TSE:SLF - Sun Life Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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C$55.19 -0.17 (-0.31 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 10:14 AM ET)
Previous CloseC$55.36
Today's RangeC$55.01 - C$55.23
52-Week RangeC$43.13 - C$56.09
Volume134,200 shs
Average Volume1.79 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$32.82 billion
P/E Ratio13.30
Dividend Yield3.61%
BetaN/A
Sun Life Financial Inc., a financial services company, provides insurance, wealth, and asset management solutions to individuals and corporate clients worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Sun Life Financial Canada, Sun Life Financial United States, Sun Life Financial Asset Management, Sun Life Financial Asia, and Corporate. It offers life, health, wellness, disability, critical illness, stop-loss, and long-term care insurance products. The company also provides mutual funds, segregated funds, annuities, and guaranteed investment products; and financial and retirement planning services, as well as pooled funds, institutional portfolios, and pension funds. It distributes its products through direct sales agents, managing general agents, independent general agents, financial intermediaries, broker-dealers, banks, pension and benefits consultants, and other third-party marketing organizations. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Property & Casualty Insurance
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+1-416-9794800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$27.00 billion
Cash FlowC$133.24 per share
Book ValueC$37.28 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees22,318
Market CapC$32.82 billion
Next Earnings Date5/8/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Sun Life Financial (TSE:SLF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sun Life Financial's stock symbol?

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

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, February 13th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 1st will be given a dividend of 0.50 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 28th. View Sun Life Financial's Dividend History.

How were Sun Life Financial's earnings last quarter?

Sun Life Financial Inc (TSE:SLF) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 13th. The financial services provider reported $1.19 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.16 by $0.03. The financial services provider earned $8.18 billion during the quarter. View Sun Life Financial's Earnings History.

When is Sun Life Financial's next earnings date?

Sun Life Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sun Life Financial.

What price target have analysts set for SLF?

4 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Sun Life Financial's stock. Their predictions range from C$49.00 to C$59.00. On average, they expect Sun Life Financial's stock price to reach C$55.64 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sun Life Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sun Life Financial?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sun Life Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Sun Life Financial.

Has Sun Life Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about SLF stock have trended somewhat negative on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sun Life Financial earned a news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the financial services provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

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), AbbVie (ABBV), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Vermilion Energy (VET), BCE (BCE), Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM) and Rogers Communications (RCI).

Who are Sun Life Financial's key executives?

Sun Life Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Dean Arthur Connor, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Kevin David Strain C.A., CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Kevin Patrick Dougherty, Exec. VP of Innovation & Partnerships
  • Mr. Colm Joseph Freyne CPA, CA, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Stephen Clarkson Peacher CFA, Pres of Sun Life Investment Management (Age 55)

How do I buy shares of Sun Life Financial?

Shares of SLF 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 Sun Life Financial's stock price today?

One share of SLF stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$55.36.

How big of a company is Sun Life Financial?

Sun Life Financial has a market capitalization of C$32.92 billion and generates C$27.00 billion in revenue each year. Sun Life Financial employs 22,318 workers across the globe.

What is Sun Life Financial's official website?

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

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sun Life Financial (TSE SLF)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  397 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  501 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  898
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sun Life Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SLF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SLF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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