MFC:NYE-Manulife Financial Corporation

EQUITY | Insurance - Life | New York Stock Exchange

Last Closing Price

USD 21.81

Change

0.00 (0.00)%

Market Cap

USD 43.22B

Volume

3.47M

Yahoo Analyst Target

USD 23.85 (9.35%)

STA Analyst Target

USD 27.33 (25.32%)
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About

Manulife Financial Corp, together with its subsidiaries provides individual life insurance and individual and group long-term care insurance services. Its business segments are Asia Division, Canadian Division, U.S. Division, and Corporate & Other.

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Relative Performance (Total Returns)

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Relative Returns (From:    To: 2018-01-16 )

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ETFs Containing MFC

FLI:CA First Asset U.S. & Canada.. 10.11 % 0.99 %

-0.23 (0.00%)

CAD 0.20B
CEW.A:CA iShares Equal Weight Banc.. 9.76 % 1.44 %

+0.03 (+0.00%)

CAD 0.06B
CEW:CA iShares Equal Weight Banc.. 9.76 % 0.60 %

-0.02 (0.00%)

CAD 0.13B
HEF:CA Horizons Enhanced Income .. 8.54 % 0.82 %

-0.01 (0.00%)

CAD 0.02B
XFN:CA iShares S&P/TSX Capped Fi.. 6.95 % 0.61 %

-0.04 (0.00%)

CAD 1.08B
BNC:CA Purpose Canadian Financia.. 6.87 % 0.69 %

N/A

CAD 3.54M
ZVC:CA BMO MSCI Canada Value Ind.. 5.31 % 0.00 %

N/A

CAD 6.47M
VDY:CA Vanguard FTSE Canadian Hi.. 5.06 % 0.22 %

-0.08 (0.00%)

CAD 0.44B
SHC:CA Sphere FTSE Canada Sustai.. 4.87 % 0.70 %

-0.03 (0.00%)

CAD 0.02B
XCV:CA iShares Canadian Value In.. 4.53 % 0.55 %

-0.17 (0.00%)

CAD 0.08B
CRQ.A:CA iShares Canadian Fundamen.. 3.76 % 1.55 %

N/A

CAD 0.03B
QCD:CA AGFiQ Enhanced Core Canad.. 3.75 % 0.00 %

-0.04 (0.00%)

CAD 0.07B
RCE:CA RBC Quant Canadian Equity.. 3.60 % 0.44 %

N/A

CAD 0.01B
PXC:CA PowerShares FTSE RAFI Can.. 3.60 % 0.51 %

-0.11 (0.00%)

CAD 0.27B
FXM:CA First Asset Morningstar C.. 3.54 % 0.69 %

-0.13 (0.00%)

CAD 0.14B
HEX:CA Horizons Enhanced Income .. 3.52 % 0.82 %

-0.04 (0.00%)

CAD 0.05B
XIU:CA iShares S&P/TSX 60 Index .. 3.20 % 0.18 %

-0.09 (0.00%)

CAD 10.51B
VCE:CA Vanguard FTSE Canada Inde.. 3.09 % 0.05 %

-0.16 (0.00%)

CAD 0.57B
EWC iShares MSCI Canada Index.. 2.86 % 0.49 %

+0.12 (+0.00%)

USD 3.14B
VCN:CA Vanguard FTSE Canada All .. 2.49 % 0.06 %

-0.15 (0.00%)

CAD 1.17B
TTP:CA TD S&P/TSX Capped Composi.. 2.45 % 0.08 %

N/A

CAD 0.01B
XIC:CA iShares Core S&P/TSX Capp.. 2.43 % 0.06 %

-0.12 (0.00%)

CAD 4.27B
ZCN:CA BMO S&P/TSX Capped Compos.. 2.42 % 0.06 %

-0.10 (0.00%)

CAD 3.10B

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Insurance - Life)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (New York Stock Exchange)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 4.55% 78% C+ 74% C
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 4.55% 78% C+ 73% C
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 16.76% 50% F 65% D
Dividend Return 4.39% 75% C 62% D-
Total Return 21.15% 55% F 67% D+
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 53.59% 43% F 67% D+
Dividend Return 23.35% 84% B 67% D+
Total Return 76.94% 38% F 69% D+
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 6.52% 41% F 64% D
Dividend Return 10.55% 41% F 67% D+
Total Return 4.04% 75% C 66% D
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 23.92% 27% F 28% F
Risk Adjusted Return 44.12% 14% F 43% F
Market Capitalization 34.51B 76% C 95% A

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Insurance - Life)
Ratio vs. Market
(New York Stock Exchange)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 15.30 27% F 57% F
Price/Book Ratio 1.35 43% F 67% D+
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 0.79 71% C- 84% B
Price/Free Cash Flow Ratio 3.21 68% D+ 68% D+
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 8.87% 35% F 53% F
Return on Invested Capital 9.04% 61% D- 57% F
Return on Assets 0.53% 30% F 24% F
Debt to Equity Ratio 14.25% 95% A 86% B

Annual Financials (USD)

Quarterly Financials (USD)

Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low debt

The company is less leveraged than its peers ,, and is among the top quartile, which makes it more flexible. However, do check the news and look at its sector. Sometimes this is low because the company is not growing and has no growth potential.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

What to not like:
Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Poor return on equity

The company management has delivered below median return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor return on assets

The company management has delivered below median return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

Low Dividend Growth

This stock has shown below median dividend growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.