Manulife Financial Corp (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 24, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1172 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 19, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MFC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -5.41% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of MFC was $19.08,
representing a -6.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.36 and a
42.07% increase over the 52 week low of $13.43.
MFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as China Life Insurance Company Limited (
) and MetLife, Inc. (
). MFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.5. Zacks Investment Research reports MFC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 17.19%, compared to an
industry average of 10.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MFC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MFC as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation Index(sm)Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FVI with an increase of
8.35% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MFC at 1.31%.