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TSE:SLF

Sun Life Financial - SLF Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$60.06
-0.40 (-0.66%)
(As of 08/9/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
C$59.85
C$60.56
50-Day Range
C$56.29
C$62.99
52-Week Range
C$56.14
C$74.22
Volume
1.00 million shs
Average Volume
2.25 million shs
Market Capitalization
C$35.20 billion
P/E Ratio
9.16
Dividend Yield
4.57%
Price Target
C$65.92
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About Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) Stock

Sun Life Financial Inc., a financial services company, provides insurance, wealth, and asset management solutions to individuals and corporate clients worldwide. It offers term and permanent life, as well as personal health, dental, critical illness, long-term care, and disability insurance products. The company also provides reinsurance products; investment counselling and portfolio management services; mutual funds and segregated funds; trust and banking services; real estate property brokerage and appraisal services; and merchant banking services. It distributes its products through direct sales agents, managing and independent general agents, financial intermediaries, broker-dealers, banks, pension and benefits consultants, and other third-party marketing organizations. The company was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

Sun Life Financial Stock Performance

Shares of SLF Stock opened at C$60.06 on Wednesday. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of C$59.23 and a 200 day moving average price of C$64.56. The stock has a market cap of C$35.20 billion and a PE ratio of 9.16. Sun Life Financial has a 1 year low of C$56.14 and a 1 year high of C$74.22. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 23.81, a quick ratio of 15,084.33 and a current ratio of 15,951.83.

Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF - Get Rating) (NYSE:SLF) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 3rd. The financial services provider reported C$1.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of C$1.40 by C$0.12. The firm had revenue of C$2.01 billion for the quarter. Sell-side analysts forecast that Sun Life Financial will post 6.4999999 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Sun Life Financial Dividend Announcement

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 29th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 24th will be given a dividend of $0.69 per share. This represents a $2.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.60%. Sun Life Financial's payout ratio is 39.02%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

A number of analysts have weighed in on SLF shares. BMO Capital Markets increased their price objective on Sun Life Financial from C$70.00 to C$72.00 in a research report on Friday, August 5th. Cormark increased their price objective on Sun Life Financial from C$61.00 to C$62.00 in a research report on Friday, August 5th. Credit Suisse Group decreased their price objective on Sun Life Financial to C$65.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. TD Securities raised their price target on Sun Life Financial from C$64.00 to C$65.00 and gave the company a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, August 4th. Finally, Scotiabank reduced their price target on Sun Life Financial from C$76.00 to C$71.00 in a report on Monday, May 2nd. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, Sun Life Financial currently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of C$66.57.

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SLF Stock News Headlines

Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) Price Target Raised to C$67.00
Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) PT Raised to C$72.00
Sun Life Reports Second Quarter 2022 Results
Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) Price Target Cut to C$67.00
Sun Life Financial Becomes Oversold (SLF)
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SLF Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/03/2022
Today
8/09/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/29 Dividend
8/23/2022
Dividend Payable
9/29/2022
Dividend Payable
9/29/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/02/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/29 Dividend
1/01/2100

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Property & Casualty Insurance
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
40,600
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
C$65.92
High Stock Price Forecast
C$78.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
C$27.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+9.8%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.42
Research Coverage
12 Analysts

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Current Ratio
15,951.83
Quick Ratio
15,084.33

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
C$23.90 billion
Cash Flow
C$16.00 per share
Book Value
C$47.42 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
C$35.20 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
N/A

Key Executives

  • Mr. Kevin David Strain C.A. (Age 56)
    CPA, Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $3.19M
  • Mr. Manjit Singh C.A.
    CPA, Exec. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Stephen Clarkson Peacher CFA (Age 58)
    Pres of SLC Management
    Comp: $3.69M
  • Mr. Daniel Richard Fishbein
    Pres of Sun Life U.S.
  • Mr. Jacques Goulet Jr. (Age 56)
    Pres of Sun Life Canada
    Comp: $1.96M
  • Ms. Leigh Chalmers
    Sr. VP and Head of Corp. Fin. & Capital Management
  • Ms. Laura Ann Money
    Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Yaniv Bitton
    VP, Head of Investor Relations & Capital Markets
  • Ms. Melissa Jane Kennedy (Age 59)
    Exec. VP and Chief Legal Officer & Public Affairs
  • Joe Hanlon
    Sr. MD & Chief Compliance Officer













SLF Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Sun Life Financial stock right now?

12 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sun Life Financial in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" SLF shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SLF, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Sun Life Financial's stock price forecast for 2022?

12 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Sun Life Financial's stock. Their SLF share price forecasts range from C$27.00 to C$78.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach C$65.92 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.8% from the stock's current price.
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How has Sun Life Financial's stock price performed in 2022?

Sun Life Financial's stock was trading at C$70.41 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, SLF shares have decreased by 14.7% and is now trading at C$60.06.
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When is Sun Life Financial's next earnings date?

Sun Life Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 2nd 2022.
View our SLF earnings forecast
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How were Sun Life Financial's earnings last quarter?

Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSE:SLF) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The financial services provider reported $1.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.40 by $0.12. The financial services provider had revenue of $2.01 billion for the quarter.

How often does Sun Life Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sun Life Financial?

Sun Life Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 24th will be given a dividend of 0.69 per share on Thursday, September 29th. This represents a $2.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.60%.
Read our dividend analysis for SLF
.

Is Sun Life Financial a good dividend stock?

Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) pays an annual dividend of C$2.56 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.57%. SLF has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 39.02%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
Read our dividend analysis for SLF.

What other stocks do shareholders of Sun Life Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sun Life Financial investors own include Intact Financial (IFC), Constellation Software (CSU), Alimentation Couche-Tard (ATD.B), AutoCanada (ACQ), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), AbbVie (ABBV), Vermilion Energy (VET), Enbridge (ENB), BCE (BCE) and Manulife Financial (MFC).

What is Sun Life Financial's stock symbol?

Sun Life Financial trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "SLF."

How do I buy shares of Sun Life Financial?

Shares of SLF stock and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is Sun Life Financial's stock price today?

One share of SLF stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$60.06.

How much money does Sun Life Financial make?

Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) has a market capitalization of C$35.20 billion and generates C$23.90 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Sun Life Financial have?

Sun Life Financial employs 40,600 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Sun Life Financial?

Sun Life Financial's mailing address is Sun Life Assurance Co Of Canada One York Street, TORONTO, ON M5J 0B6, Canada. The official website for the company is www.sunlife.com. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +1-416-9794800.

This page (TSE:SLF) was last updated on 8/10/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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