Sun Life Financial Inc. (SLF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 24, 2013
Sun Life Financial Inc. ( SLF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3497 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SLF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -1.05% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $29.58, the dividend yield is 4.73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLF was $29.58, representing a -1.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.99 and a 56.18% increase over the 52 week low of $18.94.
SLF is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as China Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) and MetLife, Inc. ( MET ). SLF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.22. Zacks Investment Research reports SLF's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5%, compared to an industry average of 7.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SLF Dividend History page.