Sun Life Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.64 (-1.00 %)
(As of 06/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume3.06 million shs
Average Volume2.26 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$37.19 billion
P/E Ratio12.63
Dividend Yield3.43%
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About Sun Life Financial

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 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, and managing and independent general agents, as well as 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.


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Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Sun Life Financial a buy right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sun Life Financial in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Sun Life Financial stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Sun Life Financial?

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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, August 4th 2021.
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How were Sun Life Financial's earnings last quarter?

Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSE:SLF) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 5th. The financial services provider reported $1.45 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.48 by $0.03. The financial services provider earned $1.51 billion during the quarter.
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How has Sun Life Financial's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Sun Life Financial's stock was trading at C$50.78 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SLF stock has increased by 25.1% and is now trading at C$63.52.
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How often does Sun Life Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sun Life Financial?

Sun Life Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 5th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 26th will be given a dividend of 0.55 per share on Wednesday, June 30th. This represents a $2.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 25th.
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Is Sun Life Financial a good dividend stock?

Sun Life Financial pays an annual dividend of C$2.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.43%. The dividend payout ratio of Sun Life Financial is 43.74%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for SLF?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Sun Life Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from C$55.00 to C$76.00. On average, they anticipate Sun Life Financial's share price to reach C$70.21 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Sun Life Financial's key executives?

Sun Life Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dean Arthur Connor, CEO & Director (Age 64, Pay $3.12M)
  • Mr. Kevin David Strain C.A., CPA, Pres & Director (Age 55, Pay $1.76M)
  • Mr. Stephen Clarkson Peacher CFA, Pres of SLC Management (Age 57, Pay $3.45M)
  • Mr. Daniel Richard Fishbein, Pres of Sun Life U.S.
  • Mr. Jacques Goulet Jr., Pres, Sun Life Canada
  • Mr. Manjit Singh, Exec. VP & CFO
  • Ms. Leigh Chalmers, Sr. VP, Head of Corp. Fin. & Capital Management
  • Ms. Laura Ann Money, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Yaniv Bitton, VP, Head of Investor Relations & Capital Markets
  • Mr. Paul O. Petrelli, Chief Compliance Officer & Sr. VP

Who are some of Sun Life Financial's key competitors?

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), The 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 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$63.52.

How much money does Sun Life Financial make?

Sun Life Financial has a market capitalization of C$37.19 billion and generates C$38.38 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Sun Life Financial have?

Sun Life Financial employs 23,816 workers across the globe.

What is Sun Life Financial's official website?

The official website for Sun Life Financial is www.sunlife.com.

Where are Sun Life Financial's headquarters?

Sun Life Financial is headquartered at Sun Life Assurance Co Of Canada One York Street, TORONTO, ON M5J 0B6, Canada.

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 financial services provider can be reached via phone at +1-416-9794800.

This page was last updated on 6/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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