MFC:CA:TSX-Manulife Financial Corporation

EQUITY | Insurance - Life | Toronto Stock Exchange

Last Closing Price

CAD 24.38

Change

-0.12 (-0.49)%

Market Cap

CAD 48.32B

Volume

3.49M

Yahoo Analyst Target

CAD 34.33 (40.81%)

STA Analyst Target

CAD 30.21 (23.93%)
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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: 2018-02-23 )

Largest Industry Peers for Insurance - Life

Symbol Name Price(Change) Market Cap
GWO:CA Great-West Lifeco Inc.

+0.29 (+0.85%)

CAD 34.11B
PWF:CA Power Financial Corporation

+0.34 (+1.02%)

CAD 23.99B
MFC.PR.R:CA Manulife Financial Corporation..

+0.01 (+0.04%)

CAD 0.49B
MFC.PR.O:CA Manulife Financial Corporation..

+0.11 (+0.42%)

CAD 0.45B
MFC.PR.M:CA Manulife Financial Corporation..

-0.04 (-0.17%)

CAD 0.33B
MFC.PR.B:CA Manulife Financial Corporation..

-0.02 (-0.09%)

CAD 0.31B
GWO.PR.G:CA Great-West Lifeco Inc. 5.20% N..

+0.03 (+0.12%)

CAD 0.29B
GWO.PR.H:CA Great-West Lifeco Inc. 4.85% N..

-0.09 (-0.39%)

CAD 0.27B
PWF.PR.S:CA Power Financial Corporation 4...

-0.07 (-0.31%)

CAD 0.27B
GWO.PR.I:CA Great-West Lifeco Inc. 4.50% N..

-0.11 (-0.51%)

CAD 0.26B

ETFs Containing MFC:CA

FLI:CA First Asset U.S. & Canada.. 9.97 % 0.99 %

+0.07 (+0.54%)

CAD 0.21B
CEW:CA iShares Equal Weight Banc.. 9.54 % 0.60 %

+0.05 (+0.39%)

CAD 0.12B
CEW.A:CA iShares Equal Weight Banc.. 9.54 % 1.44 %

N/A

CAD 0.06B
HEF.A:CA Horizons Enhanced Income .. 9.44 % 1.61 %

N/A

CAD 1.50M
HEF:CA Horizons Enhanced Income .. 8.16 % 0.82 %

+0.05 (+0.55%)

CAD 0.02B
BNC:CA Purpose Canadian Financia.. 6.67 % 0.69 %

N/A

CAD 3.42M
XFN:CA iShares S&P/TSX Capped Fi.. 6.63 % 0.61 %

+0.20 (+0.53%)

CAD 1.13B
ZVC:CA BMO MSCI Canada Value Ind.. 5.38 % 0.00 %

-0.04 (-0.20%)

CAD 8.10M
VDY:CA Vanguard FTSE Canadian Hi.. 5.28 % 0.22 %

+0.24 (+0.72%)

CAD 0.43B
SHC:CA Sphere FTSE Canada Sustai.. 4.68 % 0.70 %

+0.06 (+0.51%)

CAD 0.02B
XCV:CA iShares Canadian Value In.. 4.39 % 0.55 %

+0.13 (+0.50%)

CAD 0.08B
HEX.A:CA Horizons Enhanced Income .. 4.17 % 1.60 %

N/A

CAD 4.73M
QCD:CA AGFiQ Enhanced Core Canad.. 3.77 % 0.00 %

+0.01 (+0.04%)

CAD 0.05B
CRQ.A:CA iShares Canadian Fundamen.. 3.68 % 1.55 %

N/A

CAD 0.03B
PXC:CA PowerShares FTSE RAFI Can.. 3.67 % 0.51 %

+0.17 (+0.65%)

CAD 0.25B
RCE:CA RBC Quant Canadian Equity.. 3.65 % 0.44 %

-0.10 (-0.48%)

CAD 0.02B
VCE:CA Vanguard FTSE Canada Inde.. 3.22 % 0.05 %

+0.27 (+0.82%)

CAD 0.55B
FLCA Franklin FTSE Canada 3.13 % 0.00 %

N/A

USD 2.42M
XIU:CA iShares S&P/TSX 60 Index .. 3.08 % 0.18 %

+0.20 (+0.87%)

CAD 11.02B
QCE:CA Mackenzie Canadian Large .. 3.01 % 0.00 %

+0.29 (+0.31%)

CAD 7.63M
EWC iShares MSCI Canada Index.. 2.89 % 0.49 %

+0.36 (+1.28%)

USD 2.99B
MCLC:CA Manulife Multifactor Cana.. 2.66 % 0.00 %

+0.16 (+0.64%)

CAD 0.02B
VCN:CA Vanguard FTSE Canada All .. 2.60 % 0.06 %

+0.28 (+0.89%)

CAD 1.20B
TTP:CA TD S&P/TSX Capped Composi.. 2.45 % 0.08 %

+0.10 (+0.57%)

CAD 0.01B
QCN:CA Mackenzie Canadian Equity.. 2.38 % 0.00 %

N/A

CAD 5.69M
XIC:CA iShares Core S&P/TSX Capp.. 2.34 % 0.06 %

+0.18 (+0.73%)

CAD 4.23B
ZCN:CA BMO S&P/TSX Capped Compos.. 2.33 % 0.06 %

+0.16 (+0.76%)

CAD 3.06B

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Insurance - Life)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (Toronto Stock Exchange)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -7.02% 2% F 18% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -7.02% 2% F 18% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 0.16% 61% D- 52% F
Dividend Return 2.53% 2% F 30% F
Total Return 2.69% 41% F 46% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 60.92% 100% A+ 82% B-
Dividend Return 21.02% 29% F 61% D-
Total Return 81.95% 100% A+ 83% B
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 11.04% 93% A 78% C+
Dividend Return 14.40% 95% A 79% C+
Total Return 3.36% 25% F 60% D-
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 20.27% 9% F 40% F
Risk Adjusted Return 71.03% 55% F 69% D+
Market Capitalization 46.45B 100% A+ 99% A+

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Insurance - Life)
Ratio vs. Market
(Toronto Stock Exchange)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 15.30 33% F 31% F
Price/Book Ratio 1.21 42% F 54% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 0.69 91% A- 66% D
Price/Free Cash Flow Ratio 2.75 67% D+ 49% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 8.80% 35% F 59% F
Return on Invested Capital 8.96% 35% F 63% D
Return on Assets 0.52% 67% D+ 38% F
Debt to Equity Ratio 14.25% 67% D+ 79% C+

Annual Financials (CAD)

Quarterly Financials (CAD)

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.

High dividend returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual dividend returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. This can be a good buy, especially if it is outperforming on total return basis , for investors seeking high income yields.

Underpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

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.

Superior Dividend Growth

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

What to not like:
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 total returns

The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.

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 capital utilization

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

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Revenue Growth

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

MFC:CA:TSX-Manulife Financial Corporation

EQUITY | Insurance - Life | Toronto Stock Exchange

Last Closing Price

CAD 24.38

Change

-0.12 (-0.49)%

Market Cap

CAD 48.32B

Volume

3.49M

Yahoo Analyst Target

CAD 34.33 (40.81%)

STA Analyst Target

CAD 30.21 (23.93%)
Yahoo Analyst Rating

Verdict

STA Analyst Rating

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Values as of: 2018-02-23