Last $37.76 USD
Change Today -0.09 / -0.24%
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sun life financial inc (SLF) Snapshot

Open
$37.83
Previous Close
$37.85
Day High
$37.95
Day Low
$37.58
52 Week High
07/30/14 - $38.85
52 Week Low
08/29/13 - $30.01
Market Cap
23.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
184.7K
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
611.4M
EX-Date
08/25/14
P/E TM
--
Dividend
$1.44
Dividend Yield
3.55%
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sun life financial inc (SLF) Details

Sun Life Financial Inc., an international financial services organization, provides a range of protection and wealth accumulation products and services to individuals and corporate customers worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Sun Life Financial Canada, Sun Life Financial United States, MFS Investment Management, Sun Life Financial Asia, and Corporate. It offers insurance products, such as permanent life, participating life, term life, universal life, critical illness, long-term care, and personal health insurance; and savings and retirement products, including mutual funds, segregated funds, accumulation annuities, guaranteed investment, certificates, and payout annuities, as well as accidental death and personal health insurance. The company also provides life, dental, drug, extended health care, disability, and critical illness benefit programs to employers; and voluntary benefit solutions comprising post-employment life and health plans to individual plan members. In addition, it offers group retirement services and products, which consists of investment-only segregated funds and fixed rate annuities, stock plans, group life annuities, pensioner payroll services, and solutions for de-risking defined benefit pension plans. Further, the company provides asset management services to retail and institutional investors through mutual funds, separately managed accounts, institutional products, and retirement strategies; and offers run-off reinsurance services. Sun Life Financial Inc. markets and distributes its products through various distribution channels, such as direct sales agents, managing general agents, independent general agents, financial intermediaries, broker-dealers, banks, pension and benefits consultants, and other third-party marketing organizations. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

sun life financial inc (SLF) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Non-In...
Total Annual Compensation: C$988.5K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: C$522.8K
President of Sun Life Financial Canada and Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: C$585.0K
Chief Investment Officer
Total Annual Compensation: C$530.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

sun life financial inc (SLF) Key Developments

Sun Life Financial Seeks Acquisitions

Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX:SLF) will consider acquisitions. Dean Connor, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sun Life said, "We continue to look at acquisition opportunities in all of our four pillars. And we also continue to think about -- and this is really getting I think centrally to your question around dividends and potentially buybacks".

Sun Life Financial Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common Share and Preferred Shares Payable on September 30, 2014

The Board of Directors of Sun Life Financial Inc. announced a quarterly dividend of $0.36 per common share, payable September 30, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 27, 2014. This is the same amount as paid in the previous quarter. The Board also announced that the following quarterly dividends on its Class A Non-Cumulative Preferred Shares are payable on September 30, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 27, 2014: dividend of $0.296875 per share on Series 1, dividend of $0.30 per share on Series 2, dividend of $0.278125 per share on Series 3, dividend of $0.278125 per share on Series 4, dividend of $0.28125 per share on Series 5, dividend of $0.271875 per share on Series 8R, dividend of $0.24375 per share on Series 10R and dividend of $0.26563 per share on Series 12R. Dividends payable on September 30, 2014 to participants in the Canadian Dividend Reinvestment and Share Purchase Plan will be used to purchase common shares from treasury at the volume weighted average market price determined in accordance with the Plan.

Sun Life Financial Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2014; Provides Effective Tax Rate Guidance for Fiscal Year 2014

Sun Life Financial Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net revenues of CAD 2,372 million compared to CAD 2,374 million a year ago. Total revenue was CAD 6,315 million compared to CAD 1,218 million a year ago. Income before income taxes were CAD 589 million compared to CAD 528 million a year ago. Common shareholders' net income from continuing operations was CAD 425 million or CAD 0.69 per diluted share compared to CAD 391 million or CAD 0.64 per diluted share a year ago. Common shareholders' net income was CAD 425 million or CAD 0.39 per diluted share compared to CAD 399 million or CAD 0.65 per diluted share a year ago. Operating return on equity combined operations of 12.6%, compared to 12.8% in the second quarter of 2013. Underlying ROE was 12.9%. Net cash provided by operating activities was CAD 743 million compared to net cash used in operating activities of CAD 847 million a year ago. Underlying net income was strong at CAD 499 million or CAD 0.81 per share, up from CAD 373 million a year ago. Operating net income was CAD 488 million or CAD 0.80 per share. Purchase of property and equipment was CAD 22 million against CAD 11 million a year ago. For the six months, the company reported net revenues of CAD 4,600 million compared to CAD 4,407 million a year ago. Total revenue was CAD 12,775 million compared to CAD 5,008 million a year ago. Income before income taxes were CAD 1,139 million compared to CAD 1,046 million a year ago. Common shareholders' net income from continuing operations was CAD 825 million or CAD 1.34 per diluted share compared to CAD 801 million or CAD 1.32 per diluted share a year ago. Common shareholders' net income was CAD 825 million or CAD 1.34 per diluted share compared to CAD 912 million or CAD 1.50 per diluted share a year ago. Operating ROE was 12.3%, compared to 14.3% in the same period last year. Underlying ROE was 12.3%. Net cash provided by operating activities was CAD 910 million against CAD 125 million a year ago. Purchase of property and equipment was CAD 31 million against CAD 27 million a year ago. In 2014, the company anticipates that the effective rate will continue at the higher end of 18% to 22%.

 

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