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Morning Active Stocks: Manulife Financial Corporation (NYSE:MFC)

The company in question is, Manulife Financial Corporation (NYSE:MFC) currently with a stock price of 16.99 (1.92% today). The market cap for Manulife Financial Corporation is 34.08 B, and is in the sector Financial, and Life Insurance industry. The target price for Manulife Financial Corporation is 21.07. Currently Manulife Financial Corporation is trading with a P/E of 14.92, and a forward P/E of 7. Average volume for Manulife Financial Corporation is 2733.52 and so far today it is 3539494.

Performance in the last year for Manulife Financial Corporation has been 22.61%. For EPS growth, Manulife Financial Corporation has seen a growth of 34.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 9.62%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 124.90% over the last five years and could be 11.75% for the next five years. Manulife Financial Corporation has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -37.60%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 28.30%. The 20-day simple moving average is -2.50%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 4.30%.

Since the IPO date for Manulife Financial Corporation on the 9/24/1999, Manulife Financial Corporation has seen performance year to date to be -3.03%. With Manulife Financial Corporation trading at 16.99, the dividend yield is 3.51%, and the EPS is 1.14.

So could Manulife Financial Corporation, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 14.92. The PEG is 1.27, P/S is 1.03 and the P/B is at 1.16. The P/cash is 2.92, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Manulife Financial Corporation 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 0.35, and total debt/equity at 0.35.

In terms of margins, Manulife Financial Corporation has a gross margin of *TBA, an operating margin of *TBA and a profit margin of *TBA.Payout ratio for Manulife Financial Corporation is *TBA. Return on assets come to *TBA with return on investment coming to 8.10%.

Insider ownership for Manulife Financial Corporation, is at *TBA and institutional ownership comes to 53.70%. Outstanding shares are at 2006.17. While shares float is 1976.22. The float short is currently 0.22%, and short ratio is 1.58.

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