thejakartapost.com - September 19 at 7:16 PM
News IconShares in Focus: Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) Earnings & Targets Update - Frisco Fastball (TSE:SLF)
friscofastball.com - September 19 at 11:53 AM
prnewswire.com logoSun Life Financial completes offering of Subordinated Unsecured ... - PR Newswire (press release) (TSE:SLF)
www.prnewswire.com - September 19 at 11:53 AM
publicnow.com logoSun Life Financial completes offering of Subordinated Unsecured Debentures (TSE:SLF)
www.publicnow.com - September 19 at 11:53 AM
realistinvestor.com logoSun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) Mean Price Target Is $38.755 (TSE:SLF)
www.realistinvestor.com - September 18 at 11:31 AM
realistinvestor.com logoSun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) Mean Price Target Is $38.755 - RealistInvestor.com (TSE:SLF)
www.realistinvestor.com - September 17 at 11:45 AM
businesswire.com logoA.M. Best Assigns Issue Credit Rating to Sun Life Financial Inc.’s Forthcoming Subordinated Debentures (TSE:SLF)
www.businesswire.com - September 16 at 7:02 PM
prnewswire.com logoSun Life Financial announces offering of Subordinated Unsecured Debentures - PR Newswire (press release) (TSE:SLF)
www.prnewswire.com - September 14 at 11:44 AM
forbes.com logoRSI Alert: Sun Life Financial Now Oversold - Forbes (TSE:SLF)
www.forbes.com - September 14 at 11:44 AM
News IconSun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) from Property & Casualty ... - Twin County News (TSE:SLF)
twincountynews.com - September 13 at 12:12 PM
News IconSun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) from Property & Casualty Insurance – Todays Top Gains (TSE:SLF)
twincountynews.com - September 12 at 12:04 PM
News IconIs Sun Life Financial Inc.(NYSE: SLF), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester (TSE:SLF)
thedailyleicester.com - September 10 at 6:31 PM
News IconIs this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Sun Life ... - The Daily Leicester (TSE:SLF)
thedailyleicester.com - September 9 at 12:07 PM
News IconThe Sell-side Consensus is in on Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF); Earnings & Target Updates - National Daily Press (TSE:SLF)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 9 at 12:07 PM
stocksdaily.net logoSun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) Boasts Rating Of 2.33 - Stocks Daily (TSE:SLF)
www.stocksdaily.net - September 9 at 12:07 PM
stocksdaily.net logoSun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) Boasts Rating Of 2.33 (TSE:SLF)
www.stocksdaily.net - September 8 at 7:00 PM
bloomberg.com logoSun Life CEO: No Share Buybacks for Now (TSE:SLF)
www.bloomberg.com - September 8 at 7:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoSun Life Financial's Preferred Series 8R Shares Cross 4% Yield Mark (TSE:SLF)
www.nasdaq.com - September 8 at 11:11 AM
publicnow.com logoKevin Dougherty, President, Sun Life Financial Canada, to speak at the CIBC 15th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference (TSE:SLF)
www.publicnow.com - September 8 at 11:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSun Life CEO says looking for acquisitions but bar set high (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 11:11 AM
News IconResearch Reports Initiated on Financial Services Stocks Sun Life Financial, Intact Financial, Power Corp of Canada, and Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services (TSE:SLF)
news.investornetwork.com - September 7 at 11:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSun Life Financial Announces Dividend Rates on Class A Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series 10R ... - Yahoo Finance (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 12:14 PM
fool.ca logoSun Life Financial Inc.: A Worthy Addition to Your Portfolio? (TSE:SLF)
www.fool.ca - August 31 at 12:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLooking for Value? Why It Might Be Time to Try Sun Life (SLF) (TSE:SLF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 12:45 PM
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

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Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff