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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF)?

The company in question is, Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) currently with a stock price of 32.06 (-0.02% today). The market cap for Sun Life Financial Inc. is 19652.78, and is in the sector Financial, and Property & Casualty Insurance industry. The target price for Sun Life Financial Inc. is 36.39. Currently Sun Life Financial Inc. is trading with a P/E of 12.57, and a forward P/E of 10.36. Average volume for Sun Life Financial Inc. is 397.24 and so far today it is 191461.

Performance in the last year for Sun Life Financial Inc. has been -1.51%. For EPS growth, Sun Life Financial Inc. has seen a growth of 24.10%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 7.10%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 9.10% over the last five years and could be 12.78% for the next five years. Sun Life Financial Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 466.80%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -33.90%. The 20-day simple moving average is -2.24%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 1.68%.

Since the IPO date for Sun Life Financial Inc. on the 3/23/2000, Sun Life Financial Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 4.69%. With Sun Life Financial Inc. trading at 32.06, the dividend yield is 3.90%, and the EPS is 2.55.

So could Sun Life Financial Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 12.57. The PEG is 0.98, P/S is 0.89 and the P/B is at 1.37. The P/cash is 3.9, with P/free cash flow at 5.63.

Sun Life Financial Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.22, and total debt/equity at 0.22.

In terms of margins, Sun Life Financial Inc. has a gross margin of *TBA, an operating margin of 10.40% and a profit margin of 7.10%.Payout ratio for Sun Life Financial Inc. is 47.00%. Return on assets come to 0.80% with return on investment coming to 9.70%.

Insider ownership for Sun Life Financial Inc., is at *TBA and institutional ownership comes to 54.40%. Outstanding shares are at 613. While shares float is 612.65. The float short is currently 0.44%, and short ratio is 6.81.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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