Manulife Financial Corp (MFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 16, 2013

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Manulife Financial Corp ( MFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 16, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1258 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -2.86% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $17.38, the dividend yield is 2.9%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MFC was $17.38, representing a -4.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.16 and a 59.6% increase over the 52 week low of $10.89.

MFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as China Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) and MetLife, Inc. ( MET ). MFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.8. Zacks Investment Research reports MFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.87%, compared to an industry average of 3.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MFC Dividend History page.



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