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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) from Financial

Today’s top gainers include the company Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) which is in the industry Property & Casualty Insurance, gaining 1.69% today. In the last week its performance is 5.43%, and -3.48% for the past quarter. Currently, Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF has a target price of 34.02, so today’s gain of 1.69% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.50%.

Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF), has a market cap of 19968.76, and is based in Canada. Insider ownership is at *TBA, and institutional ownership is 54.40%.

At the current price of 32.45, it has a dividend yield of 3.79%, and its target price is 34.02. This is with a profit margin of 7.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.22. Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) has a P/E of 12.89, as well as a forward P/E of 10.58.

With a current EPS of 2.52, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 8.49%,Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 9.10%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 4.09%.

Performance for the year is 5.24%. Since its IPO date on 3/23/2000, the total performance to date is 7.00%.

Volume today for Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF), is 493500, while its average volume is 397.83. Whilst the total gain today was 1.69%, it did have a day high of -1.51%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.70%, and 1.24% for the month. The 52-week low for Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF has been 31.90%, while the 52-week-high has reached -7.52%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 9.70%, and its return on assets is 0.80%. Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) has an operating margin of 10.40%. With a sales growth of 466.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Sun Life Financial Inc., SLF is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.22, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Sun Life Financial Inc.? Well its PEG is 3.15, and the P/S is 0.92, along with a P/B of 1.4. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 4.02.

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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