2. As of noon trading, Manulife Financial Corporation ( MFC) is up $0.06 (0.5%) to $12.24 on light volume Thus far, 643,066 shares of Manulife Financial Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $12.13-$12.27 after having opened the day at $12.19 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $12.18.

Manulife Financial Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial protection and wealth management products and services to individuals and group customers primarily in Asia, Canada, and the United States. Manulife Financial Corporation has a market cap of $22.1 billion and is part of the financial sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 43.4, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 14.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Manulife Financial Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Manulife Financial Corporation as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, reasonable valuation levels and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Manulife Financial Corporation Ratings Report now.

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