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Manulife Financial Corp (MFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 20, 2015

Manulife Financial Corp ( MFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 20, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1279 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 21, 2015. Shareholders who purchased MFC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -0.93% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $16.5, the dividend yield is 3.1%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MFC was $16.5, representing a -18.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.23 and a 15.71% increase over the 52 week low of $14.26.

MFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as China Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) and Prudential Public Limited Company ( PUK ). MFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports MFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 14.36%, compared to an industry average of 6.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MFC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to MFC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have MFC as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares MSCI Canada Index Fund ( EWC ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EWC with an decrease of -13.16% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MFC at 2.74%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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