SLF.TO - Sun Life Financial Inc.

Toronto - Toronto Delayed Price. Currency in CAD
49.85
+0.89 (+1.82%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close48.96
Open49.01
Bid49.82 x 0
Ask49.85 x 0
Day's Range48.83 - 49.86
52 Week Range35.43 - 66.44
Volume562,749
Avg. Volume2,634,858
Market Cap29.148B
Beta (5Y Monthly)1.00
PE Ratio (TTM)12.37
EPS (TTM)4.03
Earnings DateAug. 06, 2020
Forward Dividend & Yield2.20 (4.49%)
Ex-Dividend DateMay 26, 2020
1y Target Est54.46
  • Is Sun Life Financial (SLF) a Good Stock for Value Investors?
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  • Sun Life Financial (SLF) Acquires Majority Stake in InfraRed
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  • Sun Life completes majority acquisition of InfraRed Capital Partners
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    Sun Life completes majority acquisition of InfraRed Capital Partners

    TORONTO , WELLESLEY, Mass. and LONDON, July 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. ("Sun Life") (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) today announced the completion of its majority stake acquisition of InfraRed ...

  • Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Lumino Health connect patients to local health care providers
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    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Lumino Health connect patients to local health care providers

    TORONTO , June 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Connecting with a health care provider like a physiotherapist or chiropractor once you're out of the hospital can be a challenge. After a surgery or procedure, patients are eager to get back on their feet but often don't know where to access local care. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is now offering Lumino Health's Provider Search tool on their patient care pathways website.

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  • Sun Life Reports Results of Conversion Privilege of Class A Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series 8R and Class A Non-Cumulative Floating Rate Preferred Shares Series 9QR
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  • Over half of all Canadians do not know how to find virtual care
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    Over half of all Canadians do not know how to find virtual care

    In a recent Lumino Health survey, over half of all Canadians (55%) said they do not know how to find virtual care services. Forty-nine per cent of Canadians surveyed report the pandemic having negative effects on their physical health and nearly 60% report mental health impacts. This is a three per cent increase from a Sun Life survey conducted earlier in May1, which found 56% of Canadians reported COVID-19 having a negative impact on their mental health.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents

    Edited Transcript of SLF.TO earnings conference call or presentation 6-May-20 2:00pm GMT

    Q1 2020 Sun Life Financial Inc Earnings Call

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  • Innovating for Clients and advisors when they need us most
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    Innovating for Clients and advisors when they need us most

    TORONTO, June 15, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life Canada has accelerated its digital transformation to make it easier for Clients to get the help and advice they need. At a time when health and financial security are top of mind for all Canadians, Sun Life is delivering innovative solutions for Clients and advisors when they need us most. "Like all Canadians from coast to coast, at Sun Life, we're navigating the COVID-19 global health crisis," said Jacques Goulet, President, Sun Life Canada.

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  • Sun Life Announces Dividend Rates on Class A Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series 8R and Class A Non-Cumulative Floating Rate Preferred Shares Series 9QR
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    Sun Life Announces Dividend Rates on Class A Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series 8R and Class A Non-Cumulative Floating Rate Preferred Shares Series 9QR

    Sun Life Announces Dividend Rates on Class A Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series 8R and Class A Non-Cumulative Floating Rate Preferred Shares Series 9QR

  • Many Canadians relying on family and friends for mental health support during COVID-19
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    Many Canadians relying on family and friends for mental health support during COVID-19

    TORONTO , June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Canadians navigating COVID-19 are turning to family and friends to help them manage their mental health. In a recent survey by Sun Life, over half (56%) of Canadians surveyed said COVID-19 is negatively impacting their mental health. "As Canadians continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, we're here to help them," said Jacques Goulet , President, Sun Life Canada and Lumino Health.

  • The Canadian Press

    Most actively traded companies on the TSX

    TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:Toronto Stock Exchange (15,262.73, down 9.30 points.)Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX:SLF). Financials. Down 30 cents, or 0.62 per cent, to $48.09 on 24.6 million shares.Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Energy. Down 26 cents, or 1.07 per cent, to $24.02 on 15 million shares. Great-West Lifeco Inc. (TSX:GWO). Financials. Up two cents, or 0.09 per cent, to $22.47 on 13.8 million shares.Zenabis Global Inc. (TSX:ZENA). Health care. Up two cents, or 16 per cent, to 14.5 cents on 12.8 million shares.Air Canada (TSX:AC). Industrials. Down 44 cents, or 2.68 per cent, to $16 on 11.5 million shares.Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Transport. Down four cents, or 7.69 per cent, to 48 cents on 11.2 million shares.Companies in the news:Sienna Senior Living Inc. (TSX:SIA). Down 72 cents or 6.8 per cent to $9.84. Shares in a company at the centre of a nursing home scandal in Ontario fell to new depths on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Shares in Sienna Senior Living Inc. plunged by as much as 8.3 per cent on Thursday to $9.68, a near 10-year low that's almost 50 per cent less than their $19.64 close on Feb. 18. The company is the operator of the Altamont Care Community in Scarborough, Ont., named in a Canadian Armed Forces report this week for inadequate care and feeding of residents due to insufficient staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. The virus is blamed for 52 deaths there.BRP Inc. (TSX:DOO). Down $1.84 or 3.6 per cent to $48.87. BRP Inc. posted a $226.1-million loss in its latest quarter and forecasted a rougher ride ahead for sales as the Ski-Doo and Sea-Doo maker navigates the COVID-19 pandemic. First-quarter sales fell in all regions except the United States as the virus prompted dealerships and plants to shut down. The company expects a 40 per cent revenue decline in the second quarter, propped up only by sustained demand among Americans. Chief executive Jose Boisjoli said "staycations and social distancing" will work to the advantage of the power sports vehicle producer. But he acknowledged that the fallout of an ongoing recession could weigh more heavily on sales, with revenue expected to drop between 10 and 20 per cent in the second half of its financial year.Air Canada — Air Canada has increased the size of a financing deal announced earlier this week to roughly $1.4 billion as it works to bolster its coffers to deal with the pandemic. The company says the shares in the offering have been priced at $16.25 apiece. It plans to issue 30.8 million shares to raise about $500.5 million. The airline will also issue US$650 million in convertible senior unsecured notes due in 2025, up from an initial plan for US$400 million. The convertible notes will have an annual interest rate of four per cent and be convertible into Air Canada shares at a price of approximately US$15.35 per share.Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (TSX:CM). Down $1.86 or two per cent to $89.94. CIBC took a nearly $1-billion hit to its second-quarter profit as its provisions for credit losses soared due to the pandemic and the plunge in oil prices. The Toronto-based bank said Thursday that it earned $392 million for the quarter ended April 30, down from a profit of $1.35 billion in the same quarter last year. Chief executive Victor Dodig warned analysts on a call that the conditions that created those decreases are unlikely to abate soon, but said the bank has the resources to cope with such troubles. TD Bank Group (TSX:TD). Down $2.41 or 3.8 per cent to $60.29. TD Bank Group reported its provisions for credit losses soared to nearly $3.22 billion in its second quarter as it booked a profit of nearly $1.52 billion. The bank's provisions for credit losses were up from $633 million in the same quarter last year as the COVID-19 pandemic tore through the economy. TD reported Thursday its profit for the quarter ended April 30 totalled 80 cents per diluted share, down from $3.17 billion or $1.70 per diluted share a year ago. On an adjusted basis, the bank says it earned 85 cents per share in its most recent quarter, down from $1.75 in the same quarter last year.This report by The Canadian Press was first published May 28, 2020.The Canadian Press

  • Sun Life Global Investments announces securityholder approval of proposed fund merger
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    Sun Life Global Investments announces securityholder approval of proposed fund merger

    TORONTO , May 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life Global Investments (Canada ) Inc. ("Sun Life Global Investments") announced today securityholder approval to proceed with the proposed merger of Sun Life ...

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    Sun Life (SLF) is poised to benefit from improved net premiums and constant efforts to return shareholders' value.

  • Sun Life announces Laura Money as new Chief Information Officer
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    Sun Life announces Laura Money as new Chief Information Officer

    TORONTO , May 27, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE:  SLF ) is pleased to announce the appointment of Laura Money as Executive Vice-President and Chief Information Officer effective ...

  • Sun Life and Teladoc Health bring Mental Health Navigator to Canadian Clients
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    Sun Life and Teladoc Health bring Mental Health Navigator to Canadian Clients

    TORONTO, May 27, 2020 /CNW/ - A recent Sun Life survey found that 56% of Canadians said the COVID-19 pandemic is having a negative impact on their mental health; this is supported by independent Teladoc Health research. Of particular concern, 60% of those affected said they are not seeking support.1 To help Clients navigate their mental health issues, Sun Life is offering Mental Health Navigator from Teladoc Health. This complements the resources available through Lumino Health, an innovation from Sun Life.

  • Sun Life Global Investments announces vote results of Special Meetings of Securityholders
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    Sun Life Global Investments announces vote results of Special Meetings of Securityholders

    Sun Life Global Investments announces vote results of Special Meetings of Securityholders