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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 33.05 (0.39% today). The market cap for Sun Life Financial Inc. is 20227.69, and is in the sector Financial, and Property & Casualty Insurance industry. The target price for Sun Life Financial Inc. is 36.77. Currently Sun Life Financial Inc. is trading with a P/E of 11.43, and a forward P/E of 10.52. Average volume for Sun Life Financial Inc. is 398.82 and so far today it is 96573.

Performance in the last year for Sun Life Financial Inc. has been 5.08%. For EPS growth, Sun Life Financial Inc. has seen a growth of 24.10%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 6.39%. 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 19.80%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 22.50%. The 20-day simple moving average is -0.97%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 4.65%.

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 7.50%. With Sun Life Financial Inc. trading at 33.05, the dividend yield is 3.80%, and the EPS is 2.88.

So could Sun Life Financial Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 11.43. The PEG is 0.89, P/S is 1.26 and the P/B is at 1.41. The P/cash is 4.83, with P/free cash flow at 6.89.

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 0.28, and total debt/equity at 0.28.

In terms of margins, Sun Life Financial Inc. has a gross margin of *TBA, an operating margin of 16.10% and a profit margin of 11.00%.Payout ratio for Sun Life Financial Inc. is 41.30%. Return on assets come to 0.90% 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 614.45. While shares float is 612.64. The float short is currently 0.44%, and short ratio is 6.77.

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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