Friday February 24th 2017: Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Property & Casualty Insurance in the sector of Financial. Based in Canada, Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF has a market cap of 22.85 B. Since its IPO date on the 3/23/2000, Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF performance year to date is -3.78%. Today Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF has gained -0.34%, with a current price of 36.83.
Ownership of the company is *TBA for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 54.40%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 40.50%. Return of assets are at 1.00%, with return on investment at 11.50%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.22. While Total debt/equity is 0.22. With a profit margin of 9.30%, this is combined with a gross margin of *TBA, and operating margin of 15.00%. Sun Life Financial Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of *TBA, while the quick ratio is *TBA.
For the last year Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF has seen a EPS growth of 13.50%. A performance for the year of 14.39%. The 52-week high is -9.21%, and the 52-week low is 21.25%. The average volume for Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF is 25441.
With a target price of 39.43, can Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF. Sun Life Financial Inc. has a P/E of 11.83 and a forward P/E of 11.16. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.33. Sun Life Financial Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.1 and 1.47 respectively. For P/cash, Sun Life Financial Inc. has a value of 4.27, while it is 11.49 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 36.83, Sun Life Financial Inc. has a dividend yield of 3.50%. We see a return on equity of 12.90%.
Looking more long-term Sun Life Financial Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 5.07%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 9.27% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 13.50% for this year and for the last five years a 59.70% growth has been seen.